Thanks to everyone who came to Genealogy 101: Where to Start last Saturday. For those who weren’t able to attend, here are links to Appleton Public Library publications and websites related to genealogy.
Did you grow up with stories about a grandfather who worked on the railroad, or a family who sailed to America? Are you related to an important person? Do those unlabeled photos taken a hundred years ago make you wonder who they are and how they fit with your family?
For those of you who are interested in family history, you may not know that the Appleton Public Library gives you access to the 1940 census. If you come to the library you can use Ancestry Library Edition for free. It is very similar to the version you can purchase for home use, but has fewer of the tree-creation tools. Search using the catalog co