Due to the coronavirus the spring genealogy classes have been cancelled. Please contact the Bucyrus Public Library for more information.

These classes may be postponed until later in the year. Check back in late April or May for updates.

Hone your genealogy skills at the Bucyrus, Ohio Public Library with these free classes taught by Peggy Lauritzen.

German Migration Into the Ohio – cancelled

This lecture will focus on the strong German population that came to call Ohio home.
Summary:  Ohio was a melting pot of many ethnic groups, especially the Germans.  Most originated from the same area in Germany, and settled in areas of Ohio that reminded them of home.

The Scots-Irish in America – cancelled

This lecture will focus on the group of people known as the “Scots-Irish”.  Just who are they and what brought them to America? Summary:  Many Americans can trace their ancestry back to the British Isles.  Some have even heard that their background was “Scotch-Irish”.  We will focus on who these people were and where they came from in the British Isles.