GENEALOGY WORKSHOP

OF THE

HUNTINGTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY

209 Main St., Huntington, New York 11743

Tel. (631) 427-7045

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Program cancellations and last minute changes will be posted here 

SUFFOLK COUNTY, NY, WWI VETERAN DATABASE:

Our Resource Center at 209 Main St. in Huntington has records on nearly 4500 World War I veterans from throughout Suffolk County, Long Island. To search the index and to order a copy of a record, click here.

2013 - 14

GENEALOGY WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

For additional information, call (631) 427-7045, ext. 401

Our meeting location varies. Check the direction link or the printed directions under each meeting.

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Wednesday,: September 25, 2013, 7:00 pm

At the Conklin House - Barn

Open and free to the public

HOW TO FIND YOUR CIVIL WAR ANCESTOR

Presenter: Robert Thomas Farrell

For directions, click here

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Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 7:00 pm

At the Conklin House - Barn

Open and free to the public

DISASTERS HAPPEN: LEARN HOW TO PROTECT YOUR GENEALOGICAL RECORDS

Presenter: Kathleen McGee

For directions, click here

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Wednesday, November 20, 2013

At the Conklin House - Barn

Open and free to the public

BRICK WALLS, MISSING CEMETERIES, RELOCATED TOWNS

Presenter: William Chamberlain

For directions, click here

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Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 12:00 noon

ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY

At Pumpernickel’s Restaurant

Cancelled due to snowstorm

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Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 7:00 pm

At the Conklin House – Barn, southwest corner of New York Ave. (Rte 110) & High St., Huntington, NY (enter parking lot from west side of New York Ave., behind house)

FAMILY HEIRLOOMS AND TREASURES

Cancelled due to snowstorm

 Program Re-scheduled to March (see below)

For directions, click here

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Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 7:00 pm

At the Conklin House – Barn

NARA - NYC's NEW HOME SERVICES & COLLECTIONS

Presenter: Dorothy Dougherty, Public Programs Specialist for the National Archives and Records Administration

For directions, click here

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Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 7:00 pm

At the Conklin House – Barn

FAMILY HEIRLOOMS AND TREASURES

Member Presentations

For directions, click here

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Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 7:00 pm

HOW TO GET YOUR CHILDREN INTERESTED IN THEIR FAMILY HISTORY

Presenter: Arthur Sniffin

For directions, click here

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Sunday, May 25th to Sunday, June 1st 2014

ANNUAL RESEARCH TRIP TO

FAMILY HISTORY LIBRARY IN SALT LAKE CITY

For information, please contact the Huntington Historical Society,

209 Main St., Huntington, NY 11743, Tel# 631-427-7045

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Annual Picnic

ABOUT THE GENEALOGY WORKSHOP

The Huntington Historical Society’s Genealogy Workshop conducts monthly meetings from September through June, with guest speakers to discuss issues of common concern to family historians. Meetings are held in the Barn at the Conklin House or at a public library..

Other activities include field trips to resource centers, research and indexing projects, and participation in all-day seminars and family history fairs.

The Workshop publishes a monthly Newsletter featuring local, national and international topics of genealogical interest

PROJECTS

Members of the Genealogy Workshop participate in activities such as research for publications, indexing of records at The Huntington Historical Society’s Archives and cemetery tombstone readings.

Our members also participate, along with members of other organizations, in database projects of the Genealogy Federation of Long Island. These databases include indexes to Naturalization, Military, Vital Records and other records in Long Island – New York Metropolitan area depositories. Over ten million names are available online now, with another two million to be added shortly. For details, click here

LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES

Tel # (631) 427-7045

The Huntington Historical Society maintains a Resource Center (Library and Archives) at the Trade School Building, which is also the location of the Society’s offices, at 209 Main St., Huntington, NY 11743-6993. In preparation for the expansion of our facilities, our library and archives are temporarily closed and we are unable to take research requests.

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Huntington Historical Society membership

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genealogy organizations, click here "

Genealogy Federation of Long Island

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