We the People: Genealogy group to examine 'other census'

Sharon Burns: Federal Population Schedules are not the only census records kept by the government.
BY SHARON BURNS sburns@opubco.com Published: May 6, 2013
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Genealogy cruise

The 10th annual Legacy Family Cruise will be Sept. 22 through Oct. 7 on the Celebrity Millennium. Ports include San Francisco; Cabo San Lucas and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico; Puerto Quetzal, Guatemala; Puntarenas, Costa Rica; Panama Canal cruising and Colon, Panama; Cartagena, Columbia; and Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

Speakers will be Megan Smolenyak, “Trace Your Roots with DNA,” “Find That Obituary, Online Newspaper Research”; Karen Clifford, “Genealogy Secrets,” “Left Only a Trace, and “Fact or Fantasy”; Barbara Renick, “Eleven Layers of Online Searches,” and “Think You Know How to Search Library Catalogs? Think Again!”; Geoff Rasmussen, “Digital Cemeteries and Mobile Apps” and sessions on Legacy by Dave Berdan, Geoff Rasmussen and Ken McGinnis.

For more information, a list of speakers and to register, go to www.legacyfamilytree.com and click on the link “2013 Panama Canal.”