Learnin’ @ the Library: More Genealogy

The Dighton Public Library invites all to a demonstration of the Library’s subscription to Heritage Quest city directoryOnline, a complement to the well-known Ancestry.com on Thursday, October 15 at 7:00 PM.

Heritage Quest offers researchers:
    •  the complete 1790 – 1940 federal census, including additional records such as mortality and Indian Census Rolls;
    • the complete Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land record collection;
    • Freedman’s Bank Records;
    • the Periodical Source Index Archive (PERSI);
    •  and an expanded collection of genealogy and local history books and city directories.
    • This session will show participants how to start a search on an ancestor, move around Heritage Quest, and use some of the added features that Heritage Quest provides the user.
    • For more information, please contact Jocelyn at jtavares@sailsinc.org.