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NHG 2022 Webinar Series: Dr. Deborah A. Abbott, PhD – “You Only Have a Death Notice – Now What?”
NHG is honored to welcome back Dr. Abbott, a knowledgeable and engaging speaker whom we have hosted for meetings in past years! Attend this NHG webinar on Saturday, March 19, 2022, at 11:00 A.M. to learn methods and resources to enlighten your understanding about using clues to find more ancestral information. You will also hear about how assumptions can lead researchers down the wrong path and how to get back on track if that happens.

Deborah A. Abbott, PhD, is a professional genealogist, specializing in African American research, manuscript collections, and genealogical methodology. She serves as a member of the Cuyahoga County (Ohio) Archives Advisory Commission. She is an associate with the Kentucky-Tennessee Associates, past president of the African American Genealogical Society, Cleveland, OH, and a retired professor from Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland. Educated at Tuskegee University and Kent State University, Abbott is an instructor and coordinator for the Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research (IGHR) and the Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (GRIP). She also instructs at the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG). Dr. Abbott can be seen teaching African American research on Ancestry Academy in “Needles and Threads” an educational video course and teaches monthly classes at the Lakewood Public Library and the Cleveland Public Library.


Mar 19, 2022 11:00 AM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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