- Summer PicnicAugust 15th, 2018
Category Archives: Announcement
This month’s meeting will feature Genealogy Shorts – presentations on German ancestry and research, with SGS members Liane Askew, Mike Allen and Kevin Mittge. July 18 at 7:00 p.m. Siuslaw Library Bromley Room The public is invited! A member business … Continue reading
SGS library researcher Debby Wright shares a link to The Abundant Genealogy site, which provides a free download of a guide on Tools for Translating and Transcribing Genealogy Documents by Thomas MacEntee. To view a PDF of the guide, click HERE. Read … Continue reading
The June SGS meeting features a webinar with Careen Valentine, an international research specialist at the Family History Library. Her presentation focuses specifically on using Kevan Hansen’s Map Guide to German Parish Registers to find the Lutheran or Catholic parish … Continue reading
The May monthly meeting will feature a video and a discussion on haplogroups. May 16 at 7:00 p.m. Siuslaw Library Bromley Room The public is invited! A member business meeting will follow the evening’s presentation.
MyHeritage is providing DNA kits to help eligible adoptees reunite with their birth families. If you are an adoptee and unable to afford genetic testing, click HERE to apply and see if you qualify. Hurry, deadline is April 30, 2018.
In celebration of National DNA day (April 25th), special reduced pricing on DNA test kits are being offered by Ancestry DNA, Family Tree DNA (All of its tests), MyHeritageDNA, 23andMe and LivingDNA. Ending date on this offer varies by company. … Continue reading