Annual Business Meeting & Election and "Finding Your 19th Century Ancestors on Fold3: Is There a Better Way?”with Brian Rhinehart

Date: Saturday, November 19, 2022

Time: Business Meeting & Election 10:00 - 10:30 a.m. and Guest Presentation 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EST

Format: Zoom Program

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Cost: Free for Society members and the general public.

WNYGS Program 'Finding Your 19th Century Ancestors on Fold3: Is There a Better Way?' with Brian Rhinehart

Program Description: Ever get confused on Fold3? Learn what records are available for your 19th-century military ancestors there, and pick up some search strategies to narrow down what you’re looking for. Yes, there is a better way to search!

About the Presenter: Brian Rhinehart is a professional genealogist and speaker and is the owner of He is a graduate of Boston University’s Certificate of Genealogy Research and the Genealogical Institute on Federal Records (GenFed) in Washington DC. A direct descendant of six Civil War soldiers, Brian specializes in research and record retrieval for Civil War and War of 1812 soldiers at the National Archives in Washington DC and has retrieved military files for hundreds of clients there.

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Last updated: July 1, 2022