Archive for the ‘Web Sites’ Category

What’s New on ACGSI.org for May 2020

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 Section

  • Divorces, Jan.-Jun. 1930; 2006-2011
  • Estate buyers, 1854-1855
  • Marriage book #205 (pp. 1-200) scanned and uploaded for indexing
  • Peltier mortuary records, T-Z added to Funeral Home Records

Members-Only

  • Central Catholic High School Class of 1960 reunion announcement and lists, 2015 (from Dave Peterson
    estate)
  • Concordia Lutheran High School National Honor Society induction program, 2015 (from Dave Peterson
    estate)

GENEALOGY BOOT CAMP

 

July 18, 2020 was scheduled as in-person event with AMY JOHNSON CROW. Because of the COVID-19 shutdown of the library, this event will be online as a Zoom program.

Free Monthly Educational Programs

 

Our future programs in the fall of 2020 will be online as Zoom meetings. Our programs normally meet at the Allen County Public Library which is currently closed for public events since Governor Eric Holcomb Ordered Hoosiers to Stay Home in Fight Against COVID-19.

 

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 April 2020

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

  • Divorce case files from Boxes 485, 486, 487, 488, 489, 490, 491, 492, 493, 494 & 495, 1870s-1880s
  • Funeral card collection through #16910

Members-Only

  • Berghoff family reunion papers, 1987, 1998 (from Susan Prowant estate)
  • Frontier residential telephone listings, 2019, Allen County
  • General Telephone Co. telephone directory, 1959, Fort Wayne & New Haven (ACGSI purchased book)
  • Misc. Berghoff, Engesser, Goings, Goyings, Jauch, Klug, Mayer papers (from Susan Prowant estate)

GENEALOGY BOOT CAMP

 

July 18, 2020 was scheduled as in-person event with AMY JOHNSON CROW. Because of the COVID-19 shutdowns whether this event proceeds online as a Zoom program or an in-person event is yet to be determined.

Free Monthly Educational Programs

 

Our programs meet at the Allen County Public Library which is currently closed for public events until May 17, 2020 since Governor Eric Holcomb Ordered Hoosiers to Stay Home in Fight Against COVID-19.

 

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 March 2020

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

  • Divorce news, 2012-2013

Members-Only

  • Alter family papers (from Susan Prowant estate)
  • Berghoff family mailing lists, 2007-2010 (from Susan Prowant estate)
  • Berghoff family reunion papers, 2009, 2011 (from Susan Prowant estate)
  • Central Catholic High School all-alumni reunion, 2005
  • Central Catholic High School class of 1941 reunion, 2001
  • Central Catholic High School class of 1957 reunions
  • Central Catholic High School dedication booklet, 1939
  • Frontier residential telephone listings, 2013-2014, Fort Wayne
  • Home Telephone & Telegraph telephone directory, 1955, Fort Wayne
  • St. Joseph Hessen Cassel Catholic Church pictorial directory, 1999
  • Verizon residential telephone listings, 2010-2011, Fort Wayne
  • Who’s Who in the Phone Directory, 1931, Fort Wayne

GENEALOGY BOOT CAMP

 

July 18, 2020 with AMY JOHNSON CROW.

Free Monthly Educational Programs

 

Our programs meet at the Allen County Public Library which is currently closed for public events until May 17, 2020 since Governor Eric Holcomb Ordered Hoosiers to Stay Home in Fight Against COVID-19.

 

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 February 2020

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

  • Divorce news, 1929, 2014-2019
  • Mungovan vol. 1 & 2 added to Funeral Home Records Collection

Members-Only

  • Baer Field 50th anniversary history, 1991 (from Dave Peterson estate)
  • Berghoff family card file, 2001 (from Susan Prowant estate)
  • Berghoff reunion, Berghoffest family celebration, 1987, Fort Wayne (from Susan Prowant estate)
  • Central Catholic High School band programs, 1962-1964*
  • Central High School class of 1939 reunion documents, 1991, 1994 (from Dave Peterson estate)
  • Delta Kappa Gamma yearbook, 1969-1970, Fort Wayne
  • First Christian Church Tidings newsletter, 1951-Jul. 1952
  • First Christian Church wedding program collection, 1990s-2010s
  • Franz Anton Berghoff descendants, 1998 (from Susan Prowant estate)
  • GE News, Oct. 30, 1981*
  • Grace Reformed Church Philathea class record, 1926-1928
  • Harrison Hill Elementary School programs, 2008-2019
  • Hoosier Observer, Oct. 1930 (from Susan Prowant estate)*
  • Indian Village neighborhood plat map, 1953*
  • Lines, Dec. 2019, Mar. 2020
  • Society 40th anniversary mayoral proclamation, 2016 (from Dave Peterson estate)
  • Society minutes and treasurer reports, Sep. 2019-Jan. 2020
  • St. John the Baptist Catholic Church pictorial directory, 1979*
  • St. Luke Lutheran Church scrapbook, 1936-1943*

* oversized documents scanned with 11×17 scanner from Dave Peterson estate

GENEALOGY BOOT CAMP

 

July 18, 2020 with AMY JOHNSON CROW.

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 January 2020

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

  • Church records from ACPL digital collections (name index with links to Gen. Center site)
  •  Hoagland Charge, Methodist Episcopal Church (in progress)
  •  Eighth-grade graduates lists from newspapers added to one-room schools database, 1890-1925, rural Allen Co. (5240 records)
  •  Funeral Card Collection through #16848
  •  Luther Institute graduates, 1918-1935, Fort Wayne

Members-Only

  • Christ Lutheran Church memorial plaque promotional booklet, 1917
  •  Corville Family of Allen County
  •  Holy Cross Lutheran Church pictorial directory, 1971
  •  Good Shepherd United Methodist Church pictorial directories, 1997, 2006
  •  Komets Hockey program, 1969-1970
  •  Joyce Moore collection of wedding programs, 1976-2001
  •  Maplewood Mennonite Church pictorial directory, c. 1974
  •  Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church pictorial directories, 1978, 1995
  •  North Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) pictorial directories, 1965, 1968, 1972, 1981, 1985, 1988, 1992, 2006
  •  North Highlands Presbyterian Church history, 1970
  •  Northside Wesleyan Church pictorial directory, 1974
  •  Pageler-Henderson family record
  •  Red Ball Express WWII convoy, William Kohrman recalls Cpl. Archie Smothers
  •  St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church bulletin with Easter flower memorial list, 15 Apr. 2012
  •  St. Luke Lutheran Church:
    •  Anniversary programs, 1961, 1966, 1986
    •  Building dedication programs, 1938, 1955, 1966
    •  History, 1935-1973
    •  Newsletters, Jun. 1954, Nov.-Dec. 1978
    •  Pictorial directories, 1982, 1986, 1992
    •  Promotional booklets, 1963, late 1960s, 1978
    •  Truthseekers class recollections, roster, 1963, 1986
    •  Yearbooks, 1955, 1956
  •  Salem United Church of Christ 150th anniversary program, 2018

GENEALOGY BOOT CAMP

 

July 18, 2020 with AMY JOHNSON CROW.

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 Gadgets for your Christmas List” – Saturday, December 21, 2019

The Technology User’s Group topic for discussion this month is Technology Gadgets for your Christmas List.

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.

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 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

 

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/