Wednesday, May 12th – Wednesday’s at 11 AM – via Zoom. Last presentation for the season.
Thursday, May 13th – GFGS General Meeting, 6:00 p.m., via Zoom. After the general meeting will be a 20 minute presentation from RootsTech 2021.
Thursday, June 3rd – Acquisition Meeting, 1:00 p.m.
New in the Library
- The Family History Library will be holding classes in June and July. All classes require registration. Below are the June and July calendars with their schedule.
Family History Library Classes – Jun 2021
Family History Library Classes – Jul 2021
- The journal Swedish American Genealogist is now available FREE online at the Digital Commons (all but the last four years). Genealogists can search there very easily; articles are available in pdf format. For more information, or to make a search, go to:
https://digitalcommons.augustana.edu/swensonsag/BONUS: Each article comes with a recommended citation, making it easy for the searcher to document the information found!
- Starting 4th May 2021, England and Wales will start including the names of both parents for the first time. Up until now, only the names of fathers’ were listed on their children’s marriage certificates. To read more about this, go to: