AustinGenSIG
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June 8, 2019 Topic:


Uncovering a Family Story’s Mysteries
Using Varied Sources

presented by
Phyllis Zumwalt

Have you ever wondered how a story can develop using research techniques? Come listen to the amazing story of my maternal grandfather, pulled together using varied sources which validated family stories and known data. As his story was developed, several unexpected surprises were uncovered! I’ll share the resources I used and the process I undertook to reveal the mystery of his life.

About Phyllis Zumwalt:

Phyllis Zumwalt, a 5th generation Texan, born and raised in Austin, started her genealogy research at an early age, documenting the stories told to her by her great-grandmother. She enjoys the research necessary to uncover mysteries. She has developed several stories for for her family and her husband’s family. More recently, she has expanded her research knowledge and has uncovered most of the story of her grandfather’s life. She hopes to continue learning, uncovering facts and stories, and sharing the stories with her family.

 

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Meeting Date, Time and Location

June 8, 2019
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Old Quarry Branch Library
7051 Village Center Dr. [Far West]
Austin, Tx.  78731