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Tuesday, January 17, 2023
"Exit Enter Commit - Emigration, Immigration, Naturalization"
6:30 pm
Farmington Community Library 23500 Liberty Street
Tom Koselka helps us to explore emigration and immigration passenger lists from Europe coming into ports of entry to the US and Canada.  We also examine the US Naturalization process.  Did you know a woman could lose her citizenship under certain circumstances?  Over time, the questions and regulations for becoming a citizen changed. 



Tuesday, February 21, 2023
Opening the DN Treasure Chest
6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Farmington Community Library 23500 Liberty Street
This is a presentation that will weave family lore, genealogical research and DNA results into a story of revealing truths.  Join Velaine Nagy while she shares how she discovers the reality of DNA results, backed with research and realigned with the lifelong beliefs built by family oral history.  Experience the rebalancing of the family tree as omissions and secrets are uncovered.



Tuesday, March 21, 2023
"Connecting the Points on Your Family Map"
6:30 pm
Farmington Community Library 23500 Liberty Street
Derek Blount helps us review the different of modes of transportation and routes across the nation and time, and how to apply it to your map.  This is a basic, "How did my ancestors get here from there?"



Tuesday, April 11, 2023
Come Find Your Ancestors on Ancestry.com and other databases at the Library
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Farmington Hills Library - 32737 W. Twelve Mile Rd
Come join us for help with your research.  Members of the Farmington Genealogical Society will help attendees look through the thousands of databases of Ancestry.com Library Edition plus FamilySearch.org (Latter Day Saints) database.  Be sure to call the library and register to save a spot.  See you there.



Tuesday, May 16, 2023
Genealogy Jeopardy
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Farmington Community Library 23500 Liberty Street
Join us to see how good you are at the game of Jeopardy but with a genealogy twist!  We will have two teams who will try and answer questions about methodology and research techniques.  If either team doesn't get the answer, the audience can chime in.  Come join us.