February 20 Topic: Miners, Ranchers, Merchants & More: Find Your Colorado Roots
Colorado was settled by people from a wide variety of backgrounds who came here for many different reasons. There are a number of online and repository resources for finding the records they left and learning about their lives in the Centennial State. Learn how to dig for their records and the stories of their contributions to the communities they created here. Even if you don’t have Colorado ancestors, you’ll come away with ideas for advancing your research.
Annette Burke Lyttle owns Heritage Detective, LLC, providing professional genealogical services in research, education, and writing. She speaks on a number of genealogical topics at the national, state and local levels. Annette has a master’s degree in English and a bachelor’s degree in journalism and is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists and the Genealogical Speakers Guild, as well as a number of national, state and local societies.