News from and about NVGC

Welcome New Members!

PBS is airing the season premiere of Finding Your Roots on October 3rd!  Tune in to learn more about the ancestors of Aziz Ansari, Scarlett Johansson, Amy Schumer, Ted Danson and more.  To find the complete list of stars visit the official website.

The Connecticut genealogy community lost a great friend on February 28, 2016.  Thomas Howard was a frequent guest speaker at our meetings and will be greatly missed.  To read his full obituary, click here.  

Birthday Corner

Happy Birthday to all of our members who have birthdays in the month of March!
Upcoming Meeting News

In March, after a quick business meeting, Bryna O'Sullivan will present Using the Websites of the National Archives and the Library of Congress.  Did you know you can access the collections of the Library of Congress and the National Archives from home?  Discover their impressive online collection and learn how it can help you build your family tree.  This presentation will cover Chronicling America, photo collection, POW records, and more.

Bryna O'Sullivan holds an undergraduate degree in History and French Literature, a graduate degree in History (American Civil War focus), and two certificates in genealogical research.