Monthly Meeting

(all meetings held at; The Rawlings Library; 100 E. Abriendo Pueblo, CO 81004-4290)

July 2, 2016

No meeting due to the 4th of July Holiday

August 6, 2016

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Genealogical Studies - Navigating the U.S. Census

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Program TBD

September 3, 2016

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Genealogical Studies - Naturalization and Immigration Research Tools

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Miners, Ranchers, Merchants & More: Find Your Colorado Roots by Annette Burke Lyttle

Colorado was settled by people from a wide variety of backgrounds who came here for many different reasons. There are a number of online and repository resources for finding the records they left and learning about their lives in the Centennial State. Learn how to dig for their records and the stories of their contributions to the communities they created here. Even if you donít have Colorado ancestors, youíll come away with ideas for advancing your research.

October 1, 2016

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Genealogical Studies - FindAGrave.com and BillionGraves.com

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Program TBD

November 5, 2016

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Genealogical Studies - Using Timelines to Organize your Research

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Land, Lots of Land by Carol Darrow

The American continent offered land to entice immigrants from around the world. Land was given away by colonial governors, awarded as military bounty land, distributed by lottery, sold by cash sales by the U.S. government and distributed by the Homestead Act of 1862. How did your ancestor get land - and how much did he get?

December 3, 2016

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Genealogical Studies - Evernote for Genealogists

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Program TBD

You do not have to be a member to attend - Everyone is welcome.

Southeastern Colorado Genealogical Society

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Welcome to the website of the Southeastern Colorado Genealogical Society organized in April 1978 to foster interest in genealogy, preserve genealogical materials, and educate in effective and accurate techniques of research. We hope your visit to our website enhances your genealogy experience.

The Southeastern Colorado Genealogical Society periodical Pinon Whispers features primary materials from the following Colorado counties plus family stories, histories and information for and from our members.

Baca County

Bent County

Crowley County

Custer County

Fremont County

Huerfano County

Kiowa County

Las Animas County

Otero County

Prowers County

Pueblo County

Contact Us

Southeastern Colorado Genealogical Society, Inc.

P.O. Box 1407

Pueblo, CO 81002

secogensoc@gmail.com

Monthly Meetings

In February and March our meetings will be held on the second Saturday of the month with a Genealogical Studies class at 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm and our Program from 2:00 pm - 3:00 PM

Starting in April, our monthly meetings will be moved to the first Saturday of the month.

You do not have to be a member to attend - Everyone is welcome.

Call 719-362-0380 for more information or to schedule a ride.