Centre County Genealogical Society Upcoming Events - August & September 2013

Aug 09, 2013


Sunday, August 25, 2013
Family Heritage Afternoon
“Centre County in Pictures”

At the Grange Fair, Centre Hall

1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Recreation Building (map), Grange Fairgrounds, Centre Hall


Join us at Family Heritage Afternoon featuring our display of Centre County family, community, and school photos! See if we have your ancestors or relatives in photos! Some of the family names included in the photos are: Adams, Dale, Davidson, Delong, Derr, Eminhizer, Etters, Fetter, Fye, Gates, Gingerich, Gramley, Heaton, Heckman, Hess, Hoy, Leathers, Lee, Leitzel, Lucas, Mauer, Musser, Myers, Osman, Resides, Rhone, Rishel, Schenck, Sinkey/Sankey, Shaffer, Shirk, Stover, Struble, Sunday, Tressler, Weaver, Yearick, and more.

Are you curious about your family and want to find out about your ancestors and relatives? Several society members with their massive genealogy databases of Centre County people will be available to help! For those who are curious about their Civil War ancestor, someone will be ready to assist with research tips.

Also this year, local DAR members, as well as SAR members, will be on hand to help you find your Revolutionary War ancestor. Children can have their picture taken in front of the American Flag too!




Mondays, September 9, 16, 23 & 30, 2013
Genealogy 101 – Plus
Who do you think you are?
Are your ancestors missing?
A series of four genealogy classes to learn how to begin research on your ancestry and get tips to boost what you are already doing.
Meeting Room, Foxdale Village, State College and
Pennsylvania Room, Centre County Historical Library, Bellefonte.


For more information about these events and the Centre County Genealogical Society please visit the CCGS website.