Western Pennsylvania Genealogical Society September & October Programs

Sep 10, 2013


14 September 2013


Western Pennsylvania Genealogical Society Meeting



presented by Dr. Miles Richards


Dr. Richards will discuss the life and career of Walter Forward (1786 – 1852) – a prominent Pittsburgher who served as a lawyer, a politician, a judge and Secretary of the Treasury.


10:00 am


Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Lecture Hall - Main Library 4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15213 (Oakland area)


Free and Open to the Public/Doors open at 9:30 a.m. For more information – visit www.wpgs.org or call 412-687-6811 Parking at Carnegie Museum/Library Parking Garage -- $5 all day



19 October 2013

WPGS Genealogy Seminar: Researching British & Irish Roots



Paul Blake & Maggie Loughran


This all-day seminar featuring British genealogists Paul Blake and Maggie Loughran will include lectures on:


  • Locating English, Irish, Scottish & Welsh Ancestors
  • Pre-1865 Sources for Irish Research
  • Irish Genealogy Online
  • The Best British Websites


9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Lunch is 12 noon - 1:30 p.m. on your own. Area lunch options can be found on this map.

Cost for the all-day seminar is $20 for WPGS members and $25 for non-members. $5 all-day parking fee for the Carnegie Museum/Library parking garage.

Download the Genealogy Seminar Registration Form


For more information please visit the website of the Western Pennsylvania Genealogical Society