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Czech-Slovak CAGC SPEAKER: Vera Broyles "Immigrants-Why?-Newspapers for Clues"

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For our Guest Speaker: Vera Broyles, June 4, 2022, SATURDAY, we are meeting IN-PERSON & Hybrid Zoom at the Orange Family History Library at 674 S Yorba St, Orange, CA 92869 near the 55 freeway.


Fifty years ago, Vera began asking questions of her family members about her ancestry. For the past 26 years, she has been actively assisting others to find their ancestors. Vera was a staff member at the Oakland Family History Center. She has also served at the Orange Family History Center and the Sacramento Family History Center. Vera will share her strategies for delving into various websites, links, and databases. She will talk about how to find the filmed and scanned databases of newspapers, libraries, and archives.
TOPIC: "Immigrants-WHY Did they Leave their Homeland? Newspapers for Clues"

Did your Ancestor leave the farm, village, County, Country, family etc?

Was it…. ????
Work / Income
Avoiding Jail
Marriage status
…. Or …
Natural Disasters ….

Where did they leave from?
To where? and Why?

Many of your answers just might be in Black & White!!!!

Looking ahead to our 2022 BI-Monthly meeting dates IN-PERSON/Hybrid Zoom format: Sat August 6th, Sat October 1st, Sat December 3rd Christmas party.

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