Monthly Meeting – March 8, 2018

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

  • Patricia Rooney presents on her 2017 trip to Poland and Polish wedding experience.
  • Member and guest research.

Latest Updates

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.

Searchers issue 16 from Winter 1996 has been made available under Historical Copies of the Searchers

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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