Fall 2021 Conference: October 30th

We are excited to announce our Fall 2021 conference, featuring Ari Wilkins  speaking on:
 
*Expanding Your Research with Timelines, Charts, Spreadsheets and Diagrams
*Organizing & Identifying Photograph Collections
*Reconstructing Communities Using Sanborn Maps, Census Records, and City Directories
*Funeral Home Collections
*How the Weather Affected Your Ancestor
 
We will be holding this conference online using Zoom.  More details & registration form HERE;   Online registration HERE.  
 

October 2021 Meeting Information

Join Jen Baldwin for Preserving Your Personal Archives.
 
The meeting will begin at 7:00 PM on October 18th.  This will be a virtual meeting via Zoom. You can register for this meeting HERE.
 
Full details are available HERE.

Eastern European SIG Meeting

EASTERN EUROPE SIG:  November 1st 7pm
This will be an Online Zoom meeting - click HERE for Zoom registration information.

DNA SIG on Oct 9th

The Genetic Genealogy DNA Special Interest Group will meet at 2:00pm on November 13th via Zoom.  Click HERE to register for this Zoom meeting.

November 2021 Meeting Information

Join us for our semi-annual virtual Round-Table.
 
The meeting will begin at 7:00 PM on November 15th. This will be a virtual meeting via Zoom. You can register for this meeting HERE
 
Full details are available HERE.

German SIG Meeting

GERMAN SIG: November 18th 7pm
This will be an Online Zoom meeting - click HERE for Zoom registration information. 

November 20th NHG Webinar Series

Rev. Dr. David McDonald, will present "Protestant Church Records" at a time to be announcedThis will be a virtual webinar using Zoom.  Please register for this free event HERE. The handout will be distributed during the webinar in the chat and also emailed to registrants.
 
Full details about the webinar and speaker are available HERE.

December Social

Join Gena Philibert-Ortega as she leads our December social by presenting Jello Molds, Peacocks and Turtle Soup: Genealogy and the History of Food.
 
The meeting will begin at 1:00 PM on December 4th.  This will be a virtual meeting via Zoom. You can register for this     meeting HERE.
 
 Full details are available HERE.

Beginner's Packet Now Available to NHG Members

Be sure to visit the "NHG LIBRARY" area when you login - the latest edition of the Genealogical Beginner's Packet is available for download by all NHG members.

January 2022 Meeting Information

Our January meeting will occur on January 17th at 7:00 PM. This will be a virtual meeting. Stay tuned for more details. 

Northland Library @ Home

Many of the Northland Library's online resources are available to you at home, including the Ancestry Library Edition.  Check HERE for a full list of what is available through the Allegheny County libraries.  BREAKING NEWS!  Ancestry Remote access has been extended through the end of December 2021.

February 2022 Meeting Information

Our February meeting will occur on February 21st at 7:00 PM. This will be a virtual meeting. Stay tuned for more details. 

Meeting Handouts

Handouts for many of our meetings are available for download by NHG members after logging into the website and clicking on "NHG LIBRARY" in the left-hand menu.  If you need assistance logging in please send an email to Info@NorthHillsGenealogists.org

March 2022 Meeting Information

Join Carla Cegielski for Are you Ready? Preparing for the Release of the 1950 Census.
 
The meeting will begin at 7:00 PM on March 21st.  This will be a virtual meeting via Zoom. You can register for this meeting .
 
Full details are available HERE.

NHG @ Heinz History Center


April 2021 Meeting Information

Join us for our semi-annual Round-Table.
 
The meeting will begin at 7:00 PM on April 18th. This will be a virtual meeting via Zoom. You can register for this meeting HERE
 
*This program tentatively will be held virtually. In the event that the Covid-19 situation improves, a hybrid option might be implemented
 
Full details are available HERE.

Northland Public Library Genealogy Books

Click HERE to view information on Northland Public Library's genealogy collection.  Many of the materials in this collection were donated to Northland by the North Hills Genealogists.

May 2022 Meeting Information

Join Kate Townsend for Pittsburgh Genealogy 101: A Guide to Researching in the Steel City.
 
The meeting will begin at 7:00 PM on May 16th.  This will be a virtual meeting via Zoom. You can register for this meeting HERE.
 
*This program tentatively will be held virtually. In the event that the Covid-19 situation improves, a hybrid option might be implemented.
 
Full details are available HERE.

AmericanAncestors.org at Northland Library

If you have New England ancestors, then the resources available from AmericanAncestors.org are invaluable.  Visitors to Northland Public Library now have access to these databases and other holdings of the New England Historical and Genealogical Society, along with the many other genealogy databases already available.  You can use the Northland computers, or bring your own and connect via their WiFi.

DNA Bootcamp - Online Course for Members

North Hills Genealogists is pleased to provide this series of training from Hi-Def Genealogy as a no-charge benifit to its members. Presented by Mary Eberle and produced by Thomas MacEntee, we believe that you will find this instruction useful and informative in learning the details of Genetic Genealogy and using DNA tests as part of your family history research.  These videos can be watched at any time, as often as you like.  For more details click HERE.

Fall 2021 Genealogy Conference with Ari Wilkins
Saturday - 10/30/2021
SATURDAY SESSION  TITLES (Live - not recorded - Online via Zoom) Researching Graphically – Expanding Your Research with Timelines, Charts, Spreadsheets and Diagrams Organizing and Identifying Photograph Collections Reconstructing Communities Using Sanborn Maps, Census Records, and City Directories Funeral Home Collections: Utilizing Genealogical Societies and Others for Crowd Sourcing ...
Eastern Europe SIG Meeting
Monday - 11/01/2021
At our Zoom meeting at 7 pm we will focus on our members ancestral regions. We are asking each member to take 5 minutes to discuss their ancestor’s country, region and village. How they found the village, what records they have uncovered, and what site they used to locate the records (if ...
Genetic Genealogy DNA Special Interest Group
Saturday - 11/13/2021
Genetic Genealogy discussion This month we'll have some general discussions on the tools that we are all using, trying to answer questions based on the collective experience.  If you have something in particular you'd like to talk about or see discussed, just send an email response to this message ...