Invitation to fans of Genealogy to attend the PEIGS AGM 24 April 2021

The Prince Edward island Genealogical Society invites you to their Annual General Meeting, open to anyone interested in Genealogy, to be held at The Carriage House, (behind Beaconsfield Historic House) 2 Kent Street, Charlottetown on Saturday 24th April 2021 from 2 to 4 p.m.

The guest speaker will be Mr. James Hornby, folklorist, historian, and author who will speak on “Black History on PEI”. Mr. Hornby is author of Black Islanders: Prince Edward Island’s Historical Black Community. 

Admission is Free, Everyone Welcome! Cover 19 restrictions are in place (see below). Please be mindful that seating is limited to 35 persons and refreshments will not be served, bring your own beverage if you wish. Thank you.

EXCITING OPPORTUNITY – The PEI Genealogical Society is currently appealing to the public to come on board and volunteer to help out the Society in one of the many volunteer roles that are available. We are a volunteer-run organization – we understand your need to get things done! Such things as gravestone photography, database updating, newsletter research and production, answering queries are just a few of the things that need your talents. We will pair you with someone who knows the ropes and you can learn while you go.  Come to one of our meetings or email us at 

Meeting Details again:

Location:             The Carriage House at Beaconsfield Historic House

Address:              2 Kent Street, Charlottetown

Date:                    April 24, 2021

Time:                    2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Questions: or call 902-887-3251

Please be aware of and adhere to all Covid 19 Restrictions in effect on that date.   Expect to sign in for purposes of contact tracing, wear a mask, and practice social distancing. Monitor all changes that may take place in the meantime. Thank you!