GENEALOGY WORKSHOP

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HUNTINGTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY

During the renovation and expansion of our facilities, our temporary address is 2 High St., Huntington, New York 11743.

Our Library & Archives are temporarily closed. See notice at bottom of this page.

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 has records on nearly 4500 World War I veterans from throughout Suffolk County, Long Island. Although our Archives are temporarily in storage and the records are unavailable, due to construction, the index may be searched by clicking the link below.

To search the index and to order a copy of a record, click here.

2014 - 15

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 24, 2014, 7:00 pm

At the Huntington Public Library, 338 Main St., Huntington, NY

Open and free to the public

USING GENEALOGICAL RESOURCES AT THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES - NEW YORK CITY

Presenter: Dorothy Dougherty, Public Program Director, National Archives at New YorkCity

For directions, click here

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Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 7:00 pm

At the Huntington Public Library, 338 Main St., Huntington, NY

Open and free to the public

COULD YOUR ANCESTORS' RECORDS BE HIDDEN UNDER A SURNAME VARIATION?

Presenter: Terry Koch-Bostic

For directions, click here

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Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 7:00 pm

Open and free to the public

In the barn at the Conklin House. The house at at the southwest corner of New York Ave. (Rte 110) and High St. in Huntington, NY.  Enter parking lot from west side of New York Ave., behind house.

Fact, Fiction or Fishtale:  Proving Family Stories

Presenter: Kathleen McGee

For directions, click here

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Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 12:00 noon

For information and reservations, call 631-427-7045

At Pumpernickel's

ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY


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Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 10:00 am

In the barn at the Conklin House.See directions above for November meeting.

FAMILY HEIRLOOMS AND TREASURES

 Member Presentations

For directions, click here

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February Meeting

At the Conklin House – Barn

To Be Announced

Presenter: To be Announced

For directions, click here

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March Meeting

At the Conklin House – Barn

To be Announced

Presenter: To be Announced

For directions, click here

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Sunday, April 26 to Sunday, May 3, 2015

ANNUAL RESEARCH TRIP TO

FAMILY HISTORY LIBRARY IN SALT LAKE CITY

For information, please contact the Huntington Historical Society,

2 High St.HuntingtonNY 11743, Tel# 631-427-7045


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May Meeting

To be Announced

Presenter: To be Announced

For directions, click here

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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. The expansion of our facilities is underway. Our library and archives are temporarily closed and we are unable to take research requests. Our office is temporarily located at 2 High St., in the Conklin House.

For information and pictures, click here

For membership information, click here "

Huntington Historical Society membership

For information about other Long Island

genealogy organizations, click here "

Genealogy Federation of Long Island

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