The Great Falls Genealogy Society is on a mission to collect every yearbook from both Great Falls High School and C.M. Russell High School to add to the GFGS Library collection. If anyone out there has any of the following (in fairly decent shape) and are willing to donate it to the Society, it’d be … Read More
On Sunday, March 11th, we will be holding a workshop called “Consult the Experts”. This workshop will explain what to do when you’ve exhausted all sources available to you, but you still need more. Jan Thomson will be the instructor. 1:30 – 2:30 in the Great Falls Genealogy Library. Free for GFGS members. Please call … Read More
We’ve released the March 2018 issue of our newsletter, The Falls Newsletter. It can be accessed from this post or from our Publications page.
You can now donate to the Great Falls Genealogy Society every time you shop at Amazon.com! We are now registered with the AmazonSmile Foundation and every time you make a purchase at smile.amazon.com, .5% of your eligible purchases will be donated to GFGS by the Foundation. To make this happen, though, you must use the … Read More
Carol Byerly, currently a trustee of the Great Falls Genealogy Society, was selected as the GFGS 2017 Volunteer of the Year for her work in finding and adding missing names to the Society’s George Company index of names. What this entails is going through each record in the multiple boxes of paperwork from the mortuary … Read More
Genealogy is the study of family history. If you are here, reading this post, you are probably researching your own family history. If so, we’d like to here from you. We would like to gather any stories you may want to pass along to us to publish in our Treasure State Lines journal. For example, … Read More
We’ve now added a second index of records from the Chapel of Chimes Funeral Home, this time covering the years 1970 to 1979. As we mentioned before, if you find a name of a family member in any of these indexes, please contact us for more information, either by phone or by email. The records … Read More
We’ve added an index of our records from the Chapel of Chimes Funeral Home. The Chapel of Chimes was in business from 1959 – 2005. This index covers the years 1959 – 1969 with more to come as they come available. If you find an ancestor listed in this index, please call or email us … Read More