Vital records are a cornerstone of family history research because they were typically created at or near the time of the event, making the record more likely to be accurate.

Vital records can provide details about important milestones in your ancestors’ lives. They include information like the event date and place, parents’ names, occupation, and residence. The cause of death is also included in most death records.c

Family History Interest GroupThursday, April 20, 2017  12:00 PM – 3:00 PM