Monthly Meeting – April 12, 2018

7:00 p.m.  in the Villa Maria College Cafeteria

  • Sharon Voigt presents on her trip to Poland and ancestral villages.
  • Member and guest research to follow.

Latest Updates

Searchers issue 17 from Spring 1997 has been made available under Historical Copies of the Searchers

The PGSNYS Getting Started Research Guide in now available under Tips and Tricks page.

Project to Discover Schenectady County’s Eastern European Roots Newsletter has been added under Member Submitted Links.

The BETA TEST version of PGSNYS databases prepared by its members are searchable on-line. Previously, these databases were only available during Society meetings or events attended by PGSNYS.

The Dziennik Dla Wszystkich Death Notice Database may now be searched online. See Dziennik Dla Wszystkich Death Notice Database for more information.





PRESIDENT: Nicole Pohancsek
VICE PRESIDENT: Maureen Gleason
SECRETARY: Denise Oliansky
TREASURER: Charles Penasack


Dolores Ferguson
Pierre LaJoie
Elizabeth Nowak
Maria Slomczewski
Sharon Voigt

PGSNYS By-laws Amended

During the January 2015 meeting, amendments to the PGSNYS By-laws were approved by those present in accordance with Article XIII, Amendments, of the By-laws. The following sections of the By-laws were amended:

Article II, Purpose, replaced in its entirety.

Article IV, Officers, section 1 amended adding term limits.

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