9:00 am — Registration and Morning Refreshments
9:15 am - Welcome and Housekeeping — President Tom Gerke
9:30 am - A GENEALOGIST'S OUTLINE OF GERMAN HISTORY SINCE 1517 The major events from the time of Martin Luther to the early 20th Century
11:00 am —RESIDENTIAL REGISTRATION IN GERMANY
How and why it started and who was registered
12:15 pm — Buffet Lunch
12:45 pm - ANNUAL OHIO CHAPTER MEMBERSHIP MEETING AND ELECTION
1:15 pm - GERMAN CENSUS RECORDS Demystifying the German census records
2:30 pm - COMMUNICATING WITH AGENCIES AND INDIVIDUALS IN EUROPE
How to get assistance from churches, civil registrants, and others.
3:30 pm – ADJOURN
SEMINAR WILL BE HELD AT DER DUTCHMAN RESTAURANT, 445 JEFFERSON AVE, U.S. RTE. 42, PLAIN CITY, OHIO 43064, ON SATURDAY, APRIL 28, 2018, 9:00am til 4:00pm
Fees include syllabus, seminar sessions, vendor showcase, Breakfast Der Dutchman pastries, coffee and juice and full Buffet lunch including Broasted Chicken and Roast Beef, Mashed Potatoes, Noodles, Stuffing, Vegetables, Salad, Rolls, and Dessert
Joe Stamm, 3930 Lander Road, Chagrin Falls, OH 44022-1329, questions? firstname.lastname@example.org
The Ohio Chapter of Palatines To America (PAl-Am) is a regional German-American genealogical organization. It is part of The Palatines To America, a national genealogical society of persons researching German-speaking ancestry, with emphasis on European migration from the Germanic regions of Europe to North America (primarily the United States and Canada).
The Palatines To America German Genealogical Society was founded in 1975 with headquarters in Columbus, Ohio. National Library Collection is now housed in the Columbus Metropolitan Library on 96 S Grant Ave. in Columbus, Ohio 43215 temporarily at Former Whitehall Branch Library, 4371 E. Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio. To contact the Ohio Chapter write to PO Box 302, Worthington, OH 43085.
Ohio Chapter Officers & Committee Members CLICK HERE.
Read the history of the Ohio Chapter PalAm CLICK HERE (PDF format).
The Palatines to America’s collection of genealogy books is now housed in the Columbus Metropolitan Library.
Please check with the library to confirm these times.
Hours: Mon-Thur: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. Fri: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sat: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sun: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.