Sunday, February 17, 2019

"GG Archives" Offer a Wealth of information on a variety of Genealogical Topics

The GG Archives have been around since 2000 and contain over 5000 pages and 20,000 images. The topics dealt with include immigration, military, and more.

The site is filled with hotlinks and "rabbit holes," so be aware you may spend a lot of time here.

Check it out at:  https://www.gjenvick.com/#axzz4p5OusOtu

Friday, February 15, 2019

PGS SEMINAR REGISTRATION IS CLOSED AND NO WALK-IN REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED

We are pleased to announce the we have had a great response to our seminar coming up on Saturday, 23 February.

Unfortunately, because of that we are having to close registration for the event. In addition, there will be no walk-in registrations accepted either.

AGAIN...PGS SEMINAR REGISTRATION IS CLOSED AND NO WALK-IN REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

If you have recently registered, you will receive either confirmation of your registration or notice that the registrations have been closed, in which case your payment will be returned.

We are sorry for the inconvenience, but delighted that so many of you will be able to join us at the seminar.

PGS Events for the Week of 17-23 February 2019

Tuesday, 19-Feb-19 at 10:00 AM—Courthouse Records--What types are available, where and how to find them and their use in genealogy. Instructor: Hostetler, Local History Room, Largo Library.
Wednesday, 20-Feb-19 at 10:00 AM--Ancestry.com-- Basic search techniques for getting the most from this huge collection of databases. Instructor: Bryan, Local History Room, Largo Library.
Thursday, 21-Feb-19 at 1:00 PM--Irish Genealogy Interest Group – Topics vary monthly. Customs and culture, review of online resources, strategies for breaking down walls. Members are given an opportunity to share their ancestor discoveries, their travels to Ireland, and topics of interest. Instructor: Padgett, Jenkins A, Largo Library
Saturday, 23-Feb-19 at 8:00 AM-4:00 PM--Annual Seminar: Seehttps://goo.gl/cZJPFF for details and application. Jenkins A, B, C--Largo Library. We are at full capacity for this event.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Summit, New Jersey Newspapers Online

Thanks to the Summit Public Library we have an online newspaper database available. A total of six papers are included with publication dates ranging form 1883 to 2016 (the different papers all have individual date ranges.

The newspaper titles are: Summit Herald, Observer, Dispatch, Herald-Dispatch, Union County Local Source, and Record.

Click on the name of the paper of interest across the top of the landing page.

http://www.digifind-it.com/summit/home.php

Suncoast Genealogy Society Features "DNA Interest Group and Other Genealogy Questions


DNA Interest Group and Other Genealogy Questions” will be held by Suncoast Genealogy Society from 1-3 PM at the Palm Harbor Library.

Lee County Genealogical Society March Seminar Features Lisa Louise Cooke