Using Land Records: Your Key to Unlocking Family History Puzzles
Julie Saylor

APRIL 25, SUNDAY, 3 pm – *** ONLINE ***

  • Family history researchers use land records for many different aspects of their research.
  • They can help you to find or prove relationships between ancestors, break through brick walls, or even to make it possible to find and visit an ancestor’s house or property.
  • Join Maryland Department librarian Julie Saylor as she discusses how you can find and use this important resource.

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The Baltimore County Genealogical Society was founded in 1977 to help educate members in tracing their family ancestry, to collect and publish material related to genealogy, and to encourage the open exchange of genealogical ideas and experiences.

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