Looking Glass Prairie Chapter, NSDAR, the newest DAR chapter in Illinois, will be having its first family research workshop. The workshop is free and is open to the public. It will be at the O’Fallon Public Library, 120 Civic Plaza (behind the Post Office) January 15, 2011 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
The areas that will be discussed are: How to begin your family search; How to organize your information; How to read census records and what they can tell you; How to look for marriage records, cemetery records, probates and wills, and obituaries.
Those interested in attending this free workshop, call 618-918-1818 to sign up.