Carroll County Genealogical Society
Carroll County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 1752
Westminster, Maryland  21158
Carroll County Genealogical Society

Westminster, Maryland
Jerusalem Lutheran Church

Welcome To The CCGS Website!

  The Carroll County Genealogical Society President and Board would like to welcome the many researchers to our website that was created for you, our members and the public in pursuit of genealogical research.  Our informational offerings are rich and we continue to grow our digital content.  As we work to improve the historical records offered at our site we hope that you would join us if you are not a current member.  Enjoy the site, explore and research. Genealogical research is rewarding and we hope that you find your experience with us positive and will return often in your research.      

CCGS News - October 2022

CCGS Fall Programs
  The CCGS Fall program flyer has been released detailing our scheduled events.  Pick one up at your local library branch or check it out here.  All programs are scheduled for the Finksburg Library Branch.  
Research Thursdays
  Research Thursdays are scheduled from 1-4 pm.  Please contact us at to schedule a time if you require CCGS Staff assistance.  We ask that if you are not feeling well, please visit us on another day.  Thank you and we hope to see you soon in the library.   
Maryland Archive Links
Did you know that CCGS via the website provides quick links into the Maryland Archives?  Check the menu bar on the left, under CCGS Collections for the link to the Maryland Archives.  We have recently added a link for Md Death Certificates by counties, 1910-1923.  

October 17
CCGS October Membership Meeting
CCGS will hold its October Membership meeting at the Finksburg Branch Library in the large meeting room. The speaker for the evening is Carol Wheatley and the topic is Find a Grave Website.  Carol will discuss the value of this tool as an aid for genealogical research and the ability ...

November 21
CCGS November Membership Meeting
Mr. Bob Velke will present a program Titled: Military Pension records.  Pension records are full of genealogical information. Learn how to use these records, which are based on service in the U.S. armed forces between 1775 and 1902 to gain insight into your ancestor's service, life, and family both before and ...