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Sunday July 5th, 2015 5:00PM

Basic cemetery research ''Do's and Don'ts

By Staff
GAINESVILLE - You probably know this already but cemeteries are among the most fascinating places to visit in any community. Not only do cemeteries provide genealogical information about our ancestors but they also furnish much more than names and dates. <br /> <br /> You can discover fundamental do's and don'ts of cemetery research Thursday, October 17th, at 6:30 p.m. at the Gainesville downtown library. Some of the best resources to use for successful research results will be discussed.<br /> <br /> This program is free and open to the public. For more information, call 770-532-3311 ext. 116.
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