Pikes Peak Genealogical Society



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. The GenMixer social hour begins at 6 p.m. Guests are welcome!

Date Speaker Subject
January 13, 2021 Alice Hoyt Veen, CG® By Zoom: Resolving Conflicts: Therapy for Troubled Evidence
February 10
Mary Kircher Roddy, CG®
By Zoom: If These Walls Could Talk: House and Neighborhood Histories
March 10 Dana Ann Palmer By Zoom: Chronicling America: A Newspaper Site for Everyone
April 14 Amie Bowser Tennant By Zoom: Finding Answers in Naturalization Records
May 12 Various By Zoom: Skills Night: Virtual Edition 
June 9 Elizabeth Swanay O'Neal By Zoom: Resources for Researching Your War of 1812 Ancestors Online
July 14 Suz Bates By Zoom: "DNA--No Tree!, No Response!, I Need More!" 
August 11 Jean Wilcox Hibben By Zoom: Means, Motive, and Opportunity: The Sad Saga of George Richards
September 8 Michael Brophy By Zoom: Indentured Servitude in America: History, Genealogy, Legacy
October 13 PPGS members Topic to be announced
November 10 Mark Rabideau Swiss, Alsatian, Southern German Amish/Mennonite
December 8    
Date Speaker Subject
January 8, 2020   Annual Business Meeting and Silent Book Auction
February 12
Dr. Ted Bainbridge
Finding Historical Governmental Boundaries: New Internet Tools Identify the County and State that Included Any Given Place in Any Year
March 11 Ellen Kowitt What Would Nancy Drew Do in the Quest for Missing Family?
April 8 Sandy Johansen CANCELED: Identifying a Mayflower Ancestor: Are You One of the 10 Million Living People Worldwide Descended from a Pilgrim Ancestor?
May 13 Cari Taplin By Zoom: Casting the Net: Denominational and Ethnic Newspaper Research
June 10 Thomas MacEntee By Zoom: Rescuing Orphaned Items: Save and Share eBay, Etsy, and Flea Market Finds
July 8 Dr. Greg Liverman By Zoom: Introduction to Genetic Genealogy
August 12 Pam Vestal By Zoom: Absent Ancestors and Hidden Clues
September 9 Nancy Loe By Zoom: Beyond Ancestry: Essential Portals for Genealogy Research
October 14 Linda Pearce By Zoom: Memento Mori Halloween Wake: Dead or Alive?
November 11 PPGS members By Zoom: A Legacy of Honor for Military Ancestors, contact Danielle to sign up to present. Click here for info.
December 9 Annette Burke Lyttle
By Zoom: Why, When, How, and Who: Hiring a Professional to Help with Your Research

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