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Coming Saturday, April 9, 2022 General Membership Meeting  (Location and times will be announced)


"Strategies for Connecticut Research" is our topic and will be presented by Pauline C. Merrick.  We will take a look at Connecticut records and repositories, including libraries and archives. We will see how events in Connecticut history affected immigration and record keeping.


Pauline C. Merrick is a genealogist and historian, and is the published author of a book and several magazine articles. She lectures on Connecticut history and genealogical research. Pauline currently serves on the Board of Governors for the Connecticut Society of Genealogists as Vice President and Program Committee Chair, and serves on the Board of Directors for the Samuel Huntington Homestead Museum, conducting special research projects. She is a member of the DAR and the Mayflower Society based on her long heritage of Connecticut ancestors.

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Pauline C. Merrick will present "Strategies for Connecticut Research" on April 9, 2022.

Save the date:

Wanted:                                             Speaker to represent the FCGSC at 2023 NERG Conference. Download the Call for Papers presentation information and requirements HERE

17th New England Regional Genealogical Conference

3-6 May 2023

Mass Mutual Center, Springfield, MA


"Missing Branches Are Not the End of the Line!"

Call For Papers
Presentation proposals are welcome from now until 12:00 midnight eastern time on April 30, 2022 for the 17th New England Regional Genealogical Conference to be held 
3-6 May 2023 in Springfield, MA.

For more information please go to : Call for Papers – NERGC

Portal to submit information for Call for Papers is:  2023 NERGC Call for Papers (