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    Research Family History in 2020

    The cold days of winter often lead to more time inside and more time to take on new projects.  If you have ever thought about studying your genealogy, this could be a great time for you to start.  There are many resources available in Bel Air, including workshops being held throughout the year, that can help steer you in the right direction no matter if you are a beginner or a more experienced researcher. Genealogy is the study of families, family history and tracing of lineages.  Historically, many family histories were passed down from generation to generation through storytelling or word of mouth. Now with the ability to do internet research, we have many more places we can acquire information. Researching family history can take a lot of time, energy, and resources.  We are fortunate to have great resources at our fingertips in Bel Air!  The Historical Society of Harford County, located at 143 North Main Street, has many records you can access to help you get started if your family is from Harford County.  There are several times each month that you can go to Headquarters and get help from someone who is an expert in family history research.  …Read More ยป

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