We are so excited you found us. Come join us and see why the unraveling of family history is the fastest growing hobby in the land. All members of Idaho Genealogical Society and persons interested in their family history are welcome. The Idaho Genealogical Society meets 11 months out of the year. December is our holiday month.
Board meetings are held at the Lake Hazel Library, located at the corner of Five Mile and Lake Hazel, 10489 Lake Hazel Road, Boise, Idaho 83709.
25 February 2012
1940 Census video from Archives.gov
Then on April 2, you can see the digitized images from the census @ 1940census.archives.gov.
(Remember they are not indexed! That is why we are volunteering to index them.)
If you are interested in volunteering in the indexing project, please register for an indexing account at : http://the1940census.com . Once you submit your name, email, and preferred state to index, you will get instructions in an email on how to sign up. When you create your profile, remember to look for: <Group> on the <My Profile> page. Under <Group>, select <Idaho Genealogical Society>. We would be grateful if you joined our team! The sponsors are going to have some fun contests with prizes to encourage the volunteers. It's going to be a unique opportunity for all ! Please join us and be sure to send us an email when you sign up @ email@example.com. We can confirm that you've joined our group and if not, we can fix it so you are!!
22 February 2012
and How to Use Them for Genealogy"
Saturday, February 25th, 10:30 am - 12 pm
Idaho State Archives
2205 Old Penitentiary Road
The DRC meetings are just prior to the IGS Board Meetings. The DRC meets the 3rd Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the Idaho State Archives, 2205 Old Penitentiary Road, Boise, ID 83712. Come learn from our talented lecturers and then put to practice what you've learned in the Idaho State Archives!!
This month, DRC hosts IGS Vice-President, historian, and lecturer, Christa Klemme. Christa has previously taught classes to the DRC group on topics such as Immigration and Naturalization, Migration Patterns and British Isles research. She is a regular lecturer at the BYU-ID Nampa Family History Conference. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org if you'd like a copy of the class syllabus.
Future DRC scheduled classes are as follows:
Idaho Genealogical Society
13 February 2012