Mapping Land Preview

George Washington as surveyor

Enjoy this preview to Mapping Your Ancestors’ Land: How to Do It – And Why Bother, with Helen F. M. Leary, CG (Emeritus), FASG, FNGS

How to collect the data you need to find your ancestors anywhere that metes and bounds are used as land boundaries.

The full webinar, along with handout, is always available in the Member Webinars section of the website. Several times a year, NCGS makes recorded webinars available to the public over a 3 day, free-play weekend. Watch for them on the NCGS home page under “Upcoming Events”. Available in the NCGS online store is North Carolina Research – Genealogy and Local History, the text for the NCGS Webinar Series.

(Image source: “Young George Washington”, from National Park Service via Wikimedia, Public Domain)

Mapping Your Ancestors’ Land Preview
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