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The Legal Genealogist

May 19, 2017

7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Frank and Katrina Basile Theater
Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center

Conquer your toughest legal terms and documents, learn the historical context behind these forms and discover those genealogy gold mines you've been hunting for with the Legal Genealogist, Judy G. Russell. Join us Friday, May 19, at 7 p.m. for "Blackguards and Black Sheep" – The Lighter Side of the Law, with reception to follow. Discover how our ancestor's missteps and misdeeds can be some of the greatest gems for genealogists.

The Legal Genealogist will also present four sessions on Saturday, May 20. You can register for the Friday session only, Friday and Saturday together or Saturday only.

Saturday Sessions Include:

  • "Deemed a Runaway" – Black Laws of the North
  • Inventing America – Records of the U.S. Patent Office
  • "No Person Shall ... Gallop Horses in the Streets" – Using Court Records to Tell the Story of Our Ancestors' Lives
  • Through the Golden Door – Immigration Following the Civil War


Friday Only | $30; $20 members

Saturday Only| $45; $35 members

Friday and Saturday | $60; $45 members

Register today!
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