At its November board meeting, the Indiana Genealogical Society appointed Pat Summan of Connersville as the Indiana County Genealogist (ICG) for Fayette County. Pat has lived in Fayette County for 45 years and was the Southeast District Director for IGS from 1997 to 2004. She volunteers with the City Cemetery restoration project and is involved with the Fayette County Cemetery Board, as well as Historic Connersville, Inc., the Whitewater Valley Genealogical Association and the Tri-County Genealogical Society.
Indiana County Genealogist is a program of the Indiana Genealogical Society. Its goal is to appoint qualified individuals to represent each of the 92 counties in Indiana. The ICG is a liaison between the Indiana Genealogical Society and local organizations and individuals, acting as a conduit for genealogy-related news. For more details (including an application form), please visit http://www.indgensoc.org/county_genealogists.html