Posted By:Robert Jerin
Subject:Denver Colorado seminar
Post Date:February 15, 2004 at 20:26:40
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Forum:Upcoming Genealogy Events Forum
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Saturday, MARCH 20TH, 2004
8:30AMto 4:00pm

Thousands of immigrants came from the region of the old Habsburg Empire aka Austria Hungary, from the Kingdom of Croatia and what is now northern Serbia. They came to Colorado and other states to work in mines and other labor intensive occupations.

If you are interested in learning more about your Croatian (regardless of ethnic group) Heritage and Family Roots, then you will want to sign up for this seminar:
History of Croatia, origin of Croatians
How our ancestors lived in the “old country”
Croatian immigration to America, the four waves
The immigrant journey to America
How they lived in America
Getting started with your family tree
Do’s and don’ts
Locating records (in the US and in Europe)
Immigrant ship manifests
Records in Croatia
Birth Records
Marriage Records
Death Records
US census records
Finding records in Croatia
Translating Croatian records
Translation of given names (with Croatian, English and Latin)
Meaning of surnames and categories of surnames
Figuring Family relationships
Church records for Socice will be available for this seminar
And lastly a demonstration of how to use the interent

66 page handbook “Searching for your Croatian Roots” for each person attending

We are limiting the attendance so pre-registration is required.

Please email me for registration details:

Robert Jerin