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    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


  • 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....

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • The Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania and Ancestry.com are pleased to welcome you to







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


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


    1:30 pm – 3:00 pm, Christ Church Great Hall, 20 N. American Street, Phila.  

    Funded by a grant from the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities, Penn State University Libraries...

  • For many years, GSP has provided transcriptions of the Mount Moriah Cemetery records on our website. We ask that you join the Friends of Mount Moriah Cemetery in protecting the neglected 380-acre burial ground located in SW Philadelphia.

    The citizens' group is partnering with several organizations--including GSP, the Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia, Preservation...