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Phthisis, Dropsy, and Diphtheria, Oh My! Death Records and Causes of Death over the Centuries

November 4, 2017, 9:30 -10:30 a.m., Godfrey Memorial Library, 134 Newfield Street, Middletown, CT - Tel. 860-346-4375

Godfrey board member Laura Hobbs will describe the various places to find death records and what is typically in those records. Her talk will focus on causes of death and how they have changed over the years. Medical knowledge is not required.

Genealogy Club is free to Godfrey Premium Members; $10 per session for all others.

Participants will have time after the presentation to do research at the library.

http://www.godfrey.org/directions.html


Get Help from an Expert

November 7, 2017, 9:30 -10:30 a.m., Godfrey Memorial Library, 134 Newfield Street, Middletown, CT - Tel. 860-346-4375

Whether you are just starting out or have hit a roadblock in research you've been conducting for a long time, we can help. Godfrey researchers will be available to consult on your research questions and help you find resources and answers. For best results, bring your information with you.

Bring your laptop to make the most out of this useful session. No pre-registration necessary.

Free to Godfrey Premium Members; $10 per session for all others.


Saturday, November 18, 2017, 10:15-5:00 PM - Welsh Society of Western New England http://welshwne.org

Monthly workshop to learn how to research Welsh roots. Bring your family tree and a lunch dish to share.
A free benefit for members; for non-members the first workshop is complimentary, further workshops are $10 per session.

Nov. includes: 12 noon-1 PM presentation on “Comparing Genealogy Website Giants “ using a handout by Sunny Morton - handout cost $3 per person.

For further information and location email moc.liamg|ENWhsleW#moc.liamg|ENWhsleW


Understanding DNA in Genealogy, Saturday, November 18, 2017, 2:00-3:30PM

The Middlesex Genealogical Society and the Darien Library will present a free genealogy program :”Understanding DNA in Genealogy”. with Peter Biggins, on Saturday, November 18. from 2:00 - 3:30pm, at the Darien Library, 1440 Post Road, Darien, CT. Please join us at 1:00pm for our social hour and chat with your fellow genealogists or discuss problems in an informal round table discussion, where you are invited to seek help or to share your experiences with others. For additional details, see: http://mgs.darien.org/meetings.htm.


Get Help from an Expert

November 18, 2017, 9:30 -10:30 a.m., Godfrey Memorial Library, 134 Newfield Street, Middletown, CT - Tel. 860-346-4375

Whether you are just starting out or have hit a roadblock in research you've been conducting for a long time, we can help. Godfrey researchers will be available to consult on your research questions and help you find resources and answers. For best results, bring your information with you.

Bring your laptop to make the most out of this useful session. No pre-registration necessary.

Free to Godfrey Premium Members; $10 per session for all others.


Saturday, December 16, 2017, 10:15-5:00 PM - Welsh Society of Western New England http://welshwne.org

Monthly workshop to learn how to research Welsh roots. Bring your family tree and a lunch dish to share.
A free benefit for members; for non-members the first workshop is complimentary, further workshops are $10 per session.

For further information and location email moc.liamg|ENWhsleW#moc.liamg|ENWhsleW.


DNA Roundtable Discussion Group: Saturday, February 10, 2018, 10:30 a.m. - noon

Co-sponsored by the Connecticut Ancestry Society and the Stamford Historical Society

Stamford History Center, 1508 High Ridge Road, Stamford, CT 06903

Join Certified Genealogist and former biology teacher, Nora Galvin, as she leads a roundtable discussion about DNA Testing for Genealogy Research. Bring your questions and your relatives who are reluctant to test! The program is free and all are welcome.

Note: The Connecticut Ancestry Society does not meet in December or January.

https://www.connecticutancestry.org/


Autosomal DNA Workshop, Saturday, March 3, 2018, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (snow date March 10, 2018)

Co-sponsored by the Connecticut Ancestry Society and the Danbury Public Library

Certified Genealogist and former biology teacher, Nora Galvin, will present a new program on Autosomal DNA. You can hear her talk about DNA and Genealogy in this "Where we Live" interview with Lucy Nalpathchil that was originally aired on August 10th, 2017 on WNPR Radio: http://wnpr.org/post/who-do-you-think-you-are-ancestry-21st-century

Danbury Public Library
170 Main Street
Danbury, CT

The program is free and all are welcome.

http://www.connecticutancestry.org.



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