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  • Join Us

    Cost of Annual Membership: Individual: $15.00 Family: $20.00; Organization: $25.00 Read More
  • Meetings

    Meetings are held from 7:00pm to 9:00pm at the American Legion Post #129, 22 Elm Street, Gardner, MA 01440 Read More
  • Publications

    Members of CMGS have compiled several publications. Read More
  • Links

    Links to Genealogy Resources Read More
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    • Welcome to the Central Massachusetts Genealogical Society, Inc.
    • CMGS was founded 29 June 1993 in Gardner, Massachusetts.
    • Membership is open to all those interested in family history.
    • We meet January through October on the fourth Tuesday of each month from 7:00 to 9:00PM. Our November meeting is on the third Tuesday in November from 7:00 to 9:00PM. There is no meeting in December
    • Membership extends from January to December.
    • Our members are always happy to help those just starting with genealogy or with questions for finding their ancestors.
    • Guests are welcome for a $2.00 donation.
    • Please use the navigation menu to see further details about our organization.
  • Immigration & Naturalization
  • Using Land Records in Your Family Reseach
  • Under the Petticoats
  • NERGC 2017 Information

Date:  January 24, 2017

"Immigration & Naturalization"

Speaker:  Seema-Jayne Kenney

A wife, mother of 3, and entrepreneur, Seema is an exprienced software instructor and a professional genealogist. Based on over 20 years of research, her known roots are deep in New England as well as England, Germany and Sweeden. She has a certificate in Genealogical Research from BU, completed ProGen and is an active member of several societies. She is currently President of the Worcester Chapter of MSOG and part of the NERGC planning committee. Seema is also certified as a Guided Autobiography Consultant and a Legacy Planner.

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Date: February 28, 2017

"Using Land Records in Your Family Research"

Speaker:  Sara Campbell

 Sara's presentation will cover all things connected to land records and how these documents aid in genealogical research efforts.

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March 28, 2017

"Under the Petticoats"

Speaker:  Patricia Perry

A lively, historically based and often hilarious presentation about the day-today lives of our colonial ancestors. Bring your spouse to this one - it is quite entertaining!

 

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NERGC 2017

Using the Tools of Today & Tomorrow to Understand the Past

April 26 - 29 2017

Mass Mutual Center

1277 Main Street
Springfield, MA  01103

(Click link below for more information)

Information and Registration

 

 

 

 

 

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