Dakota County Historical Society
To preserve, interpret and promote the history of Dakota County.

Dakota County Courthouse

Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Lawshe Memorial Museum
Fees: FREE

Join genealogist Shirleen Hoffman as she presents how to effectively research at your local county courthouse. Courthouse records contain information about your family from cradle to grave. Births, marriages, deaths, deeds, mortgages, wills, probate files and guardianship records can all be found at the county courthouse. This session will familiarize attendees with courthouse records and research strategies.

Shirleen Hoffman is a professional genealogical researcher, speaker and consultant. She has published articles in the Minnesota Genealogist, SEPTS and the Germanic genealogy Journal. She is also a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists and APG Northland Chapter Liaison. 

The presentation will be located in the upstairs meeting room of the Lawshe Memorial Museum.



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