The Boulder Genealogical Society is here to help you with your family history no matter where you are researching. We also contribute to the greater genealogical community through local history research.


Society meetings are free and open to the public
on the first Tuesday of each month at 7:00 pm, currently by Zoom.

Nov
9
Tue
BGS Discussion Group: Researching Land Records @ Zoom
Nov 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Bring your questions and your knowledge about using land records in your research, and we’ll talk. Why should you find land records?  What might you find?  Have a document that doesn’t quite make sense — bring it along and we’ll discuss.  This will be an informal session to share our research, tips, sources, and whatever comes to mind.  Moderator: Michelle Goodrum

Discussion groups are for BGS members only.  The Zoom link is sent each month in the BGS newsletter.

Dec
7
Tue
“Early Tracks and Trails” – By J. Mark Lowe
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Members may register with the link provided in the BGS newsletter.  Register here for the meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUrf-GprzsiHNCHbZq-N66lacwYe1mGbANM.  The Zoom link will be sent in the registration confirmation email.

Presentation:  

A review of resources and strategies to locate and follow the earliest roads identified throughout the Southern states.

Speaker:

J. Mark Lowe describes himself as a lifelong genealogist. He is a professional genealogist, author, and lecturer who specializes in original records and manuscripts throughout the South. Mark enjoys opportunities to share what he has learned over the years through YouTube, Webinars, and Institutes.  

 

He serves as the Course Coordinator for ‘Research in the South’ at IGHR (Georgia) and TIGR (Texas), does Webinars for Legacy Family Tree Webinars and has worked on several genealogical television series including Finding Your Past, African American Lives 2, Who Do You Think You Are? and UnXplained Events, and provided content for podcasts on Gimlet Media, including Twice Removed.  

Dec
14
Tue
BGS Discussion Group: Researching in Washington D.C. @ Zoom
Dec 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Bring your questions and your knowledge about researching in Washington, D.C., and we’ll talk.  We’ll also discuss planning research trips in general.  Get ready to go on the road and find some new discoveries!  This will be an informal session to share our research, tips, sources, and whatever comes to mind.  Moderator: Dina Carson

Discussion groups are for BGS members only.  The Zoom link is sent each month in the BGS newsletter.