Use Historical Maps to Solve Genealogy Problems Web Seminar Download

Explore maps tracing boundary changes, religious groups, political district, migration routes and more in this hour-long webinar from Genealogy Roadshow's D. Joshua Taylor.
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Historical Maps OnDemand PDYou'll Love This If:

  • you want to find useful historical maps online
  • you want to boost your genealogy with mapping tools like DeedMapper
  • you want to explore migration maps, county boundary maps, religious maps and more


Presenter: D. Joshua Taylor
Duration: 1 hour

Historical maps can guide you to previously uncharted territory in your genealogical research, helping you to discover new facts about your ancestors. The mass digitization of these maps now allows you to view your ancestral homeland online in high-resolution, and these incredible artifacts can prove an awesome asset in to your family history. Explore maps tracing boundary changes, religious groups, political district, migration routes and more in this hour-long webinar from Genealogy Roadshow's D. Joshua Taylor.


What You'll Learn:

  • how to moving beyond political maps for family history research
  • what resources are available for finding historical maps online
  • what resources are available for finding historical maps onsite
  • what software can help you leverage old maps in your genealogy
  • how to use other mapping tools such as DeedMapper to make the most of maps
  • and much more!


About Your Presenter

D. Joshua Taylor, MA, MLS is a nationally known and recognized genealogical author, lecturer, and researcher and a frequent speaker at family history events across the globe. Passionate about family history, Joshua is active in the genealogical community and the current President for the Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS). He is the recipient of numerous awards and honors, including RootsTech's Distinguished Presenter Award, the Federation of Genealogical Societies Award of Merit, and the Rubincam Youth Award from the National Genealogical Society.  He holds an MLS (Archival Management) and an MA (History) from Simmons College and has been a featured genealogist on Who Do You Think You Are? with Sarah Jessica Parker, Kelly Clarkson, Ashley Judd, Reba McEntire, and Rob Lowe. At the present time Joshua can be seen taking America through their past as a host on the popular PBS series Genealogy Roadshow.

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SKU S4426
Product Type Video Download
Skill Level Beginner, Intermediate
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