CranGenClub June Mtg: Jen Baldwin, "Fraternal, Benevolent, and Secret Societies and Records"
During the 1800s, 1 in every 7 people in the United States was a member of a fraternal society. Explore the various types of organizations and understand how they differ from each other and gain your own secrets to accessing their record collections.
Our presenter: Jen Baldwin has been pursuing her family history since she was ten years old, enjoying her grandmother's stories - and her cookies. She is currently the North American Acquisition & Evangelism and Global Ambassador Program Lead for FindMyPast, and was part of the research team for Genealogy Roadshow, on PBS. She is the author of course materials for the National Institute of Genealogical Studies. Learn more about Jen and Ancestral Journeys