Finding your Disabled Ancestor

Emily Sienkiewicz

Disability is an essential part of being human. Our ancestors and relatives faced temporary and permanent disabilities just like we do now, though how they lived and in what conditions differed. Learn about types of institutions, practices, and potential records to learn more about your disabled ancestors This genealogy program is available both in-person at the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library, 8th floor AND online via Zoom. Register for either option! For details see