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September 2017


Provided as a courtesy by the Genealogy Federation of Long Island

For information call  631-257-5877

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

Sep. 2, 2017             Topic: Triangulation Versus In-Common-With, Transferring DNA Raw Data to other DNA websites

Saturday,                 Speakers: Patricia Ann Kellner, Susan Jaycox-Murphy and Michael Carragher 

10 am to noon         Location: Patchogue-Medford Library, 54 E. Main St., Patchogue, NY No fee 

                                    Sponsored by: DNA Genealogy Group of Long Island (DGGLI) Info:


Sep. 7, 2017            Topic:  The Donauschwaben

Thursday,               Speaker:  Lorraine Avitable

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.


Sep. 9, 2017          Topic:  War of 1812 Records: Preserve the Pensions Project
Saturday,                 Speaker:  

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.


Sep. 9, 2017          Topic:  Creating Heirloom Quality Christmas Gifts

Saturday,               Speaker: Andrea Franz

10:30 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.


Sep. 13, 2017          Topic:  DNA Genealogy

Wednesday,           Speaker:  Rick Fogarty

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

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


Sep. 16, 2017        Topic:  Using DNA to Solve a Family Tree Mystery
Saturday,               Speaker  Shellee Morehead, CG

11:15 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:


Sep. 23, 2017          Topic:  The Book Inside You...People Want To Read It

Saturday,                 Speaker: Kevin Leddy

10:00-11:30 a.m.    Location:  Patchogue-Medford Library, 54-60 E. Main St., Patchogue.  No Fee.

                                   Sponsored by: Patchogue-Medford Genealogy Research Group.  Info:  631-654-4700


Sep. 24, 2017          Topic:  Did My Grandmother Have A Family? A Documents and DNA Case Study

Sunday,                    Speaker:  Dr. Rhoda Miller

2:00-4:00 p.m.         Location: Mid Island JCC-Y, 45 Manetto Hill Road, Plainview, NY.  No fee

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



Huntington Historical Society Genealogy Workshop



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 :  08/14/2017