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September 14, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.

Main Line Genealogy Club (MLGC)

Topic: "Genealogy Maps and Mapping" By Shamele Jordan
Where: Easttown Library, 720 First Avenue, Berwyn, PA

Google Earth is only one example of geographic information available. The Internet contains many projects showing spatial and historical data which can assist with genealogical research. We will review mobile apps, online projects and map collections which provide landownership and historical details overlay on current maps.

Shamele Jordon is a professional genealogist, producer, lecturer, and writer. Her biographical highlights include: producer of "Genealogy Quick Start," researcher for the PBS series "Oprah’s Roots: African American Lives I and II," NJ State Library grant recipient, researching Civil War Burials in Lawnside, NJ; former president of the African American Genealogy Group in Philadelphia, past board member of the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania, faculty at the Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research, Athens, Ga,, workshop volunteer at the Family History Center in Cherry Hill, NJ.

Cost: $5 (donation suggested)
Main Line Genealogy Club meets the 2nd Thursday of every month at the Easttown Library with a different program each month.
Please visit our website at www.mainlineroots.org

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Sept. 9, 2017 — Newtown, PA

Bucks County Genealogical Society Meeting & Program

10 am to 12 pm at the
Council Rock High School North Library
62 Swamp Road, Newtown, PA 18940

Back 2 School 4 Genealogy - Free Computer Workshop
Research your family history with your friendly, experienced peers from Bucks County Genealogical Society. Free use of Ancestry.com Library Edition will be available on their library computers. Receive tips or assistance from starting your genealogy research, to lookups on several databases, as well as testing your DNA, and using the latest technology. Bring a flashdrive to save any great finds!
Free admission - open to the public
Visit www.bucksgen.org for more information
or email gro.neskcub|yticilbup#gro.neskcub|yticilbup


October 7, 2017 — Washington Crossing, PA

Bucks County Genealogical Society Meeting & Program

10 am to 12 pm at the
David Library of the American Revolution
1201 River Road, Washington Crossing, PA

"Bucks County Resources at the Mercer Museum" presented by Thomas G. Myers, researcher and author.
This presentation will offer an overview of the records available to researchers at the Mercer Museum (Spruance) Library, operated by the Bucks County Historical Society.
NOTE: This will be similar to the session Tom presented in December 2016, where there were seating limitations that required us to limit the number of participants.
$5 Members / $10 Non-Members
Visit www.bucksgen.org for more information
or email gro.neskcub|yticilbup#gro.neskcub|yticilbup


October 17-21, 2017 - Pittsburgh, PA

Czechoslovak Genealogical Society International (CGSI)’s 16th Genealogical and Cultural Conference

Pittsburgh International Airport Hyatt Regency Hotel
1111 Airport Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15231

All members and non-members of the Czechoslovak Genealogical Society International are invited to participate in our Conference events.

Join us for a rich spectrum of International, National, and Local presenters. In addition to the many Czech, Moravian, Slovak, Rusyn and German-Bohemian genealogical related break-out sessions, this conference will also include optional tours of the local regions rich ethnic historical and cultural sites.

Other highlights include: a Parade of Kroje (folk dress) fashion show, a Vendor Room, CGSI Traveling Research Library, Silent Auction, Translation Service, Networking Room (Informal Regional 'Round-table' groups are forming across the nation and continue to meet locally for education and mutual assistance).

Please Note this is in 2017. The following year 2018 is the 100th anniversary of the ‘Pittsburgh Pact’ which led to the creation of Czechoslovakia in 1918! This is the same Hotel as our 2001 Conference.

Plans are still being made so watch http://www.cgsi.org/ for full CGSI Conference 2017 Information including Registration, Accommodations, Travel, Conference Program Details, Speaker Bios, Tour Information, and Discounted ‘Early-Bird’ fee options.

CGSI is a non-profit cultural genealogy group. For more information or to join CGSI visit: http://www.cgsi.org/


November 11, 2017 - Perkasie, PA - SAVE THE DATE

11th Annual Bucks County Ancestry Fair

Hosted by the Bucks County Genealogical Society
More info coming soon, featuring
• A great lineup of speakers on a variety of genealogical topics, including keynote speaker Sydney Cruice Dixon,
• Exhibitors representing genealogical and historical organizations, businesses, and government agencies with products and services of interest to the genealogical community,
• And an exciting array of door prizes.
For more info visit www.ancestryfair.org or follow us at www.facebook.com/ancestryfair.


December 2, 2017 — Washington Crossing, PA

Bucks County Genealogical Society Meeting & Program

10 am to 12 pm at the
David Library of the American Revolution
1201 River Road, Washington Crossing, PA

"Researching Bucks County Deeds" presented by Joseph J. Szafran Jr., Bucks County Recorder of Deeds
The responsibility of the Bucks County Recorder of Deeds Office is to record and maintain for permanent record all documents related to real estate (deed, mortgages, subdivision plans, etc.) and various other documents such as veterans' discharges, notary public commissions, etc. The Bucks County Recorder of Deeds office houses records from 1684 to the present. The office is no longer preparing bound books, but all official records are retained in microfilm and microfiche modes. Learn how to access these important records for your genealogy research.
$5 Members / $10 Non-Members
Visit www.bucksgen.org for more information
or email gro.neskcub|yticilbup#gro.neskcub|yticilbup



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