Fall Conference & Workshop

Our 2014 Fall Conference will be held on October 25th.  We are excited to bring Rev. Dr. David McDonald, CG, to Pittsburgh as our speaker, with four great sessions on Saturday the 25th as well as as a Friday evening workshop on "Document Transcription: Analysis & Research Plans."  More information on the sessions as well as registration forms are on our "Fall Conference" page.

Old Economy Village - Sept 27th

North Hills Genealogists is sponsoring a field trip to Old Economy Village on Sept 27, 2014.  There will be 19th century trade demonstrations, with textiles as the feature craft from 11:00-4:00.  After the tour of the historic Village you can visit the weaver and learn how clothes were made.  We will meet at the Visitor's Center at 10:30AM to collect a payment of $9 per person before entering.  Lunch reservations have been made for 1:30 for our group at Alexander's Restaurant, located a few blocks away at 720 Merchant Street. More info is HERE. Map is HERE.

1790 Project

The "1790 Project" is an exciting study of the lives and descendents of the original 37 heads of houshold in what is now the North Hills.  Rich Hayden is organizing this work.  More details are at 1790 project.

Membership Info

Your annual (August-July) membership includes our monthly newsletter. 

Northland Public Library Genealogy Books

Click HERE to view information on Northland's genealogy collection.

Land Records
Tuesday - 10/21/2014
NHG Tip Time leader Rich Hayden will take us through the steps involved in finding your ancestor’s land.  He will discuss the Allegheny County deed records, probate records, partition plat maps, and how to locate the land on old and...
Annual Roundtable Discussion
Tuesday - 11/18/2014
If you missed last year’s, you missed a great exchange of information and ideas!  Join the group as we ask questions to ask each other and share information on anything in genealogy.  Remember, no question is too basic or obscure....
Annual Holiday Social
Saturday - 12/06/2014
In honor of the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I in Europe, we will tour the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial museum in Oakland, which was built as a memorial to those who served in the Civil War,...