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March 2015


Provided as a courtesy by the Genealogy Federation of Long Island

For information call  631-724-4162

                       Be sure to check with the sponsoring organization to receive any changes in program schedules.

Mar. 5, 2015            Topic:   NO VITALS/ NO PROBLEM! Building a Family through Circumstantial Evidence

Thursday,                Speaker:  Judy G. Russell, JD, CGsm, CGLsm

7:30 p.m.                  Location:  Hicksville VFW, 320 South Broadway (Route 107), Hicksville, NY.

7:00 Orientation    Sponsored by: German Genealogy Group.  Info: Ruth, 718-460-4240.   No fee.


Mar. 7, 2015        TopicCivil War Records At The National Archives

Saturday,            Speaker:  Dorothy Dougherty, Public Program Director, National Archives at New York City

10:00 a.m.            Location:  Conklin Barn, New York Ave & High Street, Huntington, NY.

                               Sponsored by: Huntington Historical Society.  Info:  631-427-7045.


Mar. 14, 2015         Topic:  Dual Citizenship

Saturday,               Speaker:  Melissa Johnson

10:00 a.m.              Location: Bethpage Public Library, 47 Powell Ave., Bethpage, NY.   No Fee.

9:30 a.m. Help     Sponsored by: Italian Genealogical Group.  Info: 516-557-2917 or 631-587-5377.


Mar. 21, 2015        Topic:    History of Ireland in Song
Saturday,               Speaker  Kevin Westley

11:00 a.m.              Location:  Bethpage Public Library, 47 Powell Ave., Bethpage, NY.  No Fee.

10:00 a.m. Help    Sponsored by: The Irish Family History Forum. Info: Susan 631-626-3376


Mar. 22, 2015          Topic:  Jewish Records Indexing (JRI) Poland-Small Miracles Continue

Sunday,                   Speaker:   Hadassah Lipsus

2:00-4:00 p.m.        Location: Mid Island JCC-Y, 45 Manetto Hill Road, Plainview, NY. 

1:30 help session  Sponsored by: The Jewish Genealogy Society of Long Island (JGSLI).  Info Randi (516) 507-7843


Mar. 25, 2015         Topic:  Spanning the Great New York Abyss: Connecting Generations When No Vital Records Exist

Wednesday,           Speaker:  Laura DeGrazia

7:00-8:30 p.m.        Location:  Connetquot Public Library, 760 Ocean Avenue, Bohemia, NY.

                                   Sponsored by: Connetquot Public Library.  Info: Diane or Janet, 631-567-5079.   No fee.


Mar. 28, 2015        TopicProbate Records
Saturday,                Speaker:  Jordan Auslander

10-11.30 a.m.         Location: Brentwood Public Library, 34 Second Avenue, Brentwood, NY.  No Fee.

                                  Sponsored by: Brentwood Genealogists. Info: Mary Ann, 631-273-7883.


Mar. 28, 2015          Topic:  Dual Citizenship: What You Need To Know

Saturday,                 Speaker:  Melissa Johnson

10:00 a.m.                Location:  Patchogue-Medford Library, 54-60 E. Main St., Patchogue.  No Fee.

9:30 help session  Sponsored by: Patchogue-Medford Genealogy Research Group.  Info:  631-654-4700




African Atlantic Genealogical Society - Meets 1st Friday of month (September to May). African American Museum, 110 North Franklin St., Hempstead, NY.  No fee.  For Info: Joysetta, 516-379-5466.




Updated :  02/17/2015