Genealogy classes start March 11

HOLLIDAYSBURG -?The Blair County Genealogical Society will be having free genealogy classes at 7 p.m. March 11, 18 and 25 at 431 Scotch Valley Road.

Each class will be one hour and will offer the opportunity to tour the library after each class.

The first class will introduce beginners to how to organize their information and where to find that information.

The second class will introduce participants to court records, such as deeds, wills, marriage applications and other records, from the Blair County Courthouse. They will be instructed on how to find information in each of these books and how they are useful for research.

These books are stored at the library.

The third class will include the DNA research, Internet resources, maps, county and township lines and military information.

Register by emailing administrator@bcgslibrary.

org or calling 696-3492.