Public Meeting PEIGS – Saturday 28 September 2019

The PEI Genealogical Society invites you to a public meeting to be held on Saturday, September 28th, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at the Carriage House located at Beaconsfield Historic House on the corner of Kent & West Streets in Charlottetown. The guest speaker will be Linda Libby speaking on “DNA… [Read more]

PEI Genealogy Fair 27 April 2019

Join us for our 3rd Annual Genealogy Fair on 27 April 2019.  It starts at 9:00 a.m. and goes to 4:00 p.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints located at 10 Northridge Parkway, Charlottetown, PEI. Register at the door, see details below. (Note special request from the venue:… [Read more]

PEIGS Public Meeting – 17 November 2018

  The PEI Genealogical Society invites you to a public meeting to be held on Saturday, November 17th, 2018 at 2:00 pm at Beaconsfield’s Carriage House located at the corner of Kent & West Streets in Charlottetown. The guest speaker will be Mr. Hillard MacKinnon who will speak on the… [Read more]

PEIGS Public Meeting RESCHEDULED to 9 March 2019

  The PEI Genealogical Society invites you to a rescheduled public meeting to be held on Saturday, 9th March 2019 at 2:00 pm at Beaconsfield’s Carriage House located at the corner of Kent & West Streets in Charlottetown.  The guest speaker will be Louise Morris, her topic is “Breaking Down… [Read more]

Public Meeting PEIGS – 29 September 2018

The PEI Genealogical Society invites you to a public meeting to be held on Saturday, September 29th, 2018 at 2:00 pm at the Beaconsfield’s Carriage House located at the corner of Kent & West Streets in Charlottetown. The guest speaker will be Janet Weinreich-Keall.  Janet was abandoned as an infant… [Read more]

PEIGS Genealogy Fair 28 April 2018 Theme & Schedule

The PEIGS’s Second Annual Genealogy Fair was held on April 28, 2018. Approximately 90 people attended to hear the following list of speakers and visit the various resource tables, making it a very successful event. The Society wished to thank the many volunteers who made the day so successful.  THEME… [Read more]

PEIGS Genealogy Fair – 29 April 2017 – Highlights

Note: Many thanks to PEIGS Secretary John Wilson for compiling these highlights from our 2017 Genealogy Fair! The Prince Edward Island Genealogical Society held a Genealogy Fair Saturday April 29, 2017 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Charlottetown commencing at 9:30 am with registration. At… [Read more]

Public Meeting PEIGS – 25 November 2017 – Location change

Due to circumstances beyond our control we have had to change the location of our public meeting on November 25. We will meet at Church of Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints, 10 Northridge Parkway, Charlottetown. All other details are unchanged. Please reserve Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Thank… [Read more]

Public Meeting PEIGS – 7 October 2017

The PEI Genealogical Society invites you to a presentation on growing up in Charlottetown by Michael Conway, author of Home Plate, Blue Helmet, From Charlottetown to the Holy Land. Mr Conway will recall the stories of the people and the characters he knew while growing up in mid-20th century Charlottetown.… [Read more]

Annual General Meeting and PEI Genealogy Fair 29 April 2017

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the PEI Genealogical Society will take place on Saturday 29 April 2017. The AGM will be a brief part of a day-long PEI Genealogy Fair where the general public as well as members will hear presentations and have direct access to experienced family history researchers… [Read more]