Archive for the ‘Research’ Category

What’s New on ACGSI.org for October 2019

New Allen County, Indiana records added to our www.acgsi.org website. Many items are Public, while some are Members Only. Volunteers, membership fees and your donations of family research, time and money make it possible to keep adding more items online.

Public Pages

  • Divorces, 1928
  • Estate buyers lists, 1847-1852

Members-Only

  • Allen Co. Lines articles, Sep. 2019
  • Beacon Heights Church of the Brethren bulletins, 1957-1967
  • Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception burials, 1874-1881
  • Fort Wayne Church of the Brethren bulletin, Jul. 27, 1952
  • Highland Bethel Church of the Brethren bulletins, 1947
  • Huntertown Church of the Brethren bulletin, Jul 14, 1963
  • Lincolnshire Church of the Brethren bulletins, 1947-1958
  • Northern Indiana District, United Methodist Church, conference bulletin and sermon notes, 1964

 

Free Monthly Educational Programs

 

Our FREE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS are open to anyone who wishes to attend. The presentation begins at 7:00 pm in the Discovery Center of The Genealogy Center on the second floor of the Allen County Public Library in downtown Fort Wayne. Social time and networking begin at 6:30 pm. ACPL, 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

 

Web and Social Media Sites:

 

ACGSI web site: www.acgsi.org

ACGSI events: www.acgsi.org/event.php

Allen INGenWeb: www.acgsi.org/genweb/

Facebook: facebook.com/ACGSI/

Pinterest: pinterest.com/acgsi/

Twitter: twitter.com/ACGSI

WordPress blog: acgsi.wordpress.com/

Technology in Genealogy Users Group Meeting – November 16, 2019

The topic for discussion this month is the library’s new catalog, WISE that launches November 11, and how genealogists can most successfully use it.

We meet at 10:30 a.m. on the 3rd Saturday morning of the month in the Discovery Center at the Allen County Public Library, Genealogy Center, 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, IN. The library has a web page describing the new WISE website here.

 

Please begin brainstorming about the December technology topic.

 

Free Monthly Educational Programs

Second Wednesday evening September to May with 6:30 p.m. refreshments and social time. 7:00 p.m. FREE genealogy program in Meeting Room A at the Allen County Public Library (ACPL), 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Our FREE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS are open to anyone who wishes to attend. The presentation begins at 7:00 pm in the Discovery Center of The Genealogy Center on the second floor of the Allen County Public Library in downtown Fort Wayne. Social time and networking begin at 6:30 pm. ACPL, 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

 

Web and Social Media Sites:

 

ACGSI web site: www.acgsi.org

ACGSI events: www.acgsi.org/event.php

Allen INGenWeb: www.acgsi.org/genweb/

Facebook: facebook.com/ACGSI/

Pinterest: pinterest.com/acgsi/

Twitter: twitter.com/ACGSI

WordPress blog: acgsi.wordpress.com/

What’s New on ACGSI.org for September 2019

New Allen County, Indiana records added to our www.acgsi.org website. Many items are Public, while some are Members Only. Volunteers, membership fees and your donations of family research, time and money make it possible to keep adding more items online.

Public Pages

  • Estate buyers lists, 1846
  • Fort Wayne Sentinel death lists, 1895-1898, added to Vital Records Collection
  • Funeral card collection through #16728

Members-Only

  • ACGSI general meeting minutes, Apr-May 2019
  • ACGSI treasurer reports, Apr-Aug 2019
  • Allen Co. Lines full issue PDF, Sep. 2019
  • Felix Goyings descendants
  • Franz Berghoff descendants
  • Grace Reformed Church Heidelberg Class record, 1922-1926
  • Grace Reformed Church Ladies Aid & Missionary Society minutes, 1893-1896
  • Grace Reformed Church Young Womens Missionary Society minutes, 1914-1916
  • Grace St. John’s United Church of Christ membership database index cards (433 members), 1988
  • Herman Berghoff descendants, 1993
  • Hubert Berghoff descendants, 1993
  • Mayer-Baker materials
  • Newspaper ads, 1950s-1990s, Fort Wayne
  • St. Mary’s Catholic Church histories and research, 1848+

Fall Seminar

Day with Judy G. Russell

Register online at: https://www.acgsi.org/event.php

Free Monthly Educational Programs

 

Our FREE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS are open to anyone who wishes to attend. The presentation begins at 7:00 pm in the Discovery Center of The Genealogy Center on the second floor of the Allen County Public Library in downtown Fort Wayne. Social time and networking begin at 6:30 pm. ACPL, 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

 

Web and Social Media Sites:

 

ACGSI web site: www.acgsi.org

ACGSI events: www.acgsi.org/event.php

Allen INGenWeb: www.acgsi.org/genweb/

Facebook: facebook.com/ACGSI/

Pinterest: pinterest.com/acgsi/

Twitter: twitter.com/ACGSI

WordPress blog: acgsi.wordpress.com/

What’s New on ACGSI.org for August 2019

New Allen County, Indiana records added to our www.acgsi.org website. Many items are Public, while some are Members Only. Volunteers, membership fees and your donations of family research, time and money make it possible to keep adding more items online.

Public Pages

  • Broadway Cemetery historical notes, documents, and plat map
  • Estate buyers lists, 1839-1846
  • Peltier mortuary surnames starting with S, added to funeral home record collection
  • Society program schedule, officers lists, and contacts updated for 2019-2020

Members-Only

  • 127 Berghoff & Klug photos
  • Berghoff Brothers the Story, 1987
  • Berghoff Family, 1898-1998, and index
  • Berghoff Family from Germany to America, 1818-1998
  • Church Women United newsletter, Sep. 2003
  • Family of Gregor Klug…, 1870-1973
  • First Presbyterian Church pictorial directories, 1980-1981, 2004
  • Haley Elementary School dedication program, news, and speech, 1970
  • Hoagland-Poe-Preble-Tocsin telephone directory, 1958
  • Indiana Federation of Clubs District 12 history, 1882-1938
  • June Lines
  • Klug Family Tree, 1942
  • Marriage Book 183 photographed and uploaded for indexing
  • Most Precious Blood Catholic Church pictorial directory, 2007
  • Simpson United Methodist Church pictorial directory, 1997
  • St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church pictorial directories, 1976-1977, 1999
  • St. Jude Catholic Church pictorial directory, 2009
  • St. Peter Catholic Church pictorial directory, 2003
  • St. Vincent Catholic Church pictorial directory, 1992

Fall Seminar

Day with Judy G. Russell

Register online at: https://www.acgsi.org/event.php

Free Monthly Educational Programs

 

The second Wednesday evening September to May at 7:00 p.m. is our FREE genealogy program in the Discovery Center on the second floor in the Genealogy Center at the Allen County Public Library (ACPL), 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

 

Web and Social Media Sites:

 

ACGSI web site: www.acgsi.org

ACGSI events: www.acgsi.org/event.php

Allen INGenWeb: www.acgsi.org/genweb/

Facebook: facebook.com/ACGSI/

Pinterest: pinterest.com/acgsi/

Twitter: twitter.com/ACGSI

WordPress blog: acgsi.wordpress.com/

What’s New on ACGSI.org for April 2019

New Allen County, Indiana records added to our www.acgsi.org website. Many items are Public, while some are Members Only. Volunteers, membership fees and your donations of family research, time and money make it possible to keep adding more items online.

Public Pages

  • Funeral Card Collection through #16516
  • Jury lists, 1873-1900, Allen Co.

Members-Only

  • Christ United Methodist Church pictorial directories, 1994, 2000
  • Church Women United directories, 1960, 1984-1985, 1988-1990; luncheon program, 1988
  • Fort Wayne Children’s Home/Crossroad Messenger newsletters, 1950-1991 (65 scattered issues)
    •  50th-anniversary program, 1933
    •  news clippings, 1935-1990
    •  centennial history, 1883-1983
  •  Indiana Michigan Power Imprint employee newsletter, Jun. 1993
  •  Lines (Mar.), Treasurer’s Reports (Dec.-Mar.), Minutes (Nov.-Mar.)
  •  Marriage book 182 photographed and uploaded for indexing
  •  St. John’s United Church of Christ confirmation class photos, 1897-1982, Fort Wayne (completed)

Fall Seminar

Day with Judy G. Russell

Register online at: https://www.acgsi.org/event.php

Free Monthly Educational Programs

 

Second Wednesday evening September to May with 6:30 p.m. refreshments and social time. 7:00 p.m. FREE genealogy program in Meeting Room A at the Allen County Public Library (ACPL), 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

 

 Genealogy Technology Group

Third Wednesday evening September to May at 7:00 p.m in ACPL Meeting Room B. Round table discussion of anything related to genealogy research using the internet, computers, mobile devices, social media, software and much much more.

Web and Social Media Sites:

 

ACGSI web site: www.acgsi.org

ACGSI events: www.acgsi.org/event.php

Allen INGenWeb: www.acgsi.org/genweb/

Facebook: facebook.com/ACGSI/

Pinterest: pinterest.com/acgsi/

Twitter: twitter.com/ACGSI

WordPress blog: acgsi.wordpress.com/

Genealogy Technology Group – May 15, 2019

An open discussion of anything related to genealogy whether software, the internet, monthly backups, computers, mobile devices such as cell phones and tablets, social media and much more.

Guests are Always Welcome!

Every 3rd Wednesday, September through May, bring your questions and/or problems to the 7:00 p.m. discussion in Meeting Room B at the Allen County Public Library (ACPL), 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Fall Seminar

 

Register online at: https://www.acgsi.org/event.php

Free Monthly Educational Programs

Second Wednesday evening September to May with 6:30 p.m. refreshments and social time. 7:00 p.m. FREE genealogy program in Meeting Room A at the Allen County Public Library (ACPL), 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

2018-2019 Free Educational Program brochure on Facebook

 

Web and Social Media Sites:

 

ACGSI web site: www.acgsi.org

ACGSI events: www.acgsi.org/event.php

Allen INGenWeb: www.acgsi.org/genweb/

Facebook: facebook.com/ACGSI/

Pinterest: pinterest.com/acgsi/

Twitter: twitter.com/ACGSI

WordPress blog: acgsi.wordpress.com/

What’s New on ACGSI.org for March 2019

New Allen County, Indiana records added to our www.acgsi.org website. Many items are Public, while some are Members Only. Volunteers, membership fees and your donations of family research, time and money make it possible to keep adding more items online.

Public Pages

  • Funeral Card Collection through #16516
  • Jury lists, 1873-1900, Allen Co.

Members-Only

  • Christ United Methodist Church pictorial directories, 1994, 2000
  • Church Women United directories, 1960, 1984-1985, 1988-1990; luncheon program, 1988
  • Fort Wayne Children’s Home/Crossroad Messenger newsletters, 1950-1991 (65 scattered issues)
    •  50th-anniversary program, 1933
    •  news clippings, 1935-1990
    •  centennial history, 1883-1983
  •  Indiana Michigan Power Imprint employee newsletter, Jun. 1993
  •  Lines (Mar.), Treasurer’s Reports (Dec.-Mar.), Minutes (Nov.-Mar.)
  •  Marriage book 182 photographed and uploaded for indexing
  •  St. John’s United Church of Christ confirmation class photos, 1897-1982, Fort Wayne (completed)

Spring Seminar

April 26-27, 2019

Register online at: https://www.acgsi.org/event.php

Free Monthly Educational Programs

 

Second Wednesday evening September to May with 6:30 p.m. refreshments and social time. 7:00 p.m. FREE genealogy program in Meeting Room A at the Allen County Public Library (ACPL), 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

 

 Genealogy Technology Group

Third Wednesday evening September to May at 7:00 p.m in ACPL Meeting Room B. Round table discussion of anything related to genealogy research using the internet, computers, mobile devices, social media, software and much much more.

Web and Social Media Sites:

 

ACGSI web site: www.acgsi.org

ACGSI events: www.acgsi.org/event.php

Allen INGenWeb: www.acgsi.org/genweb/

Facebook: facebook.com/ACGSI/

Pinterest: pinterest.com/acgsi/

Twitter: twitter.com/ACGSI

WordPress blog: acgsi.wordpress.com/

Genealogy Technology Group – April 17, 2019

An open discussion of anything related to genealogy whether software, the internet, monthly backups, computers, mobile devices such as cell phones and tablets, social media and much more.

Guests are Always Welcome!

Every 3rd Wednesday, September through May, bring your questions and/or problems to the 7:00 p.m. discussion in Meeting Room B at the Allen County Public Library (ACPL), 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Spring Seminar

Register online at: https://www.acgsi.org/event.php

Free Monthly Educational Programs

Second Wednesday evening September to May with 6:30 p.m. refreshments and social time. 7:00 p.m. FREE genealogy program in Meeting Room A at the Allen County Public Library (ACPL), 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

2016-2017 Free Educational Program brochure on Facebook

 

Web and Social Media Sites:

 

ACGSI web site: www.acgsi.org

ACGSI events: www.acgsi.org/event.php

Allen INGenWeb: www.acgsi.org/genweb/

Facebook: facebook.com/ACGSI/

Pinterest: pinterest.com/acgsi/

Twitter: twitter.com/ACGSI

WordPress blog: acgsi.wordpress.com/

What’s New on ACGSI.org for March 2019

New Allen County, Indiana records added to our www.acgsi.org website. Many items are Public, while some are Members Only. Volunteers, membership fees and your donations of family research, time and money make it possible to keep adding more items online.

Public Pages

  • Dr. Lewis Thompson debtors, 1825-1845, Fort Wayne
  •  Estate sale buyers, 1827-1838, Allen Co. (this will be a growing collection, working forward in time)
  •  Fort Wayne Sentinel death lists added to Vital Records Collection, Dec. 1894-Mar. 1895
  •  Probate case files from boxes 369-375 linked to the estate index

Members-Only

  • St. John’s United Church of Christ confirmation class photos, 1897-1982, Fort Wayne (in progress)

Spring Seminar

Register online at: https://www.acgsi.org/event.php

Free Monthly Educational Programs

 

Second Wednesday evening September to May with 6:30 p.m. refreshments and social time. 7:00 p.m. FREE genealogy program in Meeting Room A at the Allen County Public Library (ACPL), 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

 

 Genealogy Technology Group

Third Wednesday evening September to May at 7:00 p.m in ACPL Meeting Room B. Round table discussion of anything related to genealogy research using the internet, computers, mobile devices, social media, software and much much more.

Web and Social Media Sites:

 

ACGSI web site: www.acgsi.org

ACGSI events: www.acgsi.org/event.php

Allen INGenWeb: www.acgsi.org/genweb/

Facebook: facebook.com/ACGSI/

Google+: plus.google.com

Pinterest: pinterest.com/acgsi/

Twitter: twitter.com/ACGSI

WordPress blog: acgsi.wordpress.com/

Genealogy Technology Group – March 20, 2019

An open discussion of anything related to genealogy whether software, the internet, monthly backups, computers, mobile devices such as cell phones and tablets, social media and much more.

Guests are Always Welcome!

Every 3rd Wednesday, September through May, bring your questions and/or problems to the 7:00 p.m. discussion in Meeting Room B at the Allen County Public Library (ACPL), 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Spring Seminar

Register online at: https://www.acgsi.org/event.php

Free Monthly Educational Programs

Second Wednesday evening September to May with 6:30 p.m. refreshments and social time. 7:00 p.m. FREE genealogy program in Meeting Room A at the Allen County Public Library (ACPL), 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

2016-2017 Free Educational Program brochure on Facebook

 

Web and Social Media Sites:

 

ACGSI web site: www.acgsi.org

ACGSI events: www.acgsi.org/event.php

Allen INGenWeb: www.acgsi.org/genweb/

Facebook: facebook.com/ACGSI/

Google+: plus.google.com

Pinterest: pinterest.com/acgsi/

Twitter: twitter.com/ACGSI

WordPress blog: acgsi.wordpress.com/