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Saturday, September 5
The Old Lutherans of Pomerania and the US  (PRG Meetings)
Another Recorded Meeting
Description:
Who and what were the Old Lutherans of Prussia, and where did they emigrate to in the United States? This group of emigrants illustrate many topics in Prussian religious, social, and emigration history. Their lives in the United States had fascinating similarities and differences from other immigrant groups. And to the delight of genealogists, they have been very well studied. If your ancestors were Old Lutherans, you are in luck; if not, their story is still an interesting window into the life of other Pomeranians.
 
Presenter: Diane Schmidt



Saturday, October 3
Those Troublesome Banns: How to Calculate the Dates from Church Records  (PRG Meetings)
A recorded presentation distributed via email link.
The presentation covers understanding the church liturgical calendar with examples of records where the marriage bann "dates" are listed.  A handout on the liturgical calendar will also be included so it may be sent out along with the Vimeo notification.
 
Presenter: Janet Mitchell