Revolutionary Roots: Genealogy with the RIDAR

  • March 9, 2024 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Robinson Research Center

    121 Hope Street
    Providence, Rhode Island 02906
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Description

Excited about the possibility of having a Revolutionary War ancestor? Curious about your R.I. family history? Join us on Saturday, March 9th, from 10-1pm at the Robinson Research Center. Whether you're just starting your genealogy journey or almost complete, our reference staff along with representatives from the Rhode Island State Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution (RIDAR) will be on-site to help. Bring your brick-wall question, or simply your curiosity! 

 

Seen here: "Return of Arms and Accoutrements in Jeremiah Olney's Company, June 10th 1776," Collection of the RIHS.

Date & Time

Sat, Mar 9, 2024 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Venue Details

Robinson Research Center

121 Hope Street
Providence, Rhode Island 02906 Robinson Research Center
Rhode Island Historical Society

The Rhode Island Historical Society, the state's oldest and only statewide historical organization, is dedicated to honoring, interpreting and sharing Rhode Island's past to enrich the present and inspire the future. Founded in 1822, the RIHS is an advocate for history as a means to develop empathy and 21st  -century skills, using its historical materials and knowledge to explore topics of timeless relevance and public interest. As a Smithsonian Affiliate, it is dedicated to providing high-quality, accessible public programming and educational opportunities for all Rhode Islanders through its four sites: the John Brown House Museum, the Museum of Work & Culture, the Mary Elizabeth Robinson Research Center and the Aldrich House.


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