Off the Beaten Path: Small Local History Collections & Genealogy Research

Virtual

Small historical and genealogical archives and collections are often hidden gems with materials unique to their community. They can provide sources to help break down brick walls or add context and history to flesh out the stories in your research. This presentation offers strategies for finding collections as well as examples of what they might …

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OCGS Board Meeting

Virtual

Currently schedule as virtual. Board members will receive a Zoom link in advance. Members who wish to attend should email info@ocgsmi.org with their request.

Early New England Research

Virtual

Laressa Northrup will present an overview of immigration to New England prior to the Revolutionary war. Coverage will include general statistics, information on various jurisdictions in New England, and types of records to search for. Find out where immigrants to New England came from and unique records that were kept during this time period. will …

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DNA Special Interest Group

Virtual

An online presentation via Zoom. Watch this space and our Facebook page as they may be in-person meetings in the future. Check back for the topic. These are held cooperatively with the Highland Township Library, and currently use the Library’s Zoom virtual platform for the presentation. Registration is required for the events. Access the sign-up …

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