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.
German group meets 12 to 1PM.
Computer group meets 2:30PM.

Election of Officers - November

New York State Library:
The Capital District Genealogical Society maintains, on a regular basis, a genealogy support desk at the Library. This is operated by our volunteers.

Please note new schedule for meetings:

12:00-1:00 Interest groups
1:00-2:30 Meeting and Speaker
2:30-3:30 Computer Group

October 25, 2014

A Potpourri of Genealogical Research Tools and A Hodgepodge of Lesser Known Gems
Steve Morse

Steve Morse, nationally known genealogical expert, returns to Albany to present two programs to our group. Steve is the creator of the One-Step Webpages which have made searching easier for genealogists all over the world.  He was born in New York City and currently resides in San Francisco.

We expect a large turnout for this meeting and due to limited space ask that you pre-register for the event at

November 22, 2014

German Ancestors
Henry Ehrlich

Mr. Ehrlich will speak on his German ancestors and his experiences in pre-war Germany  as a Jew and then as a 15 yr. old school boy in America.