Resurrecting The Past: How Cemeteries And Their Records Speak To Researchers

  • Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017
  • Time: 10:30:00
Delaware Public Archives
121 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. North
Dover, DE
  • Price: FREE!
  • Phone: 302-744-5000

Both professional and amateur genealogists have spent countless hours documenting local cemeteries. Their contributions provide insight on the people interred there, and the visible landscape. This presentation discusses the types of records found within cemeteries, and the knowledge gained from studying them. The usefulness of these records will be explored through two case studies. For more information on this and future events at the Delaware Public Archives, contact Tom Summers at (302) 744-5047, or reach him at thomas.summers@state.de.us.