Holiday Party December 14, 2017 11:30am

Your choice of: Roast Beef au Jus or Harbor Baked Chicken
Bread, garden salad, roasted potatoes, and fresh cooked vegetables and then
A yummy serving of baklava pastry
Followed by: Installation of Officers 2018
Games and Door Prizes
$15 dollars per Person
Please purchase tickets by December 1, 2017
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Our Library Volunteers will be available to take your payment
or
Mail to:
CCGSI
P.O. Box 494707
Port Charlotte, FL 33949
 
 
 

 


Upcoming Events
11/20/2017 - 10:30 am
Genealogy Q&A
Mid County Regional Library 2050 Forrest Nelson Blvd Port Charlotte, FL 33952
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FamilySearch SIG
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11/27/2017 - 10:30 am
Genealogy in a Nutshell: Getting Started in Genealogy Part 1 of 3
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Tips & Tricks
STATE LAND STATES are states that owned and distributed their lands. This includes the original 13 colonies, Kentucky, Maine, Tennessee, Vermont and West Virginia, Hawaii and Texas. They use "metes and bounds" to survey the land.
[Land Records]
When you're researching the census, be sure to look at 10 families before and 10 families after the family you are researching. These folks are most likely the friends (and family) of your ancestor. They lived in communities, not alone.
[Census]
Primary evidence is personal testimony or a record created shortly after an event by a person with personal knowledge of the facts.
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