Topic: Tracing Native American Ancestry

Date: Thursday, March 12

Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm

Location: Downtown Location

Cost: FREE

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Have you every wondered if your family tree includes Native American heritage? If so, register today and join us to learn about the process of researching Native American ancestry and resources for researching ancestry in this FREE community event on Thursday, March 12th, at 12:00 pm at our Downtown location.

During this event local attorney for California Indian Legal Services and member of the Navajo Nation, Mica Llerandi, will teach attendees about tracing their Native American ancestry, and will discuss:

  • Brief History of Indian Relocations
  • Brief History of Federal Recognition as applied to Tribes
  • Summary of Key Terms and Phrases
  • How to being process of researching ancestry
  • Resources for researching ancestry
  • For Indian Adoptees—how to file a petition to unseal birth records