German SIG Meeting on January 20th

GERMAN SIG: January 20th 7:00 PM
This will be an Online Zoom meeting - click HERE for Zoom registration information.

January 22nd NHG Webinar Series

Maureen Taylor, The Photo Detective, will present "Snapshots: Identification and Preservation" at 11:00 A.M. Eastern Time on Saturday, January 22, 2022 for the NHG Webinar Series. This will be a live, virtual webinar using Zoom. Please register for this free event HERE. The handout will be distributed during the webinar in the chat and also emailed to all registrants.  
 
Full details about the webinar and speaker are available HERE.  

Northland Public Library Genealogy Books

Click HERE to view information on Northland Public Library's genealogy collection.  Many of the materials in this collection were donated to Northland by the North Hills Genealogists.

DNA SIG Meeting on February 5th

The Genetic Genealogy DNA Special Interest Group will meet at 2:00 PM on February 5th via Zoom.  Click HERE to register for this Zoom meeting.

Northland Library @ Home: Ancestry Ending

Many of the Northland Library's online resources have been available to you at home, including the Ancestry Library Edition.  Check HERE for a full list of what is available through the Allegheny County libraries.  Ancestry Remote access ended on 31DEC21.  

Research Workshop SIG: Feb 19th

Our next meeting is on Feb 19th at 2:00pm via Zoom.  Please register HERE for the Zoom meeting. The Research Workshop SIG enables participants to set aside time for conducting their research in a social setting with the abilty to bounce ideas off of the other attendees.  More details on this SIG are HERE. Contact the SIG at ResearchSIG@NorthHillsGenealogists.org to be added to their mailing list.

February 2022 Meeting Information

Join Kathy Walker for It's all about location! Creating a Locality Guide. 
 
The meeting will begin at 7:00 PM on February 21st.  This will be a virtual meeting via Zoom. You can register for this meeting .
 
Full details are available HERE.

March 19th NHG Webinar Series

Deborah A.  Abbott, PhD will present a free, virtual webinar “You Only Have a Death Notice – Now What?” at 11:00 A.M. Eastern Time on Saturday, March 19, 2022 for the NHG Webinar Series. Please register in advance for this free, live event HERE. Any handout will be distributed during the webinar in the chat and also emailed to all registrants.
 
Full details about the webinar program and the speaker are available HERE.
 

March 2022 Meeting Information

Join Carla Cegielski for Are you Ready? Preparing for the Release of the 1950 Census.
 
The meeting will begin at 7:00 PM on March 21st.  This will be a virtual meeting via Zoom. You can register for this meeting .
 
Full details are available HERE.

Spring 2022 Conference

We are excited to announce our Spring 2022 conference on April 9, 2022, featuring Rich Venezia  speaking on:
 
Discovering Your Immigrant's Origins
Immigration & Naturalization Laws Throughout US History
Board of Special Inquiry Records: Few and Far-Between
Military Records and Immigrant Ancestors
 
We will be holding this conference online using Zoom.  More details & registration form HERE;   Online registration HERE.  Download brochure and registration form HERE.
 

April 2021 Meeting Information

Join us for our semi-annual Round-Table.
 
The meeting will begin at 7:00 PM on April 18th. This will be a virtual meeting via Zoom. You can register for this meeting HERE
 
*This program tentatively will be held virtually. In the event that the Covid-19 situation improves, a hybrid option might be implemented
 
Full details are available HERE.

May 2022 Meeting Information

Join Kate Townsend for Pittsburgh Genealogy 101: A Guide to Researching in the Steel City.
 
The meeting will begin at 7:00 PM on May 16th.  This will be a virtual meeting via Zoom. You can register for this meeting HERE.
 
*This program tentatively will be held virtually. In the event that the Covid-19 situation improves, a hybrid option might be implemented.
 
Full details are available HERE.

Meeting Handouts

Handouts for many of our meetings are available for download by NHG members after logging into the website and clicking on "NHG LIBRARY" in the left-hand menu.  If you need assistance logging in please send an email to Info@NorthHillsGenealogists.org

Beginner's Packet Now Available to NHG Members

Be sure to visit the "NHG LIBRARY" area when you login - the latest edition of the Genealogical Beginner's Packet is available for download by all NHG members.

AmericanAncestors.org at Northland Library

If you have New England ancestors, then the resources available from AmericanAncestors.org are invaluable.  Visitors to Northland Public Library now have access to these databases and other holdings of the New England Historical and Genealogical Society, along with the many other genealogy databases already available.  You can use the Northland computers, or bring your own and connect via their WiFi.

DNA Bootcamp - Online Course for Members

North Hills Genealogists is pleased to provide this series of training from Hi-Def Genealogy as a no-charge benifit to its members. Presented by Mary Eberle and produced by Thomas MacEntee, we believe that you will find this instruction useful and informative in learning the details of Genetic Genealogy and using DNA tests as part of your family history research.  These videos can be watched at any time, as often as you like.  For more details click HERE.

NHG @ Heinz History Center


NHG Webinar Series
Saturday - 01/22/2022
Maureen Taylor, The Photo Detective, will present "Snapshots: Identification and Preservation" at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, January 22, 2022 using Zoom.     From identifying mystery images to tackling piles of snapshots, Maureen can help. Maureen has been a frequent keynote speaker on photo identification, photograph preservation, and family history ...
German SIG Meeting
Thursday - 02/17/2022
German research Special Interest Group:  NHG member Fred Held will be coordinating the SIGs activities.  You can email Fred at GermanSIG@NorthHillsGenealogists.org to have him add your name to the mailing list for future notifications.   Click HERE to register in advance for this meeting. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email ...
Research Workshop SIG
Saturday - 02/19/2022
The Research Workshop SIG enables participants to set aside time for conducting their research in a social setting with the ability to bounce ideas off of the other attendees.    Please preregister below, and be ready to work on your latest research project!  Contact the SIG at ResearchSIG@NorthHillsGenealogists.org with questions ...