Worcester Chapter Board 2020-2021

Deborah Cardoni, President
Greg Paris, Vice President
Susan Dion, Secretary
Jennifer Powell, Treasurer
Steven Yankus, Membership

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All 2020-2021 Worcester chapter meetings will be held via GoToWebinar, which requires registration in advance. Meetings are held on the first Saturday morning of the month at 9:30 a.m. EDT from September through June, except for November, it will be held on the second Saturday.

WR – June 6th

WR Chapter - June 6th - Sara Campbell presents "Overlooked Municipal Records (The Secrets of My Vault)." The business meeting and presentation was held virtually via GoToWebinar.

WR – May 2nd

WR Chapter - May 2nd - Jen Baldwin of FindMyPast presents "PERSI: Spanning the Generations," showing us how to make the best use of this research tool. The business meeting and presentation was held online via GoToWebinar.  

WR Chapter 2020 Election

Even year elections for the Worcester Chapter are for the offices of Vice President and Treasurer for 2 year terms each. Due to the resignation of Charlene Sokal as President, we are also voting for a President for a 1 year term....

WR – April 4th

WR Chapter - April 4th - Lori Lyn Price presents "Was Great Grandma a Suffragist?" The business meeting and presentation was held virtually via GoToWebinar.

WR – March 7th

WR Chapter - March 7th - Margaret Fortier presents "French-Canadian Genealogy, How and Why" First Unitarian Church, 90 Main St., Worcester 9:30-12:00 - business meeting, presentation, and socializing with other genealogists

WR – February 1st

WR Chapter - February 1st - Christian De Marcken presents "Life in World War II Belgium and Mother's Flag" The February meeting was cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. First Unitarian Church, 90 Main St., Worcester 9:30-12:00 - business meeting, presentation,...

WR – January 4th

WR Chapter - January 4th - Joy Hennig presents "From Worcester to the Little Big Horn" First Unitarian Church, 90 Main St., Worcester 9:30-12:00 - business meeting, presentation, and socializing with other genealogists

WR – December 7th

WR Chapter - December 7th - Linda MacIver presents "Tracing Your English Ancestry" First Unitarian Church, 90 Main St., Worcester 9:30-12:00 - business meeting, presentation, and socializing with other genealogists

WR – November 9th

WR Chapter - November 9th - Bob Ducharme presents "Journey Into Hell" The story of Company E 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Regiment in the War of the Rebellion 1861-1865. First Unitarian Church, 90 Main St., Worcester 9:30-12:00 - business meeting,...

WR – October 5th

Updated 10/4/19: WR Chapter - October 5th - Seema Kenney presents "Following the Trail of Shared Matches" This is her case study on using Shared Matches in your DNA results as well as other tools. It is her tale of going from no idea on a grandparent to very viable...