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At our last Family History Roundtable meeting, I distributed a list of genealogical websites for beginners. If you missed the meeting and would like a copy of the handout, just click on the following link: Websites of Genealogical Interest 2015
Join us on Wednesday, January 6, 7:00-8:30 pm for our Beginning Genealogy program. We will show you some of the basic records for tracing your family tree. This program is free and open to all.
Recently I was asked what the records referred to as Manhattan Bodies in Transit, 1859-1894 were all about. As the somewhat unusual title suggests, it was a New York Department of Health ledger of corpses that were transported through New … Continue reading
I am happy to inform you that the Fold3 database has been renewed. You will find the link back on our eResearch Databases list. As before, you can login in to it through your personal computer by using your Connetquot Public Library card barcode.
It is with great sadness that I report the passing of John Martino of the Italian Genealogy Group. He was one of the principal project managers and coordinators of the valuable on-line database indexes for New York City vital records … Continue reading
With Thanksgiving Day being celebrated tomorrow, it seems the appropriate time to mention an interesting fact about the holiday. Although it has been a widely celebrated holiday in the history of the United States, it was not always a national … Continue reading
Join us on Wednesday, November 18 at 7:00 p.m. for our next genealogy program. This month you will have the opportunity to ask a panel of two experienced family researchers your questions. This program is free and open to all.
Join us for our next Family History Roundtable program on Wednesday, October 28 at 7:00 p.m. Elena Florenzano will speak on the regions of Sicily, Calabria, and Campania from the 19th and early 20th centuries up to present day. This … Continue reading
The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society (NYG&B) has recently published a genealogical research guide to New York State records titled New York Family History Research Guide and Gazetteer. The book is chock full of information for family researchers. To give … Continue reading