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January 9, 2010 — Researching Your Irish

Speaker: Catherine "Casey" Zahn presents "Researching Your Irish"
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Secaucus Public Library, Secaucus, NJ
Directions: http://secaucus.bccls.org

Got Roots on the Emerald Isle? Catherine "Casey" Zahn, presents "Researching Your Irish," another in our Ethnic Family History Research Series celebrating immigration history with lectures about doing genealogical research on relatives from various ethnicities, including African-American, German, Irish and Dutch backgrounds.

Catherine "Casey" Zahn Bio

Catherine “Casey” Zahn is a past trustee of the Genealogical Society of New Jersey and was the 2008 program chair for the Federation of Genealogical Societies conference in Philadelphia.

A third grade teacher from the Robbinsville, N.J. school district, she has written two teacher guides for the National Genealogical Society and had two articles published about teaching children genealogy.

She was recently elected to serve on the National Council for Davis and Elkins College in Elkins, W. Va. where she is an alumna.

Zahn was the 1997 recipient of the Governor’s Teacher of the Year award for her district and is an American History Fellow for the Nathanael Greene Liberty Foundation.

Zahn often teaches adult genealogy classes throughout New Jersey.