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  • National Hispanic Heritage Month

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    Email Announcement from NGS (National Genealogical Society): National Hispanic Heritage Month Resources The National Genealogical Society (NGS) is pleased to join the celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month (15 September–15 October). As noted on the Library of Congress’s National Hispanic Heritage Month website, this month honors the “histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose… Read More…

  • The Colorado Genealogist

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    The Colorado Genealogical Society – Quarterly Publication BGS being a member of the Colorado Genealogical Society (CGS), BGS members are welcome to read the Quarterly Publication of The CGS, The Colorado Genealogist. To read the current edition, head on over to the Members Only resource page to view. Read More…

  • Second Annual Members’ Social

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    Second Annual Members’ SocialAt Karen Yudnich’s Home Come and join us for our second annual members’ social get-together hosted by Karen and Bob Yudnich at their home in Broomfield. What to bring? Please bring meat (hambers, hotdogs, brats or chicken) or vegetables (corn-on-the-cob, bell peppers, onions, squash, asparagus) to grill and a side-dish or dessert… Read More…

  • NGS Releases New Research in the States Books: New Mexico and Oregon

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    Press Release from National Genealogical Society: Two new Research in the States books—Research in New Mexico by Karen Stein Daniel, CG, and Research in Oregon, 3rd Edition, by Connie Miller Lenzen, CG, FNGS – are now available in the NGS store in both PDF and print versions. In Research in New Mexico, author Karen Stein… Read More…

  • RootsTech 2022 Recap

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    RootsTech 2022 has come to a close, but your opportunity to learn continues… While the event is complete, recordings of the event’s activities are available online. Consider further development of your genealogical skills by consulting over 1,000 courses, workshops and educational activities on YouTube. See the RootsTech 2022 Highlights and then consult the various recorded… Read More…

  • International (Working) Women’s Day

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    In honor of International (Working) Women’s Day, enjoy this video on YouTube: 18th Century Women’s Roles. The video is from Conococheague Institute. The home shown is Eliab Negley’s, my DAR Patriot’s, retirement home in Welsh Run, Pennsylvania. Read More…

  • Social Media Volunteers Needed!

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    Social Media Volunteer for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc. Do have have experience with Facebook, Instagram, or Pinterest? We are looking for individuals to join our Social Media Committee. Your primary responsibilities will include working with our Publicity Chair and Web Content Editor to create social media posts and implement a broader marketing strategy to promote… Read More…

  • Blog About Your Genealogical Adventures

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    Wanted!  Bloggers for our Society’s Website No one can tell the story your own genealogical quest better than you.  Blog about your journey, and others may learn new research techniques from your story.  You can also blog about genealogy resources, tools, hints and tips that are of general use and interest to other genealogist.  You… Read More…

  • First Families of Colorado Recognition Program

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    The Colorado Council of Genealogy Societies introduced First Families of Colorado Recognition Program in 1983. There are three categories of certificates: First Family:  Ancestor must have been born in, or settled in, the land area of what is now Colorado before 1861. Territorial Family:  Ancestor must have been born in, or settled in, a territory… Read More…