Welcome to EGSF
Researching our family history is a fun and exciting journey with many rewards. Members of Englewood Genealogical Society of Florida, Inc. (EGSF) are at different levels of research, from the beginner to the advanced. Our meetings are held at Elsie Quirk Library (EQL) located at 100 W. Dearborn Street, Englewood, FL. To help with our research, there are monthly meetings, September through May and eight Special Interest Groups [SIGs]. Timelines, our newsletter, is published quarterly with a lot of great research information for our members.
Our monthly meetings are held on the fourth [4th] Wednesday of the month *except May, November and December due to the holidays. Meetings are held at Elsie Quirk Library, 100 East Dearborn St., Englewood FL., from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., on the second floor, in the large meeting room.
Monthly meeting topics are designed to meet the research needs of the all members and guests. Special Interest Groups [SIGs] are small groups designed to assist members in specialized research areas.
Our library has a wonderful collection of research materials for genealogists and is located on the 2nd floor near our meeting room. EQL is a satellite of the Family History Center. There also is available a reader machine for reading microfilm ordered from the Family History Center.
Meetings are open to the public.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27, 2016
Presenter: EGSF Member D'Ann Still
TOPIC: How to fill out a 15 Generation Pedigree Chart
What do the numbers mean? Who goes in # 1 spot? How can I use this for my Genealogy Ancestors?
Topic: "What Do I Do With This Large Chart?" "What Do The Numbers Mean?" "Who Goes Where?"
Print out your own Ahenentafel Genealogy Report with as many generations as you want and bring with you to this meeting! At least 4-10 no notes.... takes up to much paper. We only need the parents and children listed. Let's have fun!
"Blog" News ....
The Genealogy Guys Podcast
(George Morgan and Drew Smith)
Watch for George and Drew in their informative weekly podcast. Click here.
From Eastman Online (Dick Eastman)
Have you ever been confused with relationships? Dick tells you about the Wolfram|Alpha search engine that can figure those relationships for you. Not only does the search engine figure out the relationship, it diagrams it genealogically! Click here.