Helping hands helping one another with our family history & genealogy research.
Time: June 6, 2013 at 10am to June 8, 2013 at 7pm
Location: The Streets of Cumberland Gap Tennessee
City/Town: Cumberland Gap, Tennessee
Website or Map: http://genealogyjamboree.us
Event Type: jamboree
Organized By: Mark Treadway
Latest Activity: Apr 4
In the streets of the Historic town of Cumberland Gap Tennessee. Come and see reenactors in period costumes will demonstrate the skills and crafts that was required of our ancestors on a near daily basis. Revolutionary War and Civil War reenactors will also be on hand for demonstrations and talks about the period and their equipment. Native Americans, dressed in tribal regalia. Research your family trees through pedigree charts, family surname tables and the many genealogical/historical societies, which will be represented. You will learn how to start researching your family tree by attending some of the lectures and talking with other interested parties at the event. Book vendors of genealogical materials, period novels, and interesting and informative books on folk heroes such as Daniel Boone and Davy Crockett.