Articles of Interest


A Native American Chief Finds Traces of Father in Philly Archives

Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery

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Focus Group: USA Geographic

NE and Canada: Maine, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Hampshire


Mid Atlantic: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Washington, DC


Southeast: North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Tennessee, Kentucky, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Florida

Other USA: Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois, Ohio, Colorado, Michigan, Kansas, Oklahoma

Focus Group: British Isles: England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland

Meeting Schedule:  The British Isles Special Interest Group (SIG) meets the first Tuesday of each month from 9:30 am to 11:00 am at the Chapin Library, Myrtle Beach.

Focus Group: Scandinavia: Denmark, Norway, Sweden

Meeting Schedule:  The Scandinavian Special Interest Group (SIG) meets the third Tuesday of each month from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm at the Socastee Library.  


Focus Group: Central Europe: Austria, Czech Republic, Croatia, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia

Focus Groups: Other International (Spain, France, Germany, Italy, Lithuania)

Other Focus Groups (Mentoring, DNA, Geni Chat)

The Geni Chat Group meets the third Wednesday of each month from 10:00 am to 11:30 am at the Surfside Library,

The DNA group meets once a month by conference call on the Tuesday evening (7:00 pm - 8:00 pm) that follows the Monthly Club meeting (the Club meeting is held on the 2nd Saturday of each month).   Call Conference Line: 515-604-9040, Access Code: 438993