Thursday, April 7, 2016

PGS Events (and more) for the Week 10-16 April 2016

Friday, 15-Apr-2016 at 10:30 AM--German Genealogy Interest Group, Dietz, Local History Room, Largo Library
Saturday, 16-Apr-2016 at 10:00 AM--Computers in Genealogy--Question and answer session on the use of computers in genealogy research and record keeping. Summers, Jenkins B, Largo Library
Saturday, 16-Apr-2016 at 11:00 AM--Seeking your Scots-Irish Ancestors, Moughty, Jenkins B, Largo Library
Saturday, 16-Apr-2016 at 12:30 PM--Workshop tour of the Genealogy Center showing the many genealogical research resources there. Summers, Genealogy Center, Largo Library.
Other news of interest:
Free access to Fold3 Civil War Collection April 1-15. Go to to begin.
The Family History Guide is a very good free resource for how to do genealogy, basics on how to use computers and much more. Well worth the time spent here especially for beginners. Check it out at
American Ancestors by New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS) is offering FREE access to all from April 6 to April 13 More than one billion records covering 18 countries— including the most important family history research materials for early America created by the experts and scholars at NEHGS—and all are open to anyone who registers for a free account. Start searching now at
Genealogy on Facebook—go to for a list of over 7000 genealogy-related facebook groups.

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