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''' SwedGen Tour 2013/Swedish Genealogy Day in the FamilySearch Library''' –''' Saturday, October 12''' -The Oakland FamilySearch Library will be hosting the SwedGen genealogists and Kathy Meade, North American representative for ArkivDigital for an amazing day of Swedish research classes and individual 30 minute consultationsTopics include: ArkivDigital (Using Swedish church records online); DISBYT,DIS family tree database (The Computer Genealogy Society of Sweden); EmiWeb (covering immigration & emigration); Lantmäteriet (Swedish mapping, cadastral & land registration authority); Swedish online and CD resources and Swedish culture. Instructors: Anna-Lena Hultman, Västergötland, Sweden; Anneli Andersson, Dalsland, Sweden; Charlotte Börjesson, Stockholm, Göteborg, Södermanland, Sweden; and Kathy Meade, Chicago, IllinoisCheck our Classes page for further information, pre-registration and appointments for one-on-one consultations or &nbsp;[http://www.oaklandfhc.org/documents/Oakland_Swedish_Genealogy_Day_Flyer.pdf '''Click for Printable Flyer'''] There will be no fee for this seminar. '''This is a unique opportunity for the serious Swedish researcher!'''
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<BR> LIBRARY CLOSED MAY 27 FOR MEMORIAL DAY!  Visit an ancestor.  Check out a cemetery! Celebrate your heritage!
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<BR>FRIDAY, JUNE 23 - JOIN US FOR IRISH RESEARCH ONLINE - Instructor, Janice Sellers APG - Once upon a time, searching for Irish ancestors required learning the townland of origin, or at least the county, before you could even consider crossing the AtlanticWhile that is still helpful, it is now often possible to find a family without that information by using the wealth of records that have gone online in the last couple of years. This class will cover some of the many resources available online for Irish research. Please pre-register at [mailto:fhcoakland@gmail.com fhcoakland@gmail.com] or 510-531-3905.
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<BR> GENEALOGICAL RESEARCH WORKSHOP – Thursdays - Need some help with your Swedish research?  Join our experts on Thursdays between 10A and 4P for some individual assistanceNo appointment necessary.
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<BR>'''Get the Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge in one visit!''' [https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Oakland_California_FamilySearch_Library/Boy_Scout_Workshop Information and registration]&nbsp;
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| content=The Oakland California FamilySearch Library is one of the largest and most accessible centers for genealogical research in California.  Besides providing free access to numerous subscription websites included but not limited to ancestry.com, Fold 3, Genealogy Bank, and vitalsearch-worldwide.org, we also have over 9,000 volumes of books, periodicals, family histories, city and county histories, city directories, plus over 37,000 reels of microfilm and 9,000 microfiche containing millions of local vital records and historical census data from all over the world.
 
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FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.


Library is Fragrance Free!

Coming Events


LIBRARY CLOSED MAY 27 FOR MEMORIAL DAY! Visit an ancestor. Check out a cemetery! Celebrate your heritage!


FRIDAY, JUNE 23 - JOIN US FOR IRISH RESEARCH ONLINE - Instructor, Janice Sellers APG - Once upon a time, searching for Irish ancestors required learning the townland of origin, or at least the county, before you could even consider crossing the Atlantic. While that is still helpful, it is now often possible to find a family without that information by using the wealth of records that have gone online in the last couple of years. This class will cover some of the many resources available online for Irish research. Please pre-register at fhcoakland@gmail.com or 510-531-3905.


GENEALOGICAL RESEARCH WORKSHOP – Thursdays - Need some help with your Swedish research? Join our experts on Thursdays between 10A and 4P for some individual assistance. No appointment necessary.


Get the Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge in one visit! Information and registration 


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Oakland FSL
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4766 Lincoln Avenue
Oakland, California
510-531-3905

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Thu-Sat: 10:00 am – 4 pm
Sun-Mon: Closed
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Oakland California FamilySearch Library

The Oakland California FamilySearch Library is one of the largest and most accessible centers for genealogical research in California. Besides providing free access to numerous subscription websites included but not limited to ancestry.com, Fold 3, Genealogy Bank, and vitalsearch-worldwide.org, we also have over 9,000 volumes of books, periodicals, family histories, city and county histories, city directories, plus over 37,000 reels of microfilm and 9,000 microfiche containing millions of local vital records and historical census data from all over the world.








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