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.


December Social Notes

The December 2017 Social event was held at the Heinz History Center's genealogy collection, with special tours and presentations by archivist Sierra Green.  What a great time!


NHG at FGS 2017

A big "Thank-You" to all of the volunteers who made our booth at the August 2017 FGS conference a success! 
North Hills Genealogists booth at FGS 2017 conference North Hills Genealogists though the years
North Hills Genealogists at FGS 2017 conference
 
  


Northland Public Library Genealogy Books

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


An Archivist's Guide to Genealogical Research at the Heinz History Center
Tuesday - 09/18/2018
Archivist Sierra Green will share how to discover the individual voices of ancestors that can be discovered in employment records, personal family records, local government records, funeral home records, and the records of churches and synagogues in the archives of the Senator John Heinz History Center. This session will also ...
Pennsylvania Research Special Interest Group
Wednesday - 09/26/2018
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    
British Isles Research Special Interest Group
Wednesday - 10/03/2018
This Interest Group focuses specifically on the British Isles.  More details on the group are available at BRITISH ISLES SIG