Pikes Peak Genealogical Society



Meetings are held by Zoom on the second Wednesday of the month, 7 p.m., with the social time beginning at 6:30. Before the pandemic, meetings are held in The Venue, Library 21c, 1175 Chapel Hills Dr., Colorado Springs, CO. Hybrid meetings (in-person and Zoom) will be held there after we resume meeting in person. Guests are welcome!

PPGS members should receive an email invitation to the Zoom meeting by the day before the meeting. If you don't receive it, log in with your user name and password, then click here. For additional help, message the webmaster.

Guests are welcome to attend the meeting via Zoom. Please request an invitation from the PPGS President.
Date Speaker Subject
January 10, 2024 Elizabeth Williams Gomoll, CG Unlocking Notation Codes on Alien Passenger Lists 
February 14 David Fryxell Ancestors Prior to the Revolutionary War
March 13 Michael Lacopo Methods for Identifying the German Origins of American Immigrants
April 10 Diane Richard Financing Wars: Tax Records from the 18th and 19th Centuries
May 8 Jennifer Holik Research a Veteran
June 12 Jennifer Holik Exploring the Greatest Generation
July 10 Debra Dudek Fold3
August 14 Thomas MacEntee AI and Genealogy: Trouble Ahead?
September 11    
October 9    
November 13 Judy Russell, CG The Who, What, Where, When, and Why of American Divorce
December    Holiday Potluck: Date and Time to Be Announced
Date Speaker Subject
January 11, 2023 Jill Morelli Too Many Marys: Solving Identity and Same-Name Conundrums
February 8  Jen Baldwin All the Other "Ologies"
March 8 Lisa Louise Cooke Using Google Earth for Genealogy
April 12 Carol Darrow Researching European Records Without a Passport
May 10 Claire Brisson-Banks England: Online Resources
June 14 Janice Sellers Why Would They Put It Online If They Didn't Want Me to Use It? [Copyright Law]
July 12 Diane L. Richard Post Office Records: Geography, Politics, Religion, and More
August 9 Debra Dudek Unusual Places to Find Births and Naturalizations
September 13 Tamara Hallo Three Things You Need to Know About U.S. Census Records
October 11 Cheri Daniels When Genealogy Gets Creepy: Mourning Rituals, Photography, and Body Snatchers
November 8 Lisa Alzo Murder, Mayhem, and Town Tragedy
December 13 Judy G. Russell Polls, Personality, and Property: Making Sense of Tax Lists

Please send suggestions for programs or speakers to programs@ppgs.org.