Fall 2022 Virtual Seminar
Zoom event with James M. Beidler
What’s New at FamilySearch and the Family History Library
Zoom event with David Rencher
Thursday, December 15, 2022 – 7 p.m. EDT
Free to all
Members may access recording for 60 days
Learn what’s happened at the Family History Library during the closure for the pandemic and what you can expect now that it’s reopened, and you can research again. Also, learn the latest features to the FamilySearch website and the exciting online collections.
Researching Genealogy at the Free Library of Philadelphia
Online Zoom event presented by the Free Library of Philadelphia
Thursday, December 1, 2022 – 7 p.m.
Where Did Your Ancestor Live? Researching and Platting Land in Pennsylvania
Online Zoom event presented by Kimberly Powell
Part 1- Thursday, October 20, 2022 and Part 2- Thursday, November 17, 2022- 7 p.m.
GSP Annual Business Meeting 2022
Election of officers and directors as well as a “State of the Society” report.
Saturday, March 19, 2022 – 1p.m. Eastern Time
Special Event: How to Navigate the Pennsylvania State Archives’ Online Resources
Online Zoom event presented by PA State Archives archivist Aaron McWilliams
Monday, December 6, 2021 – 7:00 p.m. – 8:15 p.m.
GSP Annual Business Meeting
Saturday, March 27, 2021 – 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Members only – view recorded presentation
September 15, 2022- “The Scotch-Irish from Pennsylvania through Virginia and the Carolinas” with Vic Dunn
September 7, 2022- “The Why and How of Keeping a Research Log” with Goldie May’s Richard K. Miller
August 18, 2022- “Unburying Funeral Home Records” with Michael John Neill
July 21, 2022- “Using Evernote to Capture Notes and Ideas” with Drew Smith
June 16, 2022- “Your Ancestral Methodists: Different Flavors and Available Records” with David Grinnell
May 19, 2022- “Using African American Newspapers to Find Your Pennsylvania Ancestors and More” with Tim Pinnick
May 7-8, 2022- Spring 2022 Conference: “Researching Your Eastern European Ancestors” with Lisa Alzo, Joseph Everett, Michelle Tucker Chubenko and Emily Garber
Apr. 21, 2022- “From German to English and Back! You Know More German Than You Think You Do!” with Ken Weaver
Mar. 17, 2022- “Happy Days! Find Your Family in the U.S. Census” with Beth Finch McCarthy
Feb. 19, 2022- Winter 2022 Conference: “Researching Your Irish and Scots-Irish Ancestors” with the Ulster Historical Foundation
Feb. 17, 2022 – “Vital Records of Pennsylvania 1852 to Today” with Denys Allen
Jan. 20, 2022- “DNA Ethnicity in 2022: More Inclusive, Specific, Accurate and Meaningful” with Diahan Southard
Dec. 16, 2021- “Becoming a Probate Detective: Rejoicing in the Probate Files of Our Ancestors” with Dawn King Carson
Dec. 6, 2021- “How to Navigate the Pennsylvania State Archives’ Online Resources” with Aaron McWilliams
Nov. 19, 2021- “Ten Cemeteries Tour in Fishtown” In-person event led by Ken Milano
Nov. 17, 2021- “Find Your Roots in Naturalization Records” with Stephen Szabados
Nov.5, 2021- “Penn Treaty Tour” In-person event led by Ken Milano and staff at the Penn Treaty Museum
Directions: Coming from the Roosevelt Blvd we are the first driveway on the left, after WaWa, GSP is listed on the property sign on the bottom row. The entrance is across from the Gazebo and you ring the bell to the right of Gen of PA to be buzzed in.