Main Points/Topics of presentation: - The cities of England, Ireland, Holland, and the Middle Atlantic States grew up together and were built in the same way. - They are very different from the cities of continental Europe and continental North America. - Our cities, the North Atlantic Cities, include many of the world’s greatest cities: London, Amsterdam, Dublin, Washington, Boston, Baltimore. - Charlie Duff tells their many stories, from their birth in the 1600s to the present time
On Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 12:30 pm, Judge William O. Carr will be the Society’s guest speaker for its monthly Brown Bag Lunch series. His topic will be Wicked Women, Eccentric Women and Other Tales from the Court Records.
Judge William O. Carr performed in various executive and judicial roles in town government and the Harford County Circuit Court for more than three decades. An active volunteer for numerous organizations, including the Historical Society of Harford County and the Harford Land Trust, Judge Carr has researched and witnessed all manner of people and events.
Join us for this fascinating virtual presentation as Judge Carr tells the tales of some of the more unique and fascinating court cases from Harford County’s past.... See MoreSee Less
The Genealogy Workshop that will be held on April 14th 2021 at 7 PM is a Brick Wall Session. Attendees must submit a question on a subject in their research who they can not find information on through their research. Example, Where were my Grandparents Married?, Did my Great Grandfather have two wives?, etc. We must have the questions in advance to do the research and it can not be extensive. (Who were my mothers ancestors in England and where did they emigrate to? )
Genealogist Christopher Smithson and Mary Schweers will assist you in breaking down the Brick Walls in your family tree. Submit a detailed but brief question to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 28th and register for the virtual class on April 14th at 7 PM. Please provide a phone number in case the Genealogist needs clarification on your information.... See MoreSee Less
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