About our MGS
Montgomery Genealogical Society (MGS) meetings are now held bi-monthly on the second Sunday of the month, and are located at the Figh-Pickett-Barnes House on the corner of Court and Mildred Streets in Montgomery. Please note that beginning in 2013, the new schedule for the bi-monthly meetings will be as follows: February, April, June, August, October, and December.
You are Invited
of the Autauga Genealogical Society
Montgomery Genealogical Society!
Date: Second Sunday - February 9, 2013
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Location: Figh-Pickett-Barnes House, 512 South Court Street, Montgomery, Alabama
Program: Mr. Jim Anderson will speak on the Loose Records Project Web (LRPW) index, a searchable database of names culled from the records of Probate Courts in Alabama that were cleaned, indexed and prepared for microfilming by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Mr. Anderson shows various ways the online database can be searched, and some wild-card search tips. Mr. Anderson is webmaster for Alabama Genealogy Society and supports the Society in other technology matters. He is also an interim co-editor of the Society’s magazine.
Upcoming Events and Meetings - Calendar
For more Information: AGS Vice-President D T Crowley at 365-4713 or MGS member Terry Ingram at 467-9933.
Please check back for future events.
More Information on a few of our past guest speakers:
Dr. Richard Hobson. He is the Deputy Governor of the Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Alabama. His program will be on the National Mayflower Society and the lineage and genealogy of our founding fathers.
Larry P. Cornwell, a retired US Air Force colonel, a member of the General Richard Montgomery Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution in Montgomery and past president of the Alabama Society. He is noted for speaking to multiple organizations, churches, and schools on the subject of the Revolutionary War soldier, and on The Christian Faith of our Patriot Forefathers.
Dot Moore who wrote Oracle of the Ages: Reflections on the Curious Life of Fortune Teller Mayhayley Lancaster.
Mary Ann Neeley's new book, The Works of Matthew Blue, Montgomery’s First Historian.
Montgomery's Historic Neighborhoods by Karren Pell and Carol King.