Meet the Naugatuck Family tree Membership through Zoom | Group occasions
NAUGATUCK – The Naugatuck Valley Family tree Membership will meet through Zoom at 10:30 am on Saturday March 13.
After a short enterprise assembly, Toni McKeen will current “The Immigrant Expertise”. Ms McKeen will focus on what it was like for immigrants to go away their hometowns, what motivated mass emigration, how immigrants arrived at main ports, the troublesome crossing of the Atlantic, the method by way of Ellis Island and the difficulties they as soon as confronted. they arrived.
She’s going to present paperwork together with well being inspection playing cards, telegrams and different objects concerned within the immigration course of and supply a greater understanding of how immigration data are organized and accessed.
Ms. McKeen, a Ridgefield resident, is a well-liked speaker at genealogical societies within the New York, Connecticut, New Jersey, Boston and Lengthy Island areas.
She is a member of a number of genealogical organizations and president of the Newtown Family tree Membership.
There is no such thing as a value for the assembly. Members will obtain e-mail invites to the Zoom assembly. Non-members can request an invite by sending their full title, tackle, telephone quantity, and e-mail tackle to [email protected] no later than Thursday March 11.
House is proscribed. For extra data, name Dick Kreitner at 203-881-8181.