2017 Spring Conference Announced


Our 2017 Genealogy Conference will be held on March 24th & 25th at the Columbian Room (Knights of Columbus) in Wexford, with Thomas W. Jones, PhD, CG, CGL, FASG, FUGA, FNGS, as the featured speaker. Tom will present a full day of lectures on Saturday, along with a workshop on Friday afternoon.  A Friday evening workshop will be conducted by Sierra Green, an archivist at the Heinz History Center.
 
 
 
 
 
 


NHG In the News - WDVE


Listen to Amy Arner and Elissa Scalise Powell, CG, as they discuss NHG, our Fall 2016 Conference, and genealogy in general with WDVE personality Sean McDowell.  This interview aired at 7:00 AM on Sean's Sunday morning public-service show on Oct 18th.
 
Click HERE to view Linda Loewer's 2016 interview on KDKA TV.

For more NHG IN THE NEWS click HERE


Special Interest Groups


NHG has organized Special Interest Groups for: Germany, British Isles, Eastern Europe, and Pennsylvania.  We also have an Interest Group focused on Writing Your Family Story. These groups meet outside of the regular North Hills Genealogists meetings, and focus on their specific areas of interest. Please click on Special Interest Groups along the left of this page for details and meeting times and locations.  The NHG Board is planning another interest group focused on Beginning Genealogy topics.


Become A Member!


Your annual (August 2016 - July 2017) membership includes our monthly newsletter and discounts on our annual conferences.
 
 
 


War of 1812 Pension Fund Wrap-up


 
A check from North Hills Genealogists for $2150 was delivered to FGS President Joshua Taylor and War of 1812 Preserve the Pension Fund chair David Rencher on Thursday, May 14, 2015, in their exhibit booth at the National Genealogical Society conference in St. Charles, MO.  This represented contributions from our members of $1075, which was matched by NHG.  That amount will in turn be matched by FGS and other organizations, bringing the total value of the contributions to close to $10,000.  What a great show of support from our group!
   


Northland Public Library Genealogy Books


Click HERE to view information on Northland's genealogy collection.


How the contents of a roller-skate case led me to the DAR
Tuesday - 01/17/2017
Presented by NHG and DAR member Faith Jack, this presentation introduces the process for becoming a  member of the DAR:  "How the contents of a roller-skate case led me to the DAR"   After my father passed away in 2013, my siblings and I were cleaning out the house where ...
German Research Special Interest Group
Saturday - 01/21/2017
More details on this group are available at GERMAN SIG.
Pennsylvania Research Special Interest Group
Wednesday - 01/25/2017
For future meetings, the group will be considering road trips to cemeteries, historical societies and libraries. More details on this group are available at PENNSYLVANIA SIG.