Howard County (Maryland) Genealogical Society
Howard County
Genealogical Society
Helping you discover your family history
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In the News
The following info are from articles written by dated June 28, 2017
The Family Search microfilm lending service will end on August 30, 2017……The last day you can place an order for delivery to your local Family History Center is August 31, 2017
Also article by Genealogy Insider, Diane Haddad, Why Family History Center is Ending Microfilm Rental & How To Get Genealogy Records now.
New York State Death Index (1880-1956) is now online for free.
Ancestry’s new Video Featuring the Descendants of US Founding Fathers
FGS will launch their Society webinar series beginning July 20, 2017 and each month thereafter on the 3rd Thursday from 7-8pm.
This month the topic “The Open Death Records Initative” will be presented by Fred Moss.  For more information and online registration