Sunday, May 20, 2018
Note change in meeting date: We have moved the date of our next Hispanic Saturday meeting from 23 June to 30 June. The meeting will be at the Family History Library in Mission Valley from 1 to 3pm. We have attached an updated Hispanic Saturday flyer. [Please also note that the date of our last meeting of the year has also changed to October 6th. Our speaker, Richard Griswold Del Castillo, will be talking to us about The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo.]
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Saturday, May 5, 2018
Rachel Ornelas spoke about taking advantage of the non-indexed records in FamilySearch.org. She gave good insights on how to find records under the new format at FamilySearch.org. She stated that are free tutorials available to all at the web site, which are denoted below.
Rachel and her husband, Juan, have been involved in family research since 2002. In 2012, Rachel and her husband received an assignment from the LDS church as Area Family History advisers for the Spanish speaking LDS units in Southern California. They are assisting the public in researching and understanding the new format at the Torrance Family History Center on the 4th Thursday of the month, except November, when it is the 5th at around 6:30 to closing time.
The house was packed and we had several members tune in via our Go-To-Meeting to hear the presentation.
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Rachel Ornelas will speak about taking advantage of the non-indexed records in FamilySearch.org at our next general Meeting in May. Please join us and learn how easy it is to find and source your records from this vast collection.
Rachel has been involved in family research since 2002. She was born in Chihuahua, Chihuahua, Mexico. She met her husband and married in Mexico City. In 2012, Rachel and her husband received an assignment from the LDS church as Area Family History advisers for the Spanish speaking LDS units in Southern California.
10 am Coffee & Setup
10:30 am GSHA Southern California announcements
11 - 12 pm Rachel Ornelas
12 pm Lunch on your own. Door Prize Drawing. An eclectic array of prizes, many geared to genealogy. Tickets $1/each, 6 tickets for $5 or 12 tickets for $10
Research till library closes.
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