Were your ancestors from Germany? If you’ve done genealogical research in the U.S., you may have discovered German handwritten original records that are nearly impossible to translate at first glance! This class will provide an overview of the three types of old German scripts commonly found in old records and old letters. Gaining an understanding of the different styles of scripts will help you in your genealogical research and researching old letters. Various handwriting websites will be shared to help you further your research for handwritten original records—your primary source when researching your ancestors.