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  • Posted on: Oct 01, 2011


    Saturday, October 15th, 2011


    The Union League of Philadelphia will be opening The Heritage Center, located on the ground floor of the iconic building at 140 South Broad Street. The Center will be open from 1:00-4:00PM with Civil War re-enactors and docents offering tours of the Center.

    "The Union League and its members...

  • Posted on: Sep 28, 2011

    On Thursday, October 20th Blair County Genealogical Society will host speaker Charles M. Colony who will offer a presentation about Land Records Research. 

    Charles M. Colony, P.S.U. B.A., M.S., Engineering, is a Professional Land Surveyor (P.L.S.) licensed in the state of Pennsylvania since 1981, surveyor in Mifflin and now Blair counties, and member of the Pennsylvania Society of...

  • Posted on: Sep 26, 2011



    Thursday, October 6, 2011
    Genealogy Re-writes History
    presented by Mary Groce
    7:00 p.m.
    Foxdale Village Auditorium
    500 East Marylyn Avenue, State College


  • Posted on: Sep 25, 2011

    The Lower Bucks Genealogy Club is a growing membership of individuals who share a common interest in genealogy. Whether you're a beginner, a professional, or somewhere in between, LBGC can assist you in your research into the past!


    The Lower Bucks Genealogy Club is dedicated to assisting others in the preservation of their family, and to promote interest in genealogy....

  • Posted on: Sep 25, 2011

    ESGR's Fall Genealogy Class
    Saturday, October 8, 2011, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

    The Erie Society for Genealogical Research will hold a one day "Fall Genealogy Class" on Saturday, October 8, 2011, at the History Center, 419 State Street, Erie, Pa. Time - 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

    The cost for one person is $20.00, which includes a one...

  • Posted on: Sep 21, 2011

    Join GSP and the Delaware Valley Archivist Group for a meeting of the minds on Wednesday evening October 5th 2011.  Share your repository successes and challenges with local archivists and help them understand what genealogists need from them. 

    The meeting will take place at Christ Church, 20 N. American Street, between Market and Arch Streets in Old City Philadelphia, from 5...

  • Posted on: Sep 21, 2011

    Pennsylvania Senate voting soon on better access to Pennsylvania vital records. Vitally important to genealogists!

    Want your voice to be heard but don't know who to contact? Find your PA legislators and status of current legislation HERE

    See Fiscal Note for Senate Bill 361 passed 19...

  • Posted on: Sep 08, 2011

    The Fifth Annual Bucks County Ancestry Fair


    Saturday 24 September 2011, from 9 AM until 5 PM


    FREE! No registration required.


    At the Bucks County Conference and Visitors Center

    3207 Street Road, Bensalem, PA 19020

    Join GSP and the staff of the...

  • Posted on: Aug 15, 2011




    Registration for this program is full. Thank you for your interest!


    Join GSP and NARA for a day-long program...

  • Posted on: Aug 15, 2011

    The Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania and are pleased to welcome you to