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Genealogy Workshop | Virginia Immigration Research, 1607-1952
September 6 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm$25
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.