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Calendar of Upcoming Genealogy Related Events

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Upcoming Events
(see "Events" for a full list)
November 19, 2022
Introduction to Irish Internet Sites
Members can register for this event November 1 - November 17,
Non members can register November 12 - November 17 (space permitting).
Click on the blue "Your CDGS Account" button at the top of the page.
This presentation will be recorded and available to members of CDGS for future viewing.

No Meeting in December

Happy Holidays

Looking Ahead


January 28, 2023.     Jim Gandy.    

Genealogical Resources at the NYS Military Museum


February 25, 2023.    Heidi Hill.    

Researching and Interpreting the People who were enslaved in New Netherland and Colonial Albany with a focus on the Rensselaer and Schuyler Families



March 25, 2023.    Kristen Moore

How to Use the DAR Website Without Being a Member