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Self-paced courses are self-contained and can be taken at any time.

Genealogy MasterClasses are highly-interactive advanced online courses.

SP Probing Your Pedigree: Are They Your Ancestors?

Register Now  Length: 10–15 hours Cost: $125   Today it is easier than ever to accumulate information and ancestors for our family tree. It can be as simple as pressing a button. It is all too easy to get the wrong people in your tree. Someone with a similar name in the right place can […]

SP Reading and Understanding 18th- and 19th-Century American Documents

Register Now! Length: 12–15 Hours Cost: $125 Reading and Understanding 18th- and 19th-Century American Documents Access to original documents is at an all-time high. But we often rely on indexes or abstractions done by others that may not give us all the information we need. Reading old handwriting can be challenging. This is even more […]

MC Effective Research and Reporting

Registration coming soon. Cost: $450 In these days of online databases and family trees, we are often tempted to take findings for granted. Experienced genealogists, however, understand that it is important to go back to the original sources and review the evidence to achieve the most accurate conclusions. Just as important is writing our analysis […]

MC Working with Notarial Records I: Vital Events

Register Now! $450 Meets Tuesday evenings: 16 January, 20 February, 20 March, 17 April, 15 May. French-Canadians are fortunate to have some of the most extensive surviving records in the world. The uniform membership in the Catholic church and duplicate records make it easy for us to get the bare bones of our history together. […]

MC Working With Notarial Records II: Property and Business Records

Register Now! $450 Meets Tuesday evenings: 5 June, 10 July, 7 August, 4 September, and 2 October. French-Canadians are fortunate to have some of the most extensive surviving records in the world. The uniform membership in the Catholic church and duplicate records make it easy for us to get the bare bones of our history […]