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Genealogy Workshop | Virginia Immigration Research, 1607-1952

September 6, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm


Preregistration required: lvaimmigrationresearch.eventbrite.com

Library of Virginia archivist Cara Griggs leads this workshop focused on records from 1607 to 1952 concerning the immigration of individuals who came to Virginia. Learn about passenger lists and naturalization records as well as strategies for identifying birthplaces through records that relate to immigration and naturalization, vital records, obituaries, cemetery records, the records of religious organizations, and records from an individual’s country of origin.

For more information, contact ashley.ramey@lva.virginia.gov or 804.692.3001.

This event complements the Library’s current exhibition, “New Virginians: 1619–2019 & Beyond,” presented by the Library and Virginia Humanities, a Legacy Project of the 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution.


September 6, 2019
9:30 am - 12:30 pm


Library of Virginia


Library of Virginia
800 E. Broad St.
Richmond, VA 23219 United States
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