Sunday, August 15, 2010, SFBAJGS Lecture and Meeting: Newspapers Online #general
San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society Lecture and Meeting
Sunday, August 15, 2010 Oakland Regional Family History Center 4766 Lincoln Avenue
Oakland, CA 94602
Doors open 12:30 p.m. Program 1:00-3:00 p.m.
In 2010, the San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society is featuring
speakers >from its membership, to showcase the breadth of knowledge and resources in
Topic: Newspapers Online Speaker: Janice M. Sellers
Newspapers are valuable in genealogy research because you can find information
about births, deaths, marriages, moves, business, naturalizations, court cases, and
more. Millions of pages of the world's newspapers are now accessible online, but
there is no one place to find them all. Janice will give an overview of what is
available and how to find it, and teach you some tricks and tips to find your
ancestors in the paper.
Janice is an editor and a professional genealogist who specializes in Jewish
research. She is the publicity director for the SFBAJGS and the managing editor
for The Galitzianer. She has been on the staff of the Oakland Regional Family
History Center for ten years.
Janice M. Sellers, Publicity Director
San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society