Making Discoveries with Surname Variants
Misspelled, misunderstood, or deliberate? Are your ancestors’ records hidden under a surname variant? Professional genealogist and National Genealogical Society board member Terry Koch-Bostic will show that a key to successful record searching is considering surname variants and will demonstrate various strategies to build a comprehensive variant list.
This lecture, jointly sponsored by the NYG&B and the NYPL, is free and no registration is required. It will be held in the South Court Classroom of the New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Fifth Avenue, between 40th & 42nd Streets.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - 5:30pm
New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Fifth Avenue, between 40th & 42nd Streets, New York City
The New York Genealogical & Biographical Society