Pikes Peak Genealogical Society



Due to the pandemic, meetings are currently being held by Zoom on the second Wednesday of the month, 7 p.m., with the social time beginning at 6:30. During normal times, meetings are held in The Venue, Library 21c, 1175 Chapel Hills Dr., Colorado Springs, CO. Hybrid meetings (in-person and Zoom) will be held after we can meet in person. The GenMixer social hour begins at 6 p.m. 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 12, 2022 Vickie Smejkal The 1950 Census
February 9 Christine Cochran Forensic Genealogy 
March 9 Sara Cochran Shamrocks, Leprechauns, and Harps: Researching Your Irish Roots
April 13 Christine Cohen Immigration Ports of Entry
May 11 Dave Robison The Mayflower: 1620 to Present
June 8 Lisa Gorrell Down on the Farm: Records to Document Your Farming Ancestor 
July 13 Evan Wilson Migrations in the Southeastern U.S. Prior to 1900
August 10 Amy Johnson-Crow, CG Finding Ancestors Before 1850
September 14 Diane L. Richard Mostly Involuntary Servitude
October 12 Debra Dudek Internet Archive: The Amazing Genealogical Resource You're Not Using
November 9 Annette Burke Lyttle Dive Deeper into FamilySearch
December 14 Cheri Hudson Passey Cousin Bait: Reeling 'em in by Writing a Family History Blog


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    
April 12    
May 10    
June 14    
July 12    
August 9 Debra Dudek Unusual Places to Find Births and Naturalizations
September 13    
October 11    
November 8    
December 13    

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