Cancellation of September Meeting

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the meeting scheduled for Sir Andrew MacPhail Homestead is cancelled on Saturday, September 30, 2023. It will be rescheduled for a later date. … [Read more]

PEI Genealogical Society Annual General Meeting 29 April 2023

Mark you calendar  to attend PEI Genealogical Society Meeting 29 April 2023 The public is invited to the next regular meeting of the PEI Genealogical Society on Saturday 29 April 2023 at 2:00 p.m. at Beaconsfield’s Carriage House, 2 Kent Street, Charlottetown. Admission is FREE The guest speaker will be… [Read more]

PEIGS Mourns loss of long time member and board director.

Margaret Campion a long time member of the PEI Genealogical Society has passed away. Margaret held several different positions on the board of directors over the years. We will miss her very much. Here is the obituary: It is with great sadness the family of Margaret Leah Campion, 81, announces… [Read more]

24 September Meeting CANCELLED Due to Hurricane Fiona, Details of November meeting to follow

Sorry to say that the General Meeting scheduled for Saturday 24 September 2022 has been cancelled due to expected inclement weather associated with Hurricane Fiona. We are looking forward to posting details such as date and speaker for the November 2022 meeting as soon as  they become available. If you… [Read more]

PEIGS Mourns the passing of Recording Secretary Rev. John A. C. Wilson

Members of the Prince Edward Island Genealogical Society were shocked and saddened by the recent passing of the Society’s Recording Secretary Rev. John Wilson. John was a faithful and dedicated member of the Executive for many years. His professional record keeping and considerable wisdom and deliberative skills were two of… [Read more]

The PEIGS is seeking new board members!

The Board is a crucial part of the organization. Being a Board member is a great way to give back to the community.  If you are interested in being a part of the board please contact either Lousie ( or Gail (… [Read more]

Prince Edward Island Genealogical Society – on Facebook

Yes the Prince Edward Island Genealogical Society is on Facebook. Visit us. Like us. Share us.  Enjoy! And while you are on Facebook check out the page titled Prince Edward Island Genealogy   also a wonderful site where family researchers ask questions and share answers – since 2007. … [Read more]

Annual Genealogy Fair put on hold pending the passing of the Covid 19 Pandemic

The annual 2020 PEI Genealogy Fair originally scheduled for May 2020 was postponed in the hopes we could hold it at a future date in 2020 or 2021. Regretfully, we have decided to place it on hold pending the passing of the Covid 19 Pandemic.   We will be adding RETURN OF… [Read more]

Follow us on Twitter – PEIGS @ peigenealogy

  We have joined the Twitter-verse. Follow us @peigenealogy.   Check out who we follow, there could be some important contacts to be made. Make our ancestors proud!       … [Read more]