Central New York Genealogical Society
Central New York Genealogical Society Image: George Johnson


Operating Year: January - December 2019


Meeting Info

Meetings of the Central New York Genealogical Society are held six times a year, and are open to all. Guests may attend the March, May, September and November meetings for a $5 donation. The April and October full day conference fee for non-members is $15. Annual membership dues are $30.  
 
Instruction in some phase of genealogical research is usually the subject. Experienced genealogists share their specific area of expert knowledge. Workshops are sometimes held at which beginners may obtain help with their research. 
 
 
 
Meetings are held at the: Pebble Hill Presbyterian Church at 5299 Jamesville Road, DeWitt, New York, 13214
unless otherwise noted. 
 
 
Directions:
from the south - take I-481 North to exit 2, Jamesville; turn left on Jamesville Rd; go 1.1 mi; church is on the left
 
from the north - take I-481 South from either the Thruway or I-690, or from the northern suburbs to exit 3W DeWitt. Merge onto E. Genesee St. (route 5) heading west. First light is Erie Blvd, next light is Jamesville Rd. Turn left on Jamesville Rd. and go about 3/4 mile. Church is on the right directly across from the Manlius Pebble Hill School.
 
Please park in the south parking lot.
 
 
 
 
2019 Schedule of Events
March 23, 2019
Irish Genealogy – Presented by Lisa Dougherty 
 
 
 April 27, 2019
African American Genealogy Presented by Janice Lovelace PhD Full Day Conference 
 
 
 May 18, 2019
Genealogy Story Slam
 
 
  September 21, 2019
Old Stone Fort, Palatines in N.Y. and a Genealogical Case Study, Presented by Catherine C. Adams 
 
 
 October 12, 2019
Full Day Conference with the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society 
 
 
 November 16, 2019
“Ethnicity, Alliance, Family and War: Scots-Irish Immigration, the Old New York Frontier and the Cherry Valley Massacre” Presented by Terry McMaster
 
 
 
 
 
Board Meetings

CNYGS Board Meetings are open to the public; we invite your input and ideas. Of course, as an all-volunteer board, we may also encourage your participation.

 Our board meetings are presently scheduled for the following dates, at the same location (see below) as our general meetings, from 10:00am to Noon.
 
2019 Board Meetings:  March 23, May 18, September 21, November 16