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HeritageQuest and FamilySearch Overview

Date: Wednesday, September 25, 2019 • 12:30PM - 2:30PM

Location: Hilton Head

Address: 1 Sand Shark Drive, Hilton Head, SC 29928

Phone: (843) 415-5978

HeritageQuest and FamilySearch Overview

Presented by Susan Dobbs

Heritage Library Head Librarian

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

12:30pm - 2:30pm

Classroom 115 at USCB, Hilton Head Campus

Heritage Quest is a family history database that includes access to: census data, wills and probates, immigration records, public records, Revolutionary War Pension data, Freedman’s Bank records, historical maps, some land records and access to state and some international sites. This database can be accessed at Heritage Library or at home with a Heritage Library membership. Family Search is a free site offered by the Latter Day Saints Church/Family History Library in Salt Lake City. An overview of the site will be provided as well as a demonstration of where the digitized versions of the LDS’ microfilmed records for the US and all foreign countries.