Milwaukee County Genealogical Society

 

REPORTER

ISSN 0740-1531

M.C.G.S. Reporter, is available online in pdf format, in members only section, including current issue and back issues from 1969.

 

Volume 49    Number 3     August 2018

TABLE OF CONTENTS
 

Calendar of Events/MCGS Meetings & MCGS Genealogic Classes 61
Monthly Programs & Valuable Websites for Wisconsin Genealogical Research 62
“Dia de Muertos” Notice & Ancestry.com for Free instructions 63
Area Research Groups  64
Italian Area Interest Group Update May 2018 by George Koleas 65
Volunteers & Mexican Fiesta Volunteers Needed 66
Hidden Treasurers in MPL “Billy Mitchell” by Dan Lee 67
A Brief Review of MCGS General Meeting, March, 2018 68
A Brief Review of MCGS General Meeting, April, 2018 69
A Brief Review of MCGS General Meeting, May, 2018 70
“Stories from the Past” by Arlene Brachman 71
Meet A Board Member! Rogene Kais by Marian Held 73
Another Board Member! Patricia Walsh by Patricia Walsh 74
Festival Dates 2018 & Forest Home Cemetery Tours  75
A Brief Review of the MCGS Program, “Great Lakes Marine Collection” by Marian Held 76
A Brief Review of the MCGS Program, “Computer Lab” 77
Children Held to Appear At The board of Special Inquiry by George Koleas 78
DNA Boot Camp Videos 79
“Where in the World is Uncle Gustav?” by Virginia Hirsch. 80
“So Much To Learn. So Little Time” by Mary Patricia Voell 82
MCGS Programs 2018 83
Polish Fest 2018 by Karen Jegen 84
New Accessions 85
Membership 86
Queries and Surnames Being Researched 87
Milwaukee County Genealogical Society, Membership Form 88
MCGS Board Members Inside Back Cover

 


Volume 49    Number 2     May 2018

TABLE OF CONTENTS
 

Calendar of Events/MCGS Meetings & MCGS Genealogic Classes 33
Monthly Programs & Valuable Websites for Wisconsin Genealogical Research  34
Area Research Groups 35
Italian Area Interest Group Update May 2018 by George Koleas 36
Volunteers & Mexican Fiesta Volunteers Needed 37
NY’s Black Hole Gets Blacker  38
A Brief Review of MCGS General Meeting, January, 2018 39
A Brief Review of MCGS General Meeting, February, 2018  40
Hidden Treasurers by Mary Patricia Voell 41
MCGS Board Member Elections 2018 43
1918 City of Milwaukee—Nationalities Map by Ken Skare 44
Meet A Board Member! Doris Durdan by Marian Held 45
Another Board Member! Margaret Skare/Margarita Sandoval Skare by Diane Piedt 46
Festival Dates 2018 47
A Brief Review of the MCGS Program, Pictures & China & Keepsakes by Marian Held 48
A Brief Review of the MCGS Program, Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War by Marian Held 49
Milwaukee County Home for Dependents by Robert J. Felber 50
One-On-One Genealogy Consultations 51
A Golden Wedding, Alonso Kimball & Sarah Weston 52
Memorials—Manning Bookstaff, Patricia Keeney Geyh. 54
Memorials continued—Dolores Hagner 55
New Accessions 56
Membership 58
Queries and Surnames Being Researched 59
Milwaukee County Genealogical Society, Membership Form 60
MCGS Board Members Inside Back Cover

 


Volume 49    Number 1     February 2018

TABLE OF CONTENTS
 

Calendar of Events/MCGS Meetings 1
MCGS Genealogical Classes 1
Monthly Programs 2
Valuable Websites for Wisconsin Genealogical Research 2
Area Research Groups 3
Italian Area Interest Group Update February 2018 by George Koleas 4
Volunteers Needed 5
Washington D.C. Trip Application 6
A Brief Review of MCGS General Meeting, September, 2017 7
A Brief Review of MCGS General Meeting, October, 2017 8
MCGS Presentations 2018 8
Festival Winners 2017 9
It's in the Details by Russell A. Rahn 10
Meet Your Board Member! Betty Jane Larson by Marian Held 13
Meet Another Board Member! Arlene Brachman by Marian Held 14
Find-a-Grave Will Change, Ted Brainbridge, Ph.D. 15
A Brief Review of the MCGS Program, "Preserving Photos and Papers" by Marian Held 16
A Brief Review of the MCGS Program, "Family Reunions" by Marian Held 17
Part of Potter's Field Removed by Robert J. Felber 19
Emblems of Belief by Margaret "Peg" Schmus 21
Memorial - Thomas C. Ehlert, Ph.D. 23
New Accessions 24
Birgit, German Research 26
Membership 26
Queries and Surnames Being Researched 27
2017 Festivals - Thank You Volunteers!, Rose Boggs 27
Milwaukee County Genealogical Society, Membership Form 28
MCGS Board Members Inside Back Cover

 


 
 
November 2018 REPORTER deadline is October 1, 2018
 
Editor is Diane Piedt - Contact her via E-mail Address.
Please submit your announcements, requests, reviews and comments to Diane Piedt.
 
Do you have a relative that has an interesting story?  Do you have some hints for finding records that worked for you?  If so, please share your antidotes/stories or research hints for a future Reporter to Diane Piedt.  If you can send the article in MSWord that would be helpful, and pictures are wonderful too!  Let's see your name in print and hear your great stories!
 
 
Thank you, Tim Jones - Editor from 2012-2016; for publishing the REPORTER for 5 years!
 

 
M.C.G.S. Reporter, is available online in pdf format, in members only section, including current issue and back issues from 1969.