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Free Webinar

Out to Sea: Researching Mariner Ancestors in New England

Thursday, April 22, 3:00 – 4:00 PM EDT

For many living in New England during the 17th through 19th centuries, their livelihood and even survival was inextricably linked to the sea. In this webinar genealogist Susan Donnelly will provide a brief history of mariners in New England, discuss major ports and sources of industry, highlight key records, and demonstrate how to reconstruct your ancestor’s life on the sea and along the shore.