"Intro to U.S. Church Records: Why We Care Where Grandma Went to Church" with Sunny Morton


Date: Saturday, October 8, 2022, 2022

Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EST

Format: Hybrid Program

  • In-person at the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library, Central Meeting Room, 1 Lafayette Square, Buffalo NY 14203.
  • Virtual via Zoom
    [Register in advance online at: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUvd-2prT0oEtzdDe5a_YD04By9fwkcf_rl
    After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.]

    Cost: Free for Society members and the general public.

    WNYGS Program 'Intro to U.S. Church Records: Why We Care Where Grandma Went to Church' with Sunny Morton

    Program Description: U.S. church records of many denominations can reveal ancestors’ vital events, family relationships, overseas birthplaces and other residences and religious lives. From the co-author of the acclaimed book How to "Find Your Family History in U.S. Church Records," learn what these records may look like, how to identify an ancestral church, locate extant records and access them.

    About the Presenter: Sunny Morton is a longtime Contributing Editor at Family Tree Magazine; Content Manager for YourDNAGuide.com; contributor to FamilySearch’s blog; and past Editor of Ohio Genealogy News. She is author of Story of My Life: A Workbook for Preserving Your Legacy, now in its 2nd edition, and won the National Genealogical Society's prestigious Book Award for How to Find Your Family History in U.S. Church Records, co-authored with Harold Henderson, CG.


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    Last updated: July 1, 2022