Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Hispanic Saturday San Diego

Please join us on Saturday, June 11 at the San Diego Central Library for

"The Importance of Citing Your Sources
and the Genealogical Proof Standard"

Presented by Mona Hernandez

1pm - 4pm
330 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101
Directions: 619-236-5800
Ask on the 9th Floor Genealogy Library in which room 
the Hispanic Saturday group is meeting

Mona Hernandez has been researching her family in New Mexico and Colorado for many years. On her maternal side she descends from the founding Hispano families of Nuevo Mexico dating back to 1598 and on her paternal side she traces her ancestors to Chihuahua and Durango, Mexico, which includes a paternal great grandfather who may have come from the British Isles. She is a founding member of the Genealogical Society of Hispanic America Southern California and currently serves on the board of GSHA-SC as VP Communications. For the past three years, she has been responsible for the production and editing of their newsletter, Huellas del Pasado. She is also the editor of Herencia, the journal of the Hispanic Genealogical Research Center of New Mexico. Her research has been published in the genealogy journals of Nuestras Raices (GSHA), Herencia (HGRC), and the New Mexico Genealogist (NMGS.)

She has published over 10 articles all pertaining to history and genealogy. She has also given PowerPoint presentations, including the one she is giving today: The Importance of Citing your Sources and the Genealogical Proof Standard.

Central Library Underground Parking: First 2 hours free with validation for library users. Cash only.

Offsite Parking in the Area: Public parking spaces are also available within walking distance.

Your host/expert Ceasar Castro has been researching his ancestors in Baja California since 2008. He has a master’s degree from Purdue University and is a member of the San Diego Genealogy Society, the Chula Vista Genealogy Society, the Southern California Genealogy Society (SCGS) and the Genealogical Society of Hispanic America–Southern California (GSHA‐SC).

Ceasar Castro castro.baja@gmail.com

Visit Ceasar’s blog (castrobajacalif.blogspot.com)

Hope to see you!

This event is co‐hosted by the Genealogical Society of Hispanic America–Southern California (GSHA-SC), the San Diego Genealogical Society (SDGS) and the San Diego Central Library.