Our next meeting will be held at 1:30 pm on Sunday, March 25, 2018 in the Education Center Auditorium of St. Joseph Mercy Hospital at 5305 Elliott Drive, Ann Arbor, Michigan. The meeting is free and open to the public.
Due to a medical situation, our scheduled speaker, Dr. Sharon Carlson, is not able to present this month.
Katherine Willson has graciously agreed to make her presentation titled "Using Facebook in Your Genealogy Research" as our main program. Katherine is a well-known genealogical speaker and a GSWC Board member.
The class starting at approximately 3:15 pm will be:
"Your Ancestors in State Records"
presented via DVD by John Philip Colletta and moderated by GSWC President, Marcia McCrary.
The Genealogical Society of Washtenaw County, Michigan
(GSWC for short) functions through volunteer efforts and welcomes anyone interested in genealogy and local history, whether beginning their family research or more experienced researchers.
for visiting the GSWC website. We hope your visit will help your research and you will return often.
To navigate easily on this site, and get the most benefit:
- Click on the Green Buttons on the left. Note that after you click, submenu items may appear below the button.
- Once you sign in as a member, further submenu items will appear below Members and Washtenaw Research
Our website features an extensive list of Washtenaw County and Michigan research links and resources; databases; indexes; a surname database; a catalog of over 2,000 books, cemetery records, and census records in our library; and a calendar of events.
For HELP with your Washtenaw County research, use the "Research Requests” button on the left.
We encourage you to become a MEMBER
. (Click here to join
). Your membership in the GSWC will help you further your research goals and will also help GSWC in its important work of collecting and preserving Washtenaw County’s family history and heritage.
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