Genealogical Society of South Brevard County Florida
Genealogical Society of South Brevard
Genealogical Society of
South Brevard
P.O. Box 786
Melbourne, Florida
32902-0786
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Fall Basic Genealogy Course
Wednesday, September 11 through Wednesday, October 30
Fall Basic Genealogy Course  (GSSB)
6:30 pm to 7:34 pm
Melbourne Public Library Conference Room, 540 E. Fee Avenue, Melbourne, FL
Genealogy 101 Fall Course:  See change in start date due to Hurricane Dorian
An eight week introduction course to genealogy, offered to anyone seeking to learn more about family history and genealogy research. The instructor is Lisa Crawford-McRoberts. The 8 classes are held on consecutive Wednesdays (evenings). The curriculum covers several topics and research information for participants such as census, vital records and other subjects. This is a great beginning for anyone with an interest in genealogy that needs a place to start learning. The cost for the entire series is only $35, which includes class materials and an annual membership to the Genealogical Society of South Brevard through 2020. The membership will include several benefits such as publications and full access to the GSSB website. Participants may pre-register by contacting Lisa by email or complete a registration with payment on the first day of class. Email Lisa McRoberts at LisaCMcR@gmail.com
 


Sept. Program - Things I Accomplished - Things I Have Made
Monday, September 16
Sept. Program - Things I Accomplished - Things I Have Made  (French & Canadian Heritage)
9:30 am to 11:45 am
Melbourne Public Library Conference Room, 540 E. Fee Avenue, Melbourne, FL
FCHS meeting will include a discussion and sharing session on everyone's summer research activities, accomplishments, and travels. 
 
 



Oct. Program - Navigating the Family History Guide
Wednesday, October 9
Oct. Program - Navigating the Family History Guide  (GSSB)
9:30 am to 11:30 am
Melbourne Public Library Conference Room, 540 E. Fee Avenue, Melbourne, FL
Miles Meyer will present a program about the Family History Guide, which is a website that provides detailed training for users of Family Search, Ancestry, My Heritage, and Find My Past, as well as assistance on regional research topics. He will present the topics included in the Family History Guide and demonstrate how they can be used to improve your research skills. 


Intermediate Research Class
Saturday, October 12
Intermediate Research Class  (GSSB)
Melbourne Public Library Conference Room, 540 E. Fee Avenue, Melbourne, FL
GSSB Intermediate Genealogy Course. Instructor Marian Harrison will teach an intermediate class for those who have some prior experience and knowledge of family history research and would like to begin to enhance this beyond the beginner course level. Course topics and times are pending and will be announced here once confirmed.  
Email Marian:  utterrel@gmail.com 
 
 


Oct. Program - Mytochondrial-DNA & Y-DNA
Monday, October 21
Oct. Program - Mytochondrial-DNA & Y-DNA  (French & Canadian Heritage)
9:30 am to 11:45 am
Melbourne Public Library Conference Room, 540 E. Fee Avenue, Melbourne, FL
FCHS meeting will focus on learning more about Mytochondrial and Y-DNA, discussing what these types of DNA are, and how they can be used to establish relationships.