The Villages Genealogical Society
Welcome to The Villages
Genealogical Society
Promoting and stimulating knowledge and interest
in the study of genealogy
"It's Another Beautiful Day in The Villages"

15th Annual All-Day Seminar

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239 registered attendees were present at our 15th Annual All-Day Seminar with our guest speaker "The Legal Genealogist" Judy G. Russell. Judy is a genealogist with a law degree and a great sense of humor that she expressed in her lectures that were well received by those in attendance. See pictures in our "Photo Gallery".

January Monthly Meeting Update

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Dick Eastman was our guest speaker for January. Over 350 members listened as he presented "Genealogy Apps for Mobile Devices" also know as "Keeping Granny in your Pocket. There are so many to choose from and Dick demonstrated his favorites.
Click HERE to view his online presentation. 
Read what he wrote about us.

Genealogy Cruise

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VGS members onboard the Carnival Sensation during the recent genealogical cruise to the Bahamas.

Admission to meetings of The Villages Genealogy Society are limited to VGS members at the discretion of the VGS Board of Directors.

Monday, Mar. 9th
Family Tree Maker Users SIG Meeting
at 1:00 pm
Wednesday, Mar. 11th
Irish Genealogy SIG Meeting
at 10:00 am
Thursday, Mar. 12th
German Genealogy SIG Meeting
at 9:30 am

Digest everything that is recorded on the census, not just a name and a date.
Use a good genealogical software package to maintain your records and your digital files.