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The 1950 U.S. Census – Are You Ready?

Friday, October 22, 2021 at 5:45 p.m. ET via Zoom Do you remember the excitement in April 2012 around the release of the 1940 U.S. Census? Who did you find once the census was released – your grandparents, your parents, yourself? Following the “72 Year Rule” for records at the National Archives, the results of…

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The recording of Thomas MacEntee’s program, The 1950 U.S. Census – Are You Ready, is now available in the Member Resources section of this website.

COGS is now on Instagram! Follow us: https://www.instagram.com/cogsgenealogy/

Good News – All Athens Regional Library Branches are open to the public with regular (pre-pandemic) hours. Visit their website for details.

Attend IGHR 2022
Ready to improve your research skills? The Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research (IGHR) will be held July 24 – 29, 2022! IGHR is hosted by the Georgia Genealogical Society and usually takes place in Athens at the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education but will be held virtually in 2022 due to COVID-19 concerns. Registration opens March 19.

Home Access to Ancestry Library Edition
Georgians have temporary access to Ancestry Library Edition from home through GALILEO! The deadline has been extended to December 31, 2021 and will continue to be re-evaluated.

Remote access to HeritageQuest is always available through GALILEO, and patrons of Athens Regional Library System also have access to Fold3 for free from home.

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