Sunday, Dec 11, 2016
One of America's Great Newspapers ~ Toledo, Ohio

Our Town Home - Perrysburg

Way Library helps residents find their ancestors

Sometimes people will ask about my heritage, or where my family roots are from. Sadly, I always used to respond I'm 100 percent Ohioan, in ignorance. 

That was until I found out my dad was actually born in Alabama -- it finally made sense why my grandmother loved Alabama football coach Bear Bryant. 

Clearly, I don't really know the roots of my family, so when I saw Way Public Library had a genealogy program on Tuesday I really wanted to try to figure out some things about my roots.

Richard Baranowski of Way Library led a class of about 12 residents through the library's subscription to an online site called Ancestry.com. If anyone is curious about their ancestors, but doesn't want to pay for the subscription, I recommend stopping by Way Library and use its computers. 

READ FULL BLOG POST

Click to comment

Quis autem vel eum iure reprehenderit qui in ea voluptate velit esse quam nihil molestiae consequatur, vel illum qui dolorem?

Temporibus autem quibusdam et aut officiis debitis aut rerum necessitatibus saepe eveniet.

Copyright © 2015 Toledo Blade

To Top

Fetching stories…