Genealogy seminar is Aug. 1
The 40th annual Kentucky Genealogical Society Seminar, Aug. 1 in downtown Frankfort, will feature family historian and writer John Philip Colletta.
The seminar, from 8:45 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History, will include sessions on these topics:
■ Breaking through brick walls.
Never miss a local story.
■ Assembling and writing a narrative family history.
■ Records of the federal courts, 1789-1911.
■ Snares of yesteryear's English.
A buffet lunch will be available to those who register by July 22. Details and registration information are online at Kygs.org. Send inquiries by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by postal mail to KGS, P.O. Box 153, Frankfort, Ky. 40602.