Have you wanted to learn more about your Mexican ancestors, such as where did they live, or maybe even who came over from Spain? Do you want your children to know about their family tree? Genealogy is a fun, engrossing and intriguing hobby where you can spend as little or as much money as you like.
In this class we’ll look at the basics of Mexican genealogy. Using your laptop or a computer in the computer lab, you’ll learn how to get started, how to keep records, and how to search for vital records from both the USA and Mexico. Tips and strategies, such as what to do when you hit a wall, will be presented. You’ll discover how to use maps in your search, how to decipher documents and much more.
We’ll use the instructor’s own family tree to learn how to search online, then you’ll have the chance to start working on you own ancestry.
It’s time to start sleuthing!