Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Howard County Genealogical Society Meeting

The Howard County Genealogical Society will meet Saturday, March 3 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in Meeting Rooms A&B at the Main Library. The speaker will be Marcia Ford, head of the Genealogy & Local History Department at the library, with a program titled "Searching the 1940 US Census" which features how to search and where to find this soon to be released census schedule. The public is welcome and for more information, call 626-0839.Visit the Genealogy & Local History Department online at

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

More New Books

We have added a few new books to our collection. Come in and enjoy.
At Home with Illinois Governors (IL)
Lawyers and Lawmakers of Kentucky (KY)
History of Kentucky illustrated Ed 3 (KY)
History of Bourbon, Scott, Harrison, & Nicholas Counties, Kentucky (KY)
Revolutionary War Soldiers of Western North Carolina, Vol 2 (KY/Burke)
Manuscripts at the New England Historic Genealogical Society (MA)
New York Essays (NY)
New York State Probate Records (NY)
For more information about the collection, call 765-626-0839 or visit our website at

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

IGS Annual Meeting

The Indiana Genealogical Society's 2012 Annual Meeting & Conference will be held Saturday, April 28 at the Allen County Public Library in Fort Wayne. The featured speaker is Debra S. Mieszala and a second track of sessions will also be offered. Register online at the IGS website at or mail in the form provided on the website. The fee is $30 for IGS members or $40 for non-members. Each IGS Annual Meeting & Conference presents an outstanding program. Don't miss it.

Thursday, February 9, 2012

New Books in the Department

We have added a few new books to our Indiana collection. Come in and take a look.
Bonds as Strong as Steel-Indiana Jewish Historical Soc (IN)
2011 Indiana Football Digest (IN)
Remembrance, Faith & Fancy: Outdoor Public Sculpture in Indiana (IN)
Service Record Book of Men and Women of Attica, Ind (IN/Fountain)
Union Casualties at Gettysburg Vol. 1-2-3 (INM)
For more information about these books, call our new direct dial number at 765-626-0839 or visit our website at