For everyone's information, the following workshops are upcoming at
Braswell Library in Rocky Mount:
1.) Finding Your Patriot Ancestor, Saturday, September 27, 9:30-
noon, Braswell Memorial Library, Warner Meeting Room. Topics include
defining "patriot", grave dowsing, grave marking ceremonies, and how
to join lineage societies such as the Sons of the American
Revolution. Presented by Timothy Rackley.
2.) Finding Your Confederate Ancestors, Saturday October 25, 1-4
p.m., Braswell Memorial Library, Kornegay Local History Room (2nd
floor). Topics include resources for finding information on your
Confederate ancestors and how to join related lineage societies such
as the United Daughters of the Confederacy. Presented by the Bethel
Heroes Chapter, UDC.
3.) An Evening With Matthew Brady, Tuesday, November 18th, 7:00-
9:00. Mr. Wayne Ritchie portrays famous Civil War-era photographer
Matthew Brady in this program on Brady's life and work.
Local History/Genealogy Librarian
Braswell Memorial Library
Rocky Mount, NC