Ever wonder what you are missing by not visiting the local courthouse in your ancestors hometown? Tina Beaird will show us exactly what we are missing at the 2017 Spring Conference on March 25, 2017 in downtown South Bend! Among the records waiting for us to discover are: probate files chancery cases land sales lawsuits… Continue reading Spring Conference – Courthouse Finds
Registration is open for the 2017 Annual Spring Conference! Speakers will be Tina Beaird presenting two programs and Vicky Rydznsky from the St. Joseph County Archives and Records Center. $15.00 at the door or $12.00 online here: http://www.sbags.org/2017SBAGSSpringConference.pdf Exhibitor and research assistance will be available all day. Lunch, snacks, soft drinks and coffee will be… Continue reading 2017 Spring Conference!
Happy New Year! I love the start of a new year. Fresh goals, fresh ideas and best of all a new fresh calendar! One of the goals in 2017 for the South Bend Area Genealogical Society is to bring you quality monthly programs. So break out that fresh new calendar and schedule in the following… Continue reading 2017 Society Programs
Be sure and RSVP for our German Dinner and “METHODS FOR IDENTIFYING THE GERMAN ORIGINS OF AMERICAN IMMIGRANTS” program presented by Dr. Mike Lacopo! Monday, October 31, 2016 6:00 pm German Dinner, 7:00 pm Program Saint Michael & All Angels Episcopal Church, 53720 North Ironwood Road $15.00 for dinner and program Dinner will be catered by… Continue reading Don’t Miss our German Dinner and Program with Dr. Mike Lacopo!
You won’t want to miss any of the upcoming SBAGS programs so be sure and mark your calendars with the following dates! All programs will be at Saint Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church, 53720 N. Ironwood, South Bend, IN 46635. Everyone is welcome! Monday, October 31, 6:00 pm– “Identifying German Origins of American Immigrants”… Continue reading Upcoming SBAGS Programs!
If you are looking to attend a National Conference in 2017 be sure and check out a few of the most popular. Book your room soon as they will fill up fast! RootsTech 2017 Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah will be the site of Roots Tech 2017 February 8 -11, 2017.… Continue reading Upcoming 2017 National Conferences
The St. Joseph County Public Library’s One Book, One Michiana this year is A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare. Just like last year, we are co-sponsoring a day of events that will focus on genealogy! Come join us 23 April from 10:30-3:30 (with an intermission at noon) at the main library in downtown South Bend for Genealogy… Continue reading Genealogy in Five Acts!