Society Saturday

Society Saturday – Genealogical Resources at the New Windsor Heritage Museum

Posted on September 30, 2017 in Society Saturday

The Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting on Monday, October 16, 2017 at 7:00 PM* features Frank Batavick. Frank Batavick is a retired television writer/producer/director with over 40 years of experience. He has worked on a wide range of live and recorded programs, from documentaries to talk shows. Until June 2008 he was employed by Films Media Group (FMG), Hamilton, […]

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Society Saturday – Using Identity Characteristics to Locate Your Ancestors

Posted on April 8, 2017 in Society Saturday

The Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting on Monday, April 17, 2017 at 7:00 PM* features Angela Packer McGhie, CG. Angela is a Certified Genealogist® who focuses on genealogical education. She is the coordinator for the Intermediate Genealogy course at the Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research, and the Advanced Evidence Analysis Practicum course at the Salt Lake Institute of […]

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Society Saturday – The Resources of the McDaniel Library & Archives

Posted on March 11, 2017 in Society Saturday

The Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting on Monday, March 20, 2017 at 7:00 PM* features Andrea Briggs. Andrea is the Archivist & Special Collections Librarian at McDaniel College. She received her Masters of Library and Information Science from the University of Pittsburgh, and is a proud alumna of McDaniel College. Andrea is thrilled to be able to give back […]

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Society Saturday – Preserving Family Photos, Keepsakes and Documents (UPDATE)

Posted on November 16, 2016 in Society Saturday

This is an important update to my earlier post that was published on Nov. 5th. Due to unforeseen circumstances, there has been a change in the society’s program for this coming Sunday, Nov. 20th. This month the Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting, which will be held on Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 2:00 PM* , features Dottie Aleshire. Dottie […]

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Society Saturday – Preserving Family Photos, Keepsakes and Documents (UPDATED)

Posted on November 5, 2016 in Society Saturday

This is an important update. Due to unforeseen circumstances, there has been a change in the society’s program for this coming Sunday. This month the Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting, which will be held on Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 2:00 PM*, features Dottie Aleshire. Dottie is a native Marylander presently living in Ellicott City, Maryland. She teaches genealogy […]

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Society Saturday – Maryland Land Records

Posted on September 10, 2016 in Society Saturday

The Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting on Monday, September 19, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.* features Rachel Frazier. Ms. Frazier currently serves as the Search Room Coordinator for the Reference Department at the Maryland State Archives, daily assisting patrons in-person and remotely with historical and legal research. Rachel will be presenting Maryland Land Records. This presentation will teach you how […]

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Society Saturday – Practical Use of the Mighty FAN Club: Case Study of a Shadowy Female

Posted on May 14, 2016 in Society Saturday

The Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting on Monday, May 16, 2016 at 7:30 PM features Sharon Cook MacInnes. A dedicated genealogist since 1976–long before the internet revolution–Sharon Cook MacInnes, Ph.D., gradually uncovered her ancestry and discovered through on-site research that she has deep American roots and a passion for family history. Sharon is an alumna of National Institute of […]

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Society Saturday – The ABCs of DNA for Genealogy

Posted on March 5, 2016 in Society Saturday

The Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting on Monday, March 21, 2016 at 7:30 PM features Eileen Souza. Eileen is a professional genealogist who specializes in Maryland research. She is president of the Carroll County Genealogical Society, a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists, the National Genealogical Society, the Maryland Genealogical Society and other local business and genealogical societies. […]

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Society Saturday – Indexed and Non-indexed Carroll County Records on FamilySearch

Posted on November 7, 2015 in Society Saturday

The Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting on Monday, November 16, 2015 at 7:30 PM features Carol Kostakos Petranek. Carol Kostakos Petranek serves as a Co-Director of the Washington, D.C. Family History Center and as a Citizen Archivist at the National Archives in Washington, D.C. She is the Volunteer Coordinator for a FamilySearch/Maryland Archive digitization project of Probate and Estate Records. […]

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Society Saturday – Honoring Our Heritage: The Greek Families of Westminster

Posted on October 10, 2015 in Family History, Society Saturday

The Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting on Monday, October 19, 2015 at 7:30 PM features Antigoni Lefteris Ladd. Antigoni Lefteris Ladd is a Westminster native, now living in Gettysburg. She is the owner of Historic Leadership Training—a company she established with her husband, Everett. The company conducts leadership programs based on historic role models—including Lincoln, Churchill, Eisenhower, Eleanor Roosevelt, […]

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