Kansas Genealogy Crash Course

Seeking your Sunflower State ancestors? In the 19th century, this Midwest plot of prairie was home to Native Americans and European settlers alike, even amidst Civil War chaos, where it became known as Bleeding Kansas.  If your ancestors lived in the vicinity of Topeka, Wichita or Kansas City, let presenter Kathleen Reid Rippel lead you to your roots in our Kansas Genealogy Crash Course. This webinar comes with two free downloads: a copy of our Kansas State Research Guide and our Kansas City Guide.


Date: Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012

Starting Time: 7pm EST/6pm CST/5pm MST/4pm PST

Presenter: Kathleen Reid Rippel

Duration: 1 hour

Price: $49.99 ($39.99 early bird until 11/29)



•       Fundamental Kansas history, from the Louisiana Purchase to the American Civil War

•       State-specific tips for tracing American Indian, English, Spanish and African-American and other ethnic ancestors in Kansas

•       Key online sources for Kansas records

•       Tricks for finding your roots from Topeka to Wichita, Dodge City to Kansas City



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