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Censuses with Thomas MacEntee

In celebration of the 2020 U.S. Federal Census, the Wisconsin Historical Society is pleased to host Thomas MacEntee, Founder and CEO, High Definition Genealogy LLC. Censuses are one of the core records used in genealogical research however, it is not as simple as finding a name on a page. Thomas MacEntee will provide strategies and guidance on how to get most out of censuses when trying to locate your ancestors.

Date: 3/28/2020

Time: 9 AM - 3 PM

Location: Memorial Library, Room 126 (728 State Street Madison, WI)

Registration deadline: 3/20/2020

Tickets must be added to your cart individually. To purchase more than one ticket, add the first ticket to your cart, then go back and add each additional ticket separately. Complete the check out process when you have the desired number of tickets in your cart. All ticket sales are final and non-refundable.
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In celebration of the 2020 U.S. Federal Census, the Wisconsin Historical Society is pleased to host Thomas MacEntee, Founder and CEO, High Definition Genealogy LLC.  Censuses are one of the core records used in genealogical research.  It is not as simple as finding a name on a page.  There are many strategies to use when trying to locate your ancestors on these reports.  Here is a list of the topics that will be presented.

1. The Coded Census – Deciphering US Census Codes

2. The Other Census: US State Censuses 

3. Secrets of the US Federal Census – How Did Enumeration Really Work?

4. Street Names and Numbers: Grid Changes, Renaming, and More

$40 registration fee (lunch included) $36 for members of the Wisconsin Historical Society or the Wisconsin State Genealogical Society

In celebration of the 2020 U.S. Federal Census, the Wisconsin Historical Society is pleased to host Thomas MacEntee, Founder and CEO, High Definition Genealogy LLC.  Censuses are one of the core records used in genealogical research.  It is not as simple as finding a name on a page.  There are many strategies to use when trying to locate your ancestors on these reports.  Here is a list of the topics that will be presented.

1. The Coded Census – Deciphering US Census Codes

2. The Other Census: US State Censuses 

3. Secrets of the US Federal Census – How Did Enumeration Really Work?

4. Street Names and Numbers: Grid Changes, Renaming, and More

$40 registration fee (lunch included) $36 for members of the Wisconsin Historical Society or the Wisconsin State Genealogical Society

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