New & Exciting - LGS Evening Meetings for folks that can't join us for the regular daytime meetings
Every 3rd Wednesday at the Longmont Family History Center from 7:00-8:30 PM
2015 Memorial Day Service Project at Mountain View Cemetery (11th & Main St)
Receive help to locate the graves of your relatives. Come to our booth near the
Civil War Soldier statue from 10-2 on Saturday. Sunday and Monday and we'll be there to help you!
Welcome to our site! Check the information we have posted and see if it may be of help to you in your research. We hope that if you have Longmont ancestry you will find something of interest. Thanks for visiting - we hope you'll come back again soon.
Our Mission Statement
To promote and encourage an interest in genealogy, and to educate members and the interested public in genealogical research. To maintain and elevate genealogical standards; to stress the importance of accuracy in research through careful documentation. To locate, preserve, publish and index public and private genealogical / historical records. To assist and support any genealogical institutions or repositories in Colorado which are open to the public.
2nd Wednesday of each month at 1:00 PM except for July and December when meetings include a pot luck luncheon and begin at Noon.
All meetings are held at the First Lutheran Church First Lutheran Church located at 803 3rd Avenue in Longmont. We meet in the "Friendship Center" room which is on the street level. It is accessed by the west door that faces 3rd Avenue, It is adjacent to a small parking lot with 2 Handicap spots. More parking is available on the West side of the building with a stairway leading to this upper level.
Longmont Family History Center Hours of Operation
Closed: week of Thanksgiving; 2 weeks over Christmas and New Years.
Call 303-772-4373 for possible closings on snowy days
NEW service at the FHC: Every Tuesday evening from 6-8 PM. Bring your family and your family tree and share with others. Learn who you are related to, share research efforts and get help overcoming your brick walls. Learn about newly indexed records that may contain information you are looking for and more!
Did you know there are over 22,594 grave listings for Mountain View Cemetery on the www.findagrave.com site? You can click on the MV Cemetery link above and add your own ancestors information, photos and more at this site. You can add your own people if they haven't been included yet. The link takes you directly to MV but from the home page you can search for other cemeteries to find information on your genealogy and family history.
The Standing Rules for 2013 for the Longmont Genealogical Society along with the Elected Positions and Board Position job descriptions have been updated. Please review the job descriptions if you are interested in serving in one of these capacities. We are always grateful for members willing to serve LGS and make our Society an asset to its members. If you see errors that should be corrected, please email Mick and let him know what they are.
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