Pierre Family History Center Classes


Classes are held on the second Saturday morning of the month at 9:30.
506 N. Jefferson, Pierre, SD



2014 Class Schedule and PDF Handouts. Handouts will be available by Friday before the class:


January 11 - Beginning Genealogy: Where to start  Class Handout PDF

February 8 - Beginning Genealogy: Organizing your research - Paper and Computer  Class Handout PDF

March 8 - Genealogy and the Internet: Resources and Internet research at the Family Search Center   Class Handout PDF

April 12 - Genealogy and the Internet: Overview of the LDS FamilySearch Family Tree

May 10 - Genealogy and the Internet: Finding and Adding Sources to the LDS FamilySearch Family Tree

June 14 - Genealogy and the Internet: Resources and General Internet Research Class Handout PDF      Internet Research Forms PDF

July 12 - Genealogy and the Internet: New Helps on FamilySearch Family Tree and in the Family History Center

August 9 - Cancelled

September 20 - Genealogy and the Internet: Blogs and YouTube   Class Handout PDF

October - No Class

November - No Class

December - No Class


Handouts from Past Classes

Climbing that brick wall  PDF

Documenting your research  PDF

Cemetery and gravestone records  PDF

Write your personal history in one hour    PDF

Questions asked in each US Census, and hints on using them   PDF

Finding your veterans and their military records    PDF

Archaic words for: Family Relationships, Occupations, Medical Terms    PDF

Reading Early American Handwriting  PDF

Writing Your Own Story  PDF

Writing Historical Life Stories of Your Ancestors  PDF



Go to Pierre/Ft. Pierre Genealogical Society Website