Photos L-R courtesy of PCGS members: (1) Linda Stufflebean; (2) Amy Urman; (3) Amy Urman.

October is Family History Month


PCGS has teamed up, once again, with the Pima County Library to introduce genealogy to anyone interested. Sessions will be held at a number of libraries in Tucson during the month of October. Check out the locations/schedules below and drop-by to discover what you can uncover about your ancestors.


About CeCe Moore
CeCe Moore is the genetic genealogy consultant for the popular PBS television series Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Her work has also been featured on ABC's 20/20, PBS' Genealogy Roadshow, Nightline, Good Morning America, The Dr. Oz Show, Crime Watch Daily, Nancy Grace, CBS This Mornnig and The Doctors, as well as being quoted in many online and print publications.
As a leading proponent of genetic genealogy education, CeCe is the co-founder of the Institute for Genetic Genealogy and has written the popular blog Your Genetic Genealogist since 2010. CeCe is considered an innovator in the use of autosomal DNA for genealogy, and is frequently consulted by DNA testing companies, genealogists, adoptees, and the press.

The Conference Beat


The Humble, Texas Area Genealogical Society – eConference


Sept. 23, 2017 - 8:30AM - 4:00PM:  eConference: Back to Research 

This conference features four guest speakers covering a variety of research topics. Registration is $15 to watch the live webinar presentations OR see the replay on your own schedule for up to 30 days after the eConference. During the live eConference you'll be able to ask questions through the webinar program's chat feature. For more information and to register, visit their website:




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September 30
EXTRA! EXTRA! READ ALL ABOUT IT!! Finding Your Family in the News of the Day
Join us for this special workshop and learn how to track down your family members using the newspapers of their ...

October 7
RootsMagic Users Group - MEMBERS ONLY
RootsMagic software users' general meeting to further their knowledge and share their expertise of the software.

October 14
Get answers to your DNA questions, guidance on interpreting your results, and updates on what's new in DNA testing.

October 21
PCGS General Meeting - Our 5th Birthday Celebration!
IT'S OUR 5TH BIRTHDAY! HELP US BLOW OUT THE CANDLES & CELEBRATE!! Cake & refreshments will be served.   We also ...

November 11
Get answers to your DNA questions, guidance on interpreting your results, and updates on what's new in DNA testing.

November 18
Family Tree Maker SIG - MEMBERS ONLY
If you are an FTM user (PC and Mac) and interested in exploring all the features of this software program, ...

November 18
PCGS General Meeting
This month's program – Paul to Adam, My Genealogy Odyssey – will be presented by Paul Duffey (PCGS member). Follow Paul's lineage ...
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