Seattle Genealogical Society

Seattle Genealogical Society

2nd Saturday: Trails West: Crossing the Continent 1840-1869

Please join SGS and Mary Kircher Roddy for "Trails West: Crossing the Continent 1840-1869": Before the transcontinental railroad was completed Easterners and Mid-Westerners began to settle the West.  How did they get there and what was the journey like?  Presentation covers overland and water routes with descriptions of the journey and using clues to discover how and when your ancestor traveled.

Date: 
Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Speaker: 
Mary Kircher Roddy