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

Westminster, Maryland
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Monday, March 19
CCGS March Meeting  (Monthly Meeting)
7:00 pm to 8:45 pm
50 East Main Street - Westminster Branch Library - Davis Room
Are You My Grandpa?  Men of the Same Name - Our Speaker is Rebecca Whitman Koford.  Are you finding men, in the same community, sharing a common name as you conduct your research?  Then this presentation is designed with you in mind as Ms. Koford will present case studies, hints and tips to aide you in your research while pointing you to the correct person.

Family History Community Classes 2018
Tuesday, March 27 through Tuesday, October 23
Family History Community Classes 2018  (Training)
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
LDS Church, 7255 Ridge Road, Mt. Airy, Maryland
Rebecca Whitman Koford, CG once again offers Genealogical Training on a monthly basis.  This is a great opportunity to learn from one of the best.  Attend one or attend them all, you are sure to pick up knowledge and tips to aid you in your genealogical research.  Please see the attached file for more information on dates and topics.  Don't miss this opportunity.

Friday, April 6 through Saturday, April 7
The Joy of Genealogy  (Members Events)
The Westin - Tysons Corner 7801 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, Virginia
This event held by the Fairfax Genealogical Society offers a 2 Day event with six tracks and four lectures each day.  Use the Learn More button for more details.

Monday, April 16
CCGS April Meeting  (Monthly Meeting)
7:00 pm to 8:45 pm
50 East Main Street - Westminster Branch Library - Davis Room
History, Records, and Context: Researching the Locations Your Ancestors Lived - Our speaker is Ms. Angela Packer McGhie.   In conducting research and learning about the places where our ancestors lived we are able to view them in a social and historical context, which will aide us in locating relevant records.  Valuable tips and insights from our speaker are sure to provide you with knowledge, which you can leverage in conducting your research.  

Saturday, April 21
Maryland Genealogical Society Spring Luncheon  (Members Events)
12:00 pm
8480 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City, Maryland 21043
2018 Spring Luncheon
April 21, 2018 - Noon to 3 PM
Kelsey’s Restaurant
8480 Baltimore National Pike
Ellicott City, Maryland 21043
Presentation by Sharon B. Hodges 
Professional Genealogist, Author and Teacher
There’s More to the Census Than What’s Online
As researchers we download census records, but do we fully understand what the record says? Learn about the instructions given to the census takers; how to use non-population schedules in conjunction with the population census; and discover some little-known census records. 
Sharon Hodges is a recipient of the Mt. Vernon Genealogical Society’s Lifetime Sustained Meritorious Service Award and the Shirley Langdon Wilcox Award for Exemplary Volunteerism from the National Genealogical Society;  she is Past President of the Mt. Vernon Genealogical Society and currently serves as Secretary of the Virginia Genealogical Society.
Cost:    $40 - MGS members       $45 - Non-members
Buffet featuring Chicken Marsala, Pasta Rosa and Homemade Meatballs, House Salad, Fresh Vegetable, Dinner Rolls and Assorted Mini Desserts. Coffee, tea, and sodas included.
For registration information visit  Maryland Genealogical Society Home Page.