Thursday, April 13, 2017

Genealogical Society To Host Talk April 26th

"The Niagara County Genealogical Society will be hosting the free program "Organizing Your Genealogy" on Wednesday, April 26th at 7pm at 215 Niagara St., Lockport.

Did you turn your calendar to a new year and vow to get your genealogy papers and files organized this year? Join us as Michelle Ann Kratts teaches us the key principles and basic strategies for organizing our genealogy research.

Michelle Ann Kratts is a former Niagara Falls City Historian, a local history and Adult Services Librarian at the Lewiston Public Library and has written, edited or contributed to several books of local interest including: "The Missed: Tales of Spirit and Tragic End at Niagara", "Haunted: True Tales of Niagara", "Anna Edson Taylor, the Queen of Oakwood", "Angels on the Battlefield: Niagara’s Civil War Past", "The Italians of Niagara Falls" (Vols. I and II), "Buon Appetito: Niagara’s Early Italian-American Culinary Traditions", "From the Mouth of the Lower Niagara River" and most recently, "Niagara Falls in World War II".

Michelle holds degrees from Niagara University, the University of Toronto and the University of New York at Buffalo.

The public is welcome, we hope to see you there!!"

Niagara County Genealogical Society
215 Niagara St,
Lockport, New York 14094

This is in the same building that holds the Niagara County Historical Society.
Parking is on Niagara Street.