Castle Rock Colorado Genealogical Society
 
 
Welcome to 
Castle Rock Colorado Genealogical Society
Promoting knowledge, guidance and support in the study of family history
 
We are here to help! Whether researching locally or globally, a beginner or an expert, enthusiast or professional, all are welcome! We are a community of enthusiastic people in an atmosphere of support, assistance, guidance and encourage all levels to share their knowledge. We provide training through classes, workshops, speakers and events.  
  • Are you interested in learning your family history and would like to get started? 
  • Have you researched for years and would like to share your knowledge?
  • Would you like to learn new techniques and skills to help you with your research?
Please check our upcoming events on the right
and in the PROGRAMS/EVENTS section.
Our meetings are open to the public and are held at
 
Philip S. Miller Library, 100 S. Wilcox Street, Castle Rock, CO 80104

 
 
August 23-30, 2020
Salt Lake City Family History Library
Research Trip
 
Click here for travel, hotel and FHL resource information.

 
 
Let us connect you with a knowledgeable member genealogist. Click the button to learn more.
 
 

 
Castle Rock Colorado Genealogical Society SHARE
 
Every Monday 10 am to noon
SHARE is free and open to all.
Drop in for an collaborative problem-solving discussion, whether you are a beginner or experienced researcher.


 
 
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Upcoming Events
Tue. Mar. 10
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
The Naturalization Process
  Presented by Carol Darrow   Becoming a citizen was not always easy and finding naturalization records can be a challenging task. Join us ...

Sat. Mar. 21
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
New Ancestry Tools for DNA Matching and Trees with Greg Liverman
  Ancestry released new ethnicity reference groups in 2018 and 2019 plus some new tools for working with DNA matches and your online trees ...

Tue. Apr. 14
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Q Looks Like 2: Deciphering 19th Century Handwriting
  Presented by Dina Carson   One of the biggest challenges for researchers and indexers alike is reading handwriting in old documents. If you ...

Sat. Apr. 18
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Intro to U.S. Church Records: Why We Care Where Grandma Went to Church
  Presented by Sunny Morton   U.S. church records of many denominations can reveal ancestors’ vital events, family relationships, overseas birthplaces and other residences ...

Tue. May. 12
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Getting Ready to Cross the Pond
Learn where to find the origin of your Ancestor using records available to you right here in this country.   Presented by Diane Barbour   ...