Thursday, November 29, 2018

GSMC Holiday Pitch-In, Saturday, December 8th

Saturday, December 8

Annual Show & Tell Program 
Holiday Luncheon 

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
GSMC Library at Memorial Park Cemetery, 
9370 E Washington St., Indianapolis, IN 46229
Bring your favorite dish or some goodies to share with everyone 
and a 
family treasure or story for the Show & Tell portion of the program!

No reservations required; see you there!!

Monday, November 12, 2018

893. November Genealogy At The Carmel Library

Sunday, November 11, 2018

892. CIDIG Features Two November Events

November 2018 Events

On November 17th, the Central Indiana DNA Interest Group is offering an opportunity to meet one-to-one with one of our experts. The event will take place at the Fishers Branch of the Hamilton East Library beginning at 10a.m This is an opportunity to discuss your results, brick walls, how to use a DNA tool, organize results, etc. Sign up now. Click here to reserve your time slot.
We are also going to be out and about in the community.

Our Heritage Revealed
November 17
Johnson County Public Library - White River Branch, 1664 Library Blvd, Greenwood, IN 46142
This special genealogy program, similar in style to the hit television series "Who Do You Think You Are?", will present the diverse ancestry of two well-known Johnson County leaders - Cherie Lowe (The Queen of Free) and Maj. Gen (retired) R. Martin Umbarger (president of Umbarger Agribusiness and former Adjutant General of Indiana. JCPL staff and researchers from the Central Indiana DNA Interest Group will use genealogy resources, including DNA testing, to uncover the family stories and varied backgrounds that make up our Johnson County community! A short workshop on using DNA in genealogy research will follow the presentation.  
CIDIG@Fishers One on One Consultations
November 17
Sat 10 AM · by Central Indiana DNA Interest Group
Hamilton East Public Library, Fishers, IN

We have a new website.  Here you will find blog posts, an events calendar, resource lists and much more. 
Also check out our Facebook page for more information about our activities.

-The Central Indiana DNA Interest Group team

Sunday, November 4, 2018

891. GSMC Covers Immigration on November 10

GSMC Program on Saturday, Nov. 10th
GSMC Library, 9370 E. Washington St. in Indy at 1:00 pm. 
Hope to see you there!

Saturday, October 20, 2018

890. Genealogy Fair at the State Library Saturday

Indiana State Library, Saturday, October 27, 2018, 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    The Indiana State Library will host the Indiana Genealogy and Local History Fair in downtown Indianapolis.   Admission is free and open to the general public. This year’s theme is “Digging Up the Dead,”
 how to examine, decipher, and interpret death records, death research, 
and other interesting facets of mortality in history. 
Over 30 organizations and exhibitors will be in attendance.  Visit the tables in the exhibition hall to collect information from genealogical and local history organizations, 
and shop the commercial vendors.
Highly acclaimed, internationally known speakers and genealogy consultants, Lisa Alzo and Amie Bowser Tennant, will present. 
In addition, Sarah Halter, Executive Director of the Indiana Medical History Museum, will give a brown bag lunch lecture.
LEUs available.  Registration required for LEUs.  Register via email:

Sunday, October 14, 2018

889. GSMC Group Enjoys Virginia Document Analysis

An audience of GSMC genealogists on Saturday listened to Rose Ann Sigborn of the Danville Library explain the significance of titles in early Virginia documents. And by "early" we mean the pre-Revolutionary War era in the Tidewater region. Very interesting!