Submitted by Darcy Boock. SCVGS

RIVER FALLS, WI -- Join St. Croix Valley Genealogical Society for its meeting on May 17, 2018 for "Stump the Genealogist." The meeting will feature professional genealogist and speaker, Paula Stuart-Warren. Bring your questions, especially those that relate to brick-wall problems, and ask a professional. Paula should be able to give you direction to take your research to the next level. Even if you have no questions to ask, this is always a very informative session. 

Paula Stuart-Warren, Certified Genealogist, is an internationally recognized genealogical educator, researcher, and consultant focusing on unusual resources, manuscripts, methodology, and analyzing records. She specializes in Midwestern research; Native American research; the Works Progress Administration (WPA); railroad records; the fur trade; emigration, immigration, and naturalization records; court records; federal records; Catholic records, and numerous other areas. She spends extensive research time at state archives, historical societies, and at various locations of the National Archives. Eight of her foreign born ancestors chose Wisconsin as their first place to settle in the U.S. Of those, five then moved to Minnesota.

The meeting starts at 7:00 p.m. in the main floor meeting room of the River Falls Public Library. All are welcome. If you have questions, please contact Darcy at 715-307-5149.