Meetings 2nd Thursday of every month 7 pm-9 pm

2022 PGSNYS Schedule
  • May 1st-PGSNYS Spring Genealogy Fair 10-2 at the St Stanislaus Social Hall PGSNYS Spring Genealogy Fair 2022 (click link to see flyer)
  • May 12-“Using Online Gazetteers and Maps for Polish Genealogy,” Julie Szczepankiewicz
  • June 9-“PGSNYS Databases”-Charlie Penasack
  • July 30-PGSNYS picnic, Polish American Arts Festival in Cheektowaga, New York
  • August 11-Collaborating with DNA Matches: Finding a Common Location Using a Variety of Sources,”  Sandra Maciejewski Porter tells the story of how she found the ancestors of her distant DNA cousins in the old country—the clues they found along the way, the puzzles they solved, and the resources they used — to find the Polish names of her DNA match’s immigrant ancestors, their immigration records, their marriage in the old country, and their parents’ names and records, all in places close to where Sandra’s immigrant great- grandparents were married in 1869.
  • September 8-Research Night
  • October 13-TBD
  • November 10-Research Night
  • December 2022 Christmas Party
PGSNYS Hybrid Meetings

  • In person at Erie 1 BOCES, 355 Harlem Road, West Seneca, New York
  • Via Zoom – link shared in email to PGSNYS members before event

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