Schedule of Events

“Strengthening and Connecting Families Through Genealogy”

(Audience Levels: Basic, Intermediate, Advanced)

January 15 –  Leave a Legacy: Writing About Your Ancestors and Yourself              

Guest Speaker: Rev. Dr. Albert Sampson

February 19 – African American Genealogy Research: Free People of Color & Enslaved

March 19  – Making Sense Out of Censuses: Population & Supplemental Schedules, Mortality, etc.


April 16 - Who Do You Think You Are? What to Do with My DNA


May 21 - We Come This Far by Faith: Using Obituaries & Church Records to Find My Family

June 18 - Walking My Ancestors' Land: Land, Wills & Probate Records

July & August - No Meeting

September 17 - Election/Business Meeting/Archive Data Review

October 15 - Grandmama Said What? Conducting Oral Histories & Evaluating Evidence


November 19 - Business Meeting/Courthouses, Libraries, Archives Oh My!

December 17 – Getting and Staying Organized: Paper or Digital?

Until further notice, The Society is conducting virtual educational meetings for members. To attend a monthly virtual membership meeting, go to “Contact Us” and request a meeting invitation. To join our organization, go to “Become a Member.” All sessions are held the third Saturday as noted from 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m.





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America's Black Holocaust Museum

Bronzeville Center for the Arts

Milwaukee County Genealogical Society

Milwaukee County Historical Society

Milwaukee PAF Users Group
Milwaukee Public Library Genealogy
Wisconsin Black Historical Society
Wisconsin  State Genealogical Society