The 29th Salt Lake Christmas Tour for Genealogy Research will be December 1-7 at the Family History Library, 35 NW Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah. The event is known for the quality of the professional genealogists that work with the attendees on a daily basis — Monday through Saturday.
The tour will be hosted by Leland K. and Patty S Meitzler, Donna Phillips and Bill Balter. Professional genealogists include: Lisa A. Alzo, Linda Brinkerhoff, Arlene Eakle, Billy Edgington, Loni Gardner, Kevan Hansen, Wade Hone, Stan Lindaas, George Ott, Dwight Radford, and Trudy Schenk.
Tour staff includes Dick and Dee Cattaneo and Dale R. Meitzler. Tour headquarters and classes will be held at the Salt Lake Plaza Hotel, 122 W South Temple, Salt Lake City.
Topics include: FamilySearch Orientation in the Library, Irish Research on the Internet, Tracing the Common Man in the British Isles Land Records and Getting Your Irish Ancestor Over the Water.
For a complete list of topics, events and to register, go to www.SaltLakeChristmasTour.com or call 801-992-3705.
• The Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War, Sallie Peacheater Tent No. 18, will meet, 10:15 a.m. to noon, Sept. 7 in the 3rd floor Board Room at the Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive. For more information about the group or the upcoming meetings, call 842-9598.