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Welcome to the Lincoln-Lancaster County Genealogical Society where our mission is Preserving the Past for Future Generations.
The LLCGS was founded by 4 friends in 1975 over donuts and coffee. We are a volunteer-run organization dedicated to promoting genealogy, engaging members, and preserving records. Whether you have Lancaster County connections or not, we invite you to join us in
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Upcoming Events
Friday, Jan. 24th
Time Travelers Writing Group
Writing "Memories into Memoirs for Posterity"  Ruth Briney, facilitator.   Are you interested in writing your memoirs or your ancestor’s stories?  This group meets twice monthly to share their short stories.
Sunday, Jan. 26th
Land/Deed Records
Please join us in learning more about land/deed records associated with the General Land Office(GLO) site.  Jonathan Fairchild, Historian at the Homestewad National Monument of America, will demonstrate the ins and outs of the website.  It is not just homestead records, but many other types of information is available on this ...
Sunday, Feb. 9th
Using Maps in your Research
Please join us for our February monthly business meeting, approximately 20 minutes.  The business meeting will be followed by a live webinar presented by Cari Taplin, entitled "From Deeds to Dirt: Case Studies in Analyzing Research with Maps."  Our ancestors existed in a time and a place.  Maps are one way ...
Friday, Feb. 14th
Time Travelers Writing Group
Writing "Memories into Memoirs for Posterity"  Ruth Briney, facilitator.   Are you interested in writing your memoirs or your ancestor’s stories?  This group meets twice monthly to share their short stories.
Sunday, Feb. 16th
British Special Interest Group
COLONIAL BRITISH AMERICAN RESEARCH - Pilgrims and Puritans  Learn about the history and geography affecting these early settlers. Look at the major record sets and resources available to research this difficult time period. Discuss research strategies for locating genealogical information. Share member experiences and stories as we discover our British ...
Wednesday, Feb. 19th
Genealogy Support Group
Share your discoveries and get help with your brick walls from other genealogists.  The group meets in the first floor library of Chatalaine Residences, the third Wednesday of every month.  This is a restricted access building, so "doorpersons" are Rodney Birdsell and Felicia Hall.  If they do not see you ...