Friday, November 28, 2014

December 2014 IGS Newsletter Added to IGS Members-Only Area

The Indiana Genealogical Society has added the December 2014 issue of IGS Newsletter, the society's bi-monthly newsletter for IGS members, to the Members Only area. IGS members should login to the IGS Records section to get their copy.

This issue has an update on a project to preserve Lutheran Church records in South Bend. It also has genealogy news items from around the state.

The newsletter is available for download in its regular size, as well as in a compressed version which downloads faster on slower Internet connections.

The newsletter is a premium database, accessible only to IGS members.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

IGS Adds Hanover College Database to Members-Only Area

The Indiana Genealogical Society has added a database about Hanover College in Jefferson County to the College Records section of our Members Only area:

--Graduates of Hanover College, Hanover (1893-1898)

This is a premium database, accessible only to IGS members.

The Indiana Genealogical Society now has 1,414 databases in the Members Only area. Each of Indiana's 92 counties has at least 5 databases.


Tuesday, November 25, 2014

IGS Adds Taylor University Database to Members-Only Area

The Indiana Genealogical Society has added a database about Taylor University in Grant County to the College Records section of our Members Only area:

--Students of Taylor University, Upland (1945-1952)

This is a premium database, accessible only to IGS members.

The Indiana Genealogical Society now has 1,413 databases in the Members Only area. Each of Indiana's 92 counties has at least 5 databases.


Monday, November 24, 2014

IGS Adds Manchester College Database to Members-Only Area

The Indiana Genealogical Society has added a database about a Wabash County college to the College Records section of our Members Only area:

--Graduates of Manchester College, North Manchester (1914-1922)

This is a premium database, accessible only to IGS members.

The Indiana Genealogical Society now has 1,412 databases in the Members Only area. Each of Indiana's 92 counties has at least 5 databases.


Saturday, November 22, 2014

Hamilton County Library To Demonstrate Free Websites for Genealogy

The Hamilton East Public Library in Noblesville will hold a computer workshop on how to use free websites for genealogy research on Wednesday, December 17 from 9:30 am to noon in the library's computer training lab. In this "hands-on" workshop, you will learn how to use some free websites for genealogy, including Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, Find A Grve, Rootsweb, USGenWeb Project and Google. Bring information about your ancestors - you will have time to use these sites to do your own research.

This workshop is free but registration is required. Register through the library's calendar of events on their website (www.hepl.lib.in.us) or contact the library's Indiana Room - phone (317) 770-3206.

Friday, November 21, 2014

Southern Indiana Genealogical Society To Hold Free Computer Genealogy Workshop

The Southern Indiana Genealogical Society will hold a free workshop on computer genealogy on Thursday, December 4 at 7 pm in the Strassweg Auditorium of the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library. Genealogist Phil Hysell (pictured) will share tips, tricks, and techniques on how to make your genealogy come alive, be more efficient and more enjoyable by using your computer. He will illustrate the effective use of family tree databases, photo restoration, finding “lost” family cemeteries, writing your family story, and the creative use of old photos and 8 mm movies.

Mr. Hysell is a member and past president of the Louisville Genealogical Society and editor of the Hisle-Hysell Genealogy Newsletter. For more information, please visit http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~insigs/nextmeet.htm.

Query: Anna/Hannah Denham, Harrison County


                DID HEZEKIAH STOUT DENHAM, b. 1802, TN; d. 1886, IA, HAVE A DAUGHTER NAMED ANNA OR HANNAH, BORN 1825--1828, IN INDIANA, HARRISON COUNTY? Help appreciated. Thanks.

ROSALIE DEMARTINO
7182 DARLING ST. S. E.
SALEM, OREGON 97317-9027
TURTLE4U@Q.COM