” Researching US Military Records “, by John Mears

September 17 Topic:  Researching US Military Records 

The presenter will discuss researching military records in the United States.  He will focus on bounty land warrants, military service records and pension records.

Bio: John Mears

Involved with genealogy for 45 years, John has been a professional genealogist for the last 15 years. He has worked in three Family History Centers – in Detroit, Michigan; in Albany, New York; and in Centennial, Colorado.  He has taught seminars for the Colorado Genealogical Society as well as beginning, Irish, and German genealogy classes at Arapahoe Community College in Littleton, Colorado and at seminars throughout Colorado. He recently retired as the Temple Recorder at the Denver Colorado Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.