The Indian River Genealogical Society proudly presents its 37th Annual Valentine Seminar Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, Vero Beach.
This year the speaker will be Debra Dudek. Debra is Head of Adult and Teen Services at the Fountaindale Public Library District in Bolingbrook, Ill. She holds a post graduate certificate in Genealogical, Paleographic & Heraldic Studies from the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, Scotland, and is the author of the World War I Research Guide: Tracing American Military and Non-Combatant Ancestors – Includes a Guide to Canadian Military Research which is available in paperback on Amazon.com.
The topics that Debra will be presenting include:
- Researching War of 1812 Ancestors
- Civil War Genealogy: Tracing the service of Billy Yank and Johnny Reb
- Tracing Female Ancestors in WWI Military and Non-Combatant Records
- The Diary of Wesley Peever – A World War I Genealogical Mystery
Complimentary bagels and coffee included in the registration, found online at www.irgs.org.