October Is Family History Month!

See all of the local genealogy and family history related events under the "Where Genealogists Meet" menu item on the left!

Monthly Meetings Available Live OnLine!

We are testing a new feature which allows you to attend the monthly meeting "virtually" from home using your laptop, tablet, cellphone, etc.   Full details are available by clicking on the "Meetings - Live OnLine" link in the menu to the left.

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.

NHG In The News - KDKA

Watch Rich Venezia and Linda Loewer on KDKA's Pittsburgh Today Live - view this month's interview HERE.

Beginner's Packet Now Available to NHG Members

Be sure to visit the "Member's Only Download" area when you login - the 2018 edition of the Genealogical Beginner's Packet is now available for download by all NHG members.

2019 Spring Conference

Our Spring 2019 genealogy conference will be on March 22 & 23, 2019, at the Columbian Room in Wexford.  Our featured speakers will be Blaine Bettinger, Ph.D, J.D., a nationally known authority on Genetic Genealogy,  and Ray Jones, PhD., the leader of our NHG DNA Sig and genetic genealogy instructure at CCAC.   Details on topics and a registration form are available HERE.  Online registration and payment are available HERE.

Special Interest Groups

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

Become A Member!

Your annual (August 2018 - July 2019) membership includes our
monthly newsletter and discounts on our annual conferences.

"Share A Website"

A new feature in our "LINKS" section is Member Suggested Websites. These are links shared by NHG members.  These are websites that members have found to be helpful in their family research.  Cards are available at the monthly NHG meetings for submitting sites to be added to this part of our website.  Click HERE to go directly to these links.

Northland Public Library Genealogy Books

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

Writing Your Genealogy Special Interest Group
Saturday - 10/20/2018
The NHG Writing interest group is a gathering of genealogists who encourage each other to record and share their family stories and histories.  The group meets each month at the Shaler North Hills Library at 2:00 pm in the Yates Room of the Shaler Library.  The address is 1822 Mt Royal ...
Genetic Genealogy DNA Special Interest Group
Saturday - 10/20/2018
Keeping an Open Mind on Your DNA Results and Organizing Your Matches with the Color Coding Method At our October meeting, DNA SIG member Rob Boston will take us through his interesting case study on how he was challenged to reconsider his previous paper research when he received some ...
Pennsylvania Research Special Interest Group
Wednesday - 10/24/2018
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. Note: There will be no meetings July 2018, August 2018 and December 2018