The next meeting of the Gwinnett Genealogy Study Group will be January 20th at 10:00 a.m. The group meets at the LDS Family Life Center 3355 Sugarloaf Pkwy, Lawrenceville, GA.
The meeting topics are varied but each meeting typically has a speaker, a volunteer overview of a website, and a volunteer book review.
The topic of the January meeting is -An Introduction to Autosomal DNA- Sarah Burns will present.
GENEALOGY STUDY GROUP MEETING
Monday, January 11, 2016
Northlake Library –3772 LaVista Road
Tucker, GA 30084
The Genealogy Study Group meets monthly in Tucker. This active group has been meeting for more than twenty years.
In January, experienced researcher and former Georgia Archives employee, Joanne Smalley will present a Virtual Tour through the Georgia Archives.
The presentation will include information about:
The Archives book collection -which includes a large number of out of state books, primarily, neighboring states and states that were on the migration route to Georgia.
Reference computers and databases
The Microfilm Library
The Original Documents Reading Area (ODRA)
The Archives General Name File
The Surname Folders collection
If you are researching in Georgia, this presentation will help you learn what is available at the Georgia Archives and how to use it.
Your first visit to the Genealogy Study Group is free. Member dues are $15.00 per year.