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.
However, please note that the October meeting will be held the third Sunday of the month.
Date: The THIRD Sunday - October 16th, 2016
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Location: Figh-Pickett-Barnes House, 512 South Court Street, Montgomery, Alabama
Our October meeting will be our annual business meeting and election of officers with a short surprise program.
Please come and enjoy the fellowship of other family and local history enthusiasts--and bring a friend or two along with you!
Refreshments will follow as usual. Please come and participate, while helping us move forward!
Upcoming Events and Meetings - Calendar
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.