Capital District Genealogical Society
Empire State Plaza Station
PO Box 2175
Albany, NY 12220-0175


Regular meetings:

Held at William K. Sanford
Town of Colonie Library
629 Albany Shaker Road
Loudonville, N.Y. 12211 [map]

4th Saturday of month, except 3rd Saturday of month in May; no meeting in December.

All regular meetings 1:00PM.
Interest groups meet 12 to 1PM.
Computer Resources Group meets 2:30PM.

Election of Officers - November

New York State Library:
The Capital District Genealogical Society maintains a genealogy support desk at the Library. This is operated by our volunteers who are on duty Monday - Friday.

Please note new schedule for meetings:

1:00-2:30 Meeting and Speaker
2:30-3:30 Internet Resources

August 26, 2017
Pamela Vittorio

Crossing Lines: The Fate of New York City Colonial Soldiers Captured During the 1780 Raids from Upper Canada.

Handout is available to MEMBERS ONLY

Email us at
 and we will send it to you via email.

September 23, 2017
Terri Moran

Researching a Family Business: The Howard Family and Broom Manufacturing in Fort Hunter and Amsterdam, New York

Learn about the various resources to use to research a family business.

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