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Central New York Genealogical Society  /  
Box 104, Colvin Station / 
Syracuse, New York 13205

 Central New York
Genealogical Society

Mission Statement: "The mission of the Central New York Genealogical Society is to foster and nurture an interest in genealogy by providing instruction, information and inspiration to its members and to encourage the compiling, writing, and publishing of family histories and genealogical records for the benefit of future generations."

The Central New York Genealogical Society was formed in 1961 for the purpose of preserving, publishing and sharing genealogical information and resources. Toward that end, it has published Tree Talks, a highly respected, 64-page quarterly. Tree Talks is a valuable source of information on tens of thousands of people who lived in upstate New York. Each issue contains abstracts of significant records from upstate New York counties and is fully indexed, annually.

During its six meetings held from March through November, the Society sponsors experienced genealogists to share their expert knowledge on the research and publication of ancestral information, and to educate in the professional standards of genealogy. Workshops and seminars are held occasionally, to assist beginners with their research. All meetings are open to the public for a small donation.

Members engage in record-preservation projects to record, preserve, and report information for future researchers.

TreeTalks "County Packet" Index

Volunteers are indexing the surnames contained in the Tree Talks County Packets; they will be posted on our web-site as they are completed. Click the link above to check the latest additions.


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