2017

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Getting Into Genealogy:  An Introduction

Thursday, January 12 at 1:30pm

Information on how to get started in genealogy and family history will be presented by Seema-Jayne Kenney of the Massachusetts Society of Genealogists.

Seema-Jayne is an experienced software instructor and a professional genealogist.  Her known roots are deep in New England as well as England, Germany, and Sweden.  She has a certificate in Genealogical Research from BU, completed ProGen and is an active member and officer of several genealogy societies.

 

Introduction to Jewish Genealogy

Tuesday, February 7 at 1:30pm

Researching Jewish ancestry can be a complex endeavor.  You may be able to find something quickly or you can search for years to find one piece of information requiring persistence, patience, networking and research knowledge. This program is presented by the Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Boston.

Our presenter will be Judy Izenberg, a board member of the Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Boston.  She also serves as Volunteer Coordinator and plans Research Sundays for members.  Judy also serves as the Director on the Board of New England Research Genealogical Consortium.  She is a retired elementary school teacher and volunteers teaching English as a second language and delivering food for Meals on Wheels and Metrowest Harvest.

 

Hinting Hippies & Other Elusive Ancestors 

Saturday, February 11 at 1:30pm

The Massachusetts Society of Genealogists — Middlesex Chapter will hold its monthly meeting which includes a business meeting starting at 12:30 p.m. followed by a speaker.   At 1:30 p.m. Charlene Sokal will present Hinting Hippies & Other Elusive Ancestors.   All are welcome.

 

Introduction to Swedish Genealogy 

Saturday, May 13 at 1:30pm

The Massachusetts Society of Genealogists — Middlesex Chapter will hold its monthly meeting which includes a business meeting that starts at 12:30 p.m. followed by a speaker.  At 1:30 p.m. Marilyn O’Brien will present Introduction to Swedish Genealogy Research.  All are welcome.

 

For more information, contact Rachel Sideman-Kurtz at rsideman@minlib.net