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Saturday, March 16, 2013
“Rooting Out Your Family Truffles”
Truffles are very valuable and hard to find, just like ancestors!
The Grand Army of the Republic Museum and Library in Philadelphia will host local author and genealogist Ken Milano who presents:
History of Palmer Cemetery and the Historic Burial Grounds of Fishtown and Kensington
The program is scheduled for Sunday, March 3rd at 1:30 PM.
The GAR Museum & Library is...
Beginning Your Journey Through JewishGen.org
JewishGen.org is the go-to website for starting Jewish genealogy research. Not researching Jewish ancestors? You'll find a wealth of resources and educational links that you can apply to general European research, particularly the task of locating a village or town of origin. This guided tour will...
Senator John Heinz History Center February 2013 Genealogy Workshops:
Finding Your Family’s Story: Genealogy & The Rauh Jewish Archives
Sunday, February 17, 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Join us for a day of genealogy...
Wednesday, February 13th, 2013
Noon until 2 PM
Free, but registration requested
Beginning Genealogy from Generation to Generation
Have you ever wondered about the history of your ancestors? Or perhaps heard family stories of those that came before you and wanted to know more? Avid Genealogist...
Wednesday, February 13th, 2013, at 12:15 PM
Cumberland County Historical Society hosts author Steve Zeigler, author of Answering Lincoln's Call, who will present an illustrated program about the Civil War experiences of his great-great uncle, John D. Hemminger.
Mr. Zeigler's book is the culmination of 20 years of research into...
Saturday, February 2, 2013, 10 am to 12 noon
Location: David Library of the American Revolution
Program: Wherever Did I Put It?: Organizing Your Research
Collecting data on ancestors is fun and exciting but organizing that data can become a daunting task. Methods for organizing...
The Mahanoy Area Historical Society located in Mahanoy City, Schuylkill Co., reports:
"In the past visitors to this site may have been looking for genealogical information. We are in the process of digitizing The Record American Newspaper. It is an expensive and time consuming process. When it has been completed you will be able to search records in a timely...
The Winter 2013 Newsletter of the Pennsylvania State Archives, Access Archives, is now available on the State Archives website -
MAGS Spring Meeting
April 6, 2013
"Germans From The South"...