Green County Genealogical Society
|An Affiliate Member of The Wisconsin State Genealogy Society
|UPCOMING MEETING TOPICS:||Feb 1, 2014 Researching German-speaking Ancestors presented by Antje Petty, Assistant Director of Max Kade Institute for German-American Studies at U of WI.||March 1, 2014 "Locating the Living to Honor the Fallen" presented by Roy Thomas who will share the methods he has used to locate living descendants of fallen military.||April 5, 2014 "Green County Men who served in the Civil War" presented by Jonathan Rupp||May 3, 2014 Anniversary Workshop given by George Findlen. This will include 3 sessions: "Not In MY Family!!," "Using Standard Histories to Find Elusive Relatives," and"Mining Obituaries." More details to be announced later.||June 07, 2014 "Cooking with Tin, Copper and Iron: 18th and 19th Century Food Preparation" by Nancy Sorchyr.||July 05, 2014 Members & visitors are invited to bring and share memories and personal items of forefathers..|
Welcome to the newly formed Green County (Wisconsin) Genealogical Society. Our first meeting was held on April 7th, 2001 with twenty-five persons attending.
Meetings are held the first Saturday of the month at 10:00 a.m. from September thru May on the upper level of the Monroe Public Library (925 - 16th Ave., Monroe, WI.).
We invite you to come to our meetings and bring your genealogical questions in hopes that someone can help you get past the proverbial brick wall.
Check local (Green County, WI.) newspapers for updated information or contact an officer.
Membership dues are $12.50 for those who those having the newsletter emailed to them.
If you would like to receive a hardcopy of the newsletter by U.S. Mail please remit an additional $5.50 to help us defray rising costs.
If more than one member lives at the same address, only one newsletter will be sent.
Although our mission will be more defined in the future, it will include:
President: Donna Long Kjendlie
Vice President: Jerry Stabler
Treasurer: Lillian DeNure Slocum
Newsletter Editor: Debra Bailey Trail
Newsletter Co-Editor:Donna Long Kjendlie
Directors: Debra Bailey Trail, Sherry Anderegg, Sharon Mitchell, and Fran Albright
Co-Directors - Hospitality: Sherry Anderegg and Sharon Mitchell
Publication Chair: Donna Krebs
Historian and P.R. - Evie Mitchell
Program Chair: GCGS Board
Door Prize Chair: Fran Albright
|GREEN COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY RESEARCH CENTER||
Monroe Public Library Hours: Tuesday and the 3rd Saturday of the month from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and the first Saturday of the month
from 1 to 3 p.m.
Monroe Public Library
Hours: Tuesday and the 3rd Saturday of the month from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and the first Saturday of the month
from 1 to 3 p.m.
|PHOTOS OF THE RESEARCH CENTER GRAND OPENING|
|SUGGESTIONS/IDEAS||Do you have suggestions for upcoming topics and other events for our Society? Please email your ideas to us: GCGS Board|
|COLLECTING PEDIGREE/ANCESTORS CHARTS
|Attention: Green County Genealogical Society members!|
|Please submit your pedigree/ancestors charts for printing in the Society newsletter and for publishing into book form.|
|If you have questions please contact: GCGS|
|You may also mail them to:
Green County Genealogical Society Inc.
925 - 16th Ave.
Monroe, WI 53566
|HELP WITH PROJECTS NEEDED|
|GCGS is looking for people who would like to do some computer entry. You don't have to live near Monroe, WI.|
|We have scrapbooks that are being indexed by hand and they need to be put into a database. If you are interested please contact Donna.|