Local Societies

Where to Research in Carroll County, Maryland – Other Potential Resources- Part 2

This is the eleventh and final post in my series of postings on doing research in my home county of Carroll in Maryland. For the background and history of Carroll County, Maryland, please see my initial post titled “Where to Research in Carroll County, Maryland – The Carroll County Genealogical Society”. Other Potential Resources Many of the following societies and […]

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Society Saturday – Immigration and Naturalization Records at the Maryland State Archives

Posted on September 12, 2015 in Local Societies, Society Saturday

The Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting on Monday, September 21, 2015 at 7:30 PM features Michael G. McCormick. Michael G. McCormick has been Director of Reference Services at the Maryland State Archives since January 2004. He oversees the operation of the public search room and the mail research program, directing the activities of ten professional and paraprofessional employees. Prior […]

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Society Saturday – Online Books & Primary Documents

Posted on November 15, 2014 in Local Societies, Society Saturday

The Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting on Monday, November 17, 2014 at 7:30 PM features Sandra MacLean Clunies, CG, who has been certified by BCG since 1993 and has served as President of the National Capital Area Chapter of APG and on the APG Board of Directors. A past winner of the NGS Family History Writing Contest and the […]

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Society Saturday – Using a Timeline to Break Down Your Brick Walls

Posted on October 4, 2014 in Local Societies, Society Saturday

The Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting on Monday, October 20, 2014 at 7:30 PM features Jane Thursby, who began her family research when she found her father’s baby book among her grandmother’s items over twenty years ago.  The baby book contained a 5 generation family tree with names she had never heard.  The quest was on. Jane will be presenting […]

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Society Saturday – A Mid-Summer Genealogical Event!

Posted on July 5, 2014 in Local Societies
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Society Saturday – Dig Up Your Ancestors Online!

Posted on May 17, 2014 in Local Societies

The Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting on Monday, May 19, 2014 at 7:30 PM features Eileen Souza, PLCGS, the society’s current president and a professional genealogist, who specializes in Maryland research. She holds a Certificate in Genealogical Studies from the National Institute of Genealogical Studies and is the author of “Research in Carroll County,” published in the August 2012 […]

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Society Saturday – CCGS April 21, 2014 Meeting

Posted on April 5, 2014 in Local Societies

The Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting on Monday, April 21, 2014 at 7:30 PM features Debra Hoffman, a noted genealogical speaker, who specializes in Maryland research and holds a Family History Certificate from Brigham Young University. She will be speaking on Researching Your Civil War Soldier. During this sesquicentennial period for the Civil War, there is renewed interest in […]

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Society Saturday – CCGS November 18, 2013 Meeting

Posted on November 9, 2013 in Family History, Local Societies

The Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting on Monday, November 18, 2013 at 7:30 PM features Rebecca Koford, a certified genealogist and popular speaker, who has been conducting research for clients since 2004. She will be speaking on “Social History and the Family Narrative.” Have you ever wanted to write a family history? This talk will introduce you to the […]

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Society Saturday – CCGS October 21, 2013 Meeting

Posted on October 19, 2013 in Local Societies

The Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting on Monday, October 21, 2013 at 7:30 PM features Michael Hait, a certified genealogist and popular speaker, who has been conducting research for clients since 2006. He will be speaking on “Researching Online at the Maryland State Archives Website.” For those researching in Maryland, the Maryland State Archives will be an essential repository […]

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Society Saturday – CCGS September 16, 2013 Meeting

Posted on September 8, 2013 in Local Societies

The Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting on Monday, September 16, 2013 at 7:30 PM features Adrian Gravelle, who is a retired appellate judge, lawyer and full-time researcher, specializing in French/Canadian genealogy. He will be speaking on “Producing a Reliable Family History – An Appellate Judge Discusses Genealogical Evidence.” This talk includes a discussion of guidelines for evaluating genealogical evidence, […]

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