Saturday, April 9th, 2022 - 10AM EST - via Zoom:

Beginning May 2020 FGS monthly meetings will be held via Internet video-conference applications. FGS hosted meetings will use the Zoom platform.  Click here to download the "Zoom Client for Meetings".  FGS Members will receive connect information via email.

To be announced :

  • "The Massippee Plantation" (Mashpee)
  • John "Jim" Peters - Executive Director of the Massachusetts Commission on Indian Affairs

Thursday, February 10th, 2022 - 10:30AM EST - via Zoom:

  • Christopher Child - Senior Genealogist at NEHGS
  • ​"Uncovering Mayflower Connections Through DNA"
  • NOTE NON-STANDARD DATE and TIME
  • Although the story of the Mayflower is 400 years old, new genealogical discoveries are still being made about the passengers’ origins, their parentage, interrelationships, and descendants. The use and popularity of DNA testing has only added to these discoveries. Join Christopher C. Child, Senior Genealogist of the Newbury Street Press and Editor of Mayflower Descendant at American Ancestors NEHGS, to discover how DNA testing can aide in colonial Mayflower research, which tests are most useful, and more.  


Non-members click here to request Zoom meeting login. (fgsvicepresident@gmail.com)

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Saturday, January 8th, 2022 - 10AM EST - via Zoom:

  • Michael Palmer - Town of Falmouth Clerk
  • "Town of Falmouth Clerk - Records for Genealogy and History"


Our Monthly Meetings are held at 10:00am at the Falmouth Public LibrarY
300 Main Street, Falmouth MA 02540
Downstairs in the hermann foundation room unless otherwise noted

TUESDAY AFTERNOON GENEALOGY ASSISTANCE EXPERTS

Tuesday afternoons from 2:00 pm-4:00 pm at the Falmouth Public Library in the Lemke Reference Room.  Falmouth Genealogical Society members assist anyone with their genealogical research. This is a free drop-in session with no appointment needed.  FGS video about Library Sessions.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

P.O. Box 2107, East Falmouth, MA 02536 - Barnstable County 

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Saturday, December 11th at 10AM EST - via Zoom

  • FGS members share : Stories, Research Finds or Artifacts
  • Contact fgsvicepresident@gmail.com to get on the agenda!
  • Prepare a short (~10 min.) presentation to do over Zoom
  • This is a great way to get to know our members better! Participate!
  • FGS Members will receive Zoom credentials via email
  • Members on the agenda at this time:
    • ​Eleanor Baldic, Bruce Bumpus, Geraldine Anderson, Karen Hinds

Saturday, March 12th, 2022 - 10AM EST - via Zoom:

  • Pamela Guye Holland : "Researching in Irish Records"
  • ​Finding genealogy records in Ireland can be confusing. There is no "one-stop" site for all your research needs and different websites offer different records . Follow along as we research an Irish couple and learn all we can about them.  Besides well-known records, like census, civil, church, and land, infrequently used resources like place-names, local sources and mapping tools will be covered.​​

NEXT MEETING:

Non-members click here to request Zoom meeting login. (fgsvicepresident@gmail.com)