Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Job Openings for the 2020 Census

A representative will be at a table in the lobby of the Largo Library from 10am to 1pm on 3 and 17 July.

More information can be found at:
2020census.gov/jobs

Friday, June 21, 2019

PGS Events for the week of 24-29 June 2019

Monday, 24-Jun-19 at 10:00 AM. Writing Your Family History--Are You Ready to Publish? If you have been in Genealogy for any amount of time, you have heard many reasons why you can’t publish. Let's get past that. Instructor: Hostetler, Local History Room, Largo Library.
Tuesday, 25-Jun-19 at 11:00 AM. Genealogy and DNA: The Basics--Learn about the types of DNA tests used for genealogy and popular testing companies. We compare the benefits of each type of test and each company’s database. Instructor: Manning, Jenkins A, Largo Library.
Tuesday, 25-Jun-19 at 1:00 PM. DNA Interest Group--Learn how to interpret your DNA test results, and apply those results to your current family history research. Join our casual group as we research and learn together. Instructor: Manning, Jenkins A, Largo Library.

Thursday, June 20, 2019

On 19 July Suncoast Genealogy Society Presents Classes on Pre-1850 Census Records and Finding an Ancestor's Home Town

From 1:30 - 4:00 PM on 19 July, the Suncoast Education committee presents two intermediate classes. One is titled "Secrets in the 1790 - 1840 Census Records," presented by Jean Van Horn. The second is titled "Finding Your Immigrant Ancestor's Home Town," presented by Ann James.

The venue is the Palm Harbor Public Library.

Space is limited so register early. Call or text Jean Van Horn at 727-744-5686 or email: jean.vh@verizon.net to reserve your space.

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Lee County Genealogical Society Features David Nelson at 18 July Meeting

Lee County Genealogical Society hosts David Nelson speaking on "Letter from Australia." Event is on 18 July at 10am in Cypress Lake Presbyterian Church (8260 Cypress Lake Dr., Fort Myers, FL).

Friday, June 14, 2019

PGS Events for the Week of 17-22 June 2019

Tuesday, 18-Jun-19 at 6:00 PM--Organizing Your Files-Paper and Electronic.  Some methods and suggestions for keeping track of your genealogy documents. Instructor: Summers, Local History Room, Largo Library.
Saturday, 22-Jun-19 at 10:00 AM--RootsMagic User Group:Questions and answers and demonstrations of how to use the RootsMagic genealogy database software program. Instructor: Summers, Local History Room, Largo Library.

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Marshfield, Wisconsin Cemetery Online

The Hillside Cemetery in Marshfield, Wisconsin provides and interactive cemetery viewer for researchers. The link for the viewer is to the left in the landing page.

Once in the viewer, click on the magnifying glass icon in the upper right of the page to do your search. Click on the individual names in your hit list to be taken to the gave location in the cemetery map.

Check it out at: 
http://ci.marshfield.wi.us/departments/cemetery/index.php