Thursday, March 18, 2021

Remember to Ask

 When you make contact with new or known cousins, even cousins you have communicated with for years, make sure to specifically ask if they have old family pictures, documents, letters or collectables. I have found many wonderful things with this simple question.

Friday, February 5, 2021

RootsTech 2021 February 25 - 27, 2021

 RootsTech 2021 will be a virtual event this year. Go to for more information and to register. This event is Free and will be recorded for future viewing, but you must be registered.

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Check Your DNA Ethnicity Results

 If you have an Ancestry DNA account check your ethnicity results, they have been updated recently.

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

WCGS DNA Tools - A Tour

Peggy Jude will  present "DNA Tools - A Tour" for our Zoom meeting Wednesday December 2, 2020 meeting at 7:00PM. Ms. Jude does NOT allow recordings of her presentations but she will provide a handout for our enjoyment. So mark this important time and date on your calendar.

Saturday, November 14, 2020

Waukesha County Genealogical Society Zoom Meetings

 Join Waukesha County Genealogical Society to enjoy our Zoom meetings. All active members of our organization are able to join our Zoom meetings and/or the recordings of many Zoom meetings. They are also able to attend meetings on site as well as via Zoom when they become available. Membership is $12.00/ year for one person , $15.00 per year/ family & three electronic newsletters.

Saturday, November 7, 2020

WCGS 11th hour, 11th day, 11th month

 Interesting Youtube video about the Doughboys in Germany after WWI.

"Stars and Striped Over the Rhine"

Saturday, July 18, 2020

New Family Search Records

View over 3.5 MILLION new, free, indexed records added to this week including Minnesota Deaths 1887-2001 and Connecticut Military Census Questionnaires 1917