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Middlesex Chapter September Meeting – Gravestone Conservation for the Genealogist

September 11 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Christopher White

Gravestone Conservation for the Genealogist

Presented by Christopher White

Have you ever seen that unreadable gravestone or that toppled monument and wondered what can I do to address its condition? There is a correct way and an incorrect way to remedy that gravestone. Christopher White, a genealogist, historian, and gravestone conservator, will present a program on gravestone conservation including cleaning, repair, what to do, what not to do, when to do nothing, and when to seek a professional conservator.

Christopher White, genealogist, historian, and gravestone conservator has over thirty years of genealogical research. He holds both a Bachelors and Masters degree in History from the University at Albany. His writings include a Masters Thesis; From Acceptance to Renunication: Das Ende von Albanys Deutschtum. His focus is on local genealogy, gravestone conservation, and German-American history in the Capital District area of New York.

Saturday, September 11, 10:30 AM via Zoom. Preregistration is required.


September 11
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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