We the People: Workshop examines beginner mistakes

Sharon Burns: The Computer Club of Oklahoma City Genealogy Study Group will meet from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the CCOKC Resource Center, 3000 United Founders Blvd., Suite 201. Jim Ike will present “Don't Make These Beginner Mistakes.”
By SHARON BURNS, For The Oklahoman Published: July 7, 2014
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The Computer Club of Oklahoma City Genealogy Study Group will meet from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the CCOKC Resource Center, 3000 United Founders Blvd., Suite 201.

Jim Ike will present “Don't Make These Beginner Mistakes.” Ike will provide examples of mistakes that beginning genealogists as well as experienced genealogists have often made.

Sessions on genealogy computer database programs “The Master Genealogist” and “Legacy” begin at 10 a.m. for researchers who use or are interested in learning more about the programs.

For more information about the club and/or topics, contact Jim Ike at jeike@atlinkwifi.com, Walt Stoyanoski at waltsto@yahoo.com, or go to society’s website at www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~okggccoc.

The website also has handouts from past programs, links to genealogical and computer websites and the club’s membership surname and location research lists.

Genealogy notes

• The club will not meet Aug. 9 due to the Oklahoma Historical Society and Oklahoma Genealogical Society joint Summer Sizzler Genealogy Workshop titled “Death and the Hereafter” at the Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive.

For more information about the workshop or to register online or print the registration form, visit the Oklahoma Genealogical Society website at www.okgensoc.org.

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