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Family History Month: Legalese for Genealogists

  • Dates: October 9, 2016
  • Address: 900 Library Plaza Fort Wayne, IN 46802
  • Times: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
  • Admission: Free
  • Phone: (260) 421-1225
  • Website: Visit Website
  • Email: E-mail
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Legalese for Genealogists – David Singleton, Discovery Center.
Are you stumped on where to look for a birth certificate or divorce record? Are you confused by all of the legal jargon in your ancestor’s will? This presentation may help solve those mysteries. Attorney, David Singleton, will discuss many common legal terms with simple explanations as well as provide examples of where you might find records. He also will answer questions you may have on archaic legal terms you have discovered in your ancestors’ documents. Please submit these terms to Genealogy@ACPL.Info prior to the presentation.*
*Please note that there will be no legal advice given during this talk. The purpose of this presentation is solely to provide a general understanding of legal terms.

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