Applying Old Maps to Your Family History Web Seminar Download

Explore the various types of old map collections and how to apply them to your genealogy research.

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Presenter: D. Joshua Taylor
Duration: 1 hour, including a live Q&A

Master Using Old Maps in Your Genealogy

Maps are for more than navigation and when it comes to your genealogy research, old maps can lead you to some real family treasure. If you want to explore the various types of maps that exist, and how they can be used to enhance your knowledge of your ancestors, this live class will provide you with the tools and techniques you need.

Who Should Purchase This Webinar

You'll love Applying Old Maps to Family History if:

  • you're looking for new ways to learn about your ancestors
  • you want to know more about what old maps exist and how to find them
  • you want a deeper understanding of the places where your ancestors lived

In this hour-long presentation, you'll learn strategies and techniques for using maps to find your family history. You'll learn about a full range of maps that exist and how to apply them to your ancestors. By the end of the hour, you’ll have plenty of resources for locating the maps you need to find your ancestors.

What You'll Learn

Applying Old Maps to Family History features:

  • a thorough overview of the various types of old maps
  • where to find various map collections
  • what maps can tell you about your ancestors’ lives
  • strategies for applying old maps to your own genealogy research

About the Presenter: D. Joshua Taylor

D. Joshua Taylor, MA, MLS is frequent speaker, presenter, and genealogy researcher for family history events across the globe, including for Family Tree University, and has written several articles for American Ancestors, New England Ancestors, Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly, and other publications. He serves as the President and Executive Director of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society (NYG&B) and the president for the Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS). He is a host on the popular PBS series, Genealogy Roadshow.

Additional Info
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SKU R6162
Product Type Video Download
Runtime 1 hour
File Type MP4, PDF
Author/Speaker/Editor D. Joshua Taylor
Skill Level Intermediate
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