“Why didn’t my ancestor Naturalize?” Navigating U.S. Naturalization Records
United States naturalization records are one of the most misunderstood and difficult to find record types for genealogists to tackle in United States research. Before 1906, these records are inconsistent in what they contain and can be very cumbersome to locate. Check them out, you never know what a naturalization record MAY contain!
Danielle Batson, Accredited Genealogist, Masters in Library Science served as a United States and Canada reference consultant at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City from 2000 to 2013. Her duties at the Family History Library include teaching genealogical classes to staff and patrons including Midwest research, Probate records, and Naturalization.
This presentation has been prerecorded allowing our participants to view the class on the Gainesville Library Branch’s large screen TV. This program is hosted by FamilySearch.
Time: 10:15 a. m. - Noon
Webinar is free and open to the public