The Oneida Public Library will be having an in-person Family History Day, on Friday, August 18 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The following events are scheduled:
10 a.m. – Tour of the library history room and an overview of resources available at the library
10:45 a.m. – A representative of the Madison County Historical Society will talk about the resources available at the historical society including the genealogical library, local newspaper collection and more.
11:30 a.m. – A representative of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society will talk about the organization, its role, its resources, the conferences that it holds and more.
1:30 p.m. – Megan Barnes will talk about her work restoring cemeteries and researching the stories of the residents of the cemeteries.
2:15 p.m. – Madison County historian – Matt Urtz will talk about the records that are available at different repositories across the county.
3:15 p.m. – Attendees can ask historians from Cazenovia, Hamilton, Madison County, Morrisville and Sullivan questions about research and records availability