Upcoming events

    • 09/14/2022
    • 1:00 PM
    • 2035 Ellis St, Golden, CO

    The Leadville Irish: Naming the Unnamed in a 19th Century Pauper Cemetery and Unearthing the Story of the Largest Irish Community in the American West

    This presentation will cover the history of Irish immigrants in Colorado, focusing specifically on Leadville and a major memorial now under construction in the Catholic Pauper section of Evergreen Cemetery, where mostly Irish immigrants are buried in sunken, unmarked graves.  The average age at the time of death is 23 and nearly half of those buried there are children.

    Presented by James Walsh

    • 10/12/2022
    • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • 2035 Ellis St., Golden, CO

     Dina Carson will discuss how Community-based genealogical research helped share the story of Boulder's Pioneers, Trappers, Traders, Native Americans, Gold Seekers and so many others. 

Past events

05/11/2022 Community Archaeology at Amache, Colorado's Japanese American Confinement Camp
04/13/2022 19th Century America: Cultural Changes and Their Effects on Records.
03/22/2022 Making Sense of the Shambles: Organizational Tools for Genealogy
03/09/2022 The 1918 Influenza Pandemic and its Effect on Our American Ancestors
02/09/2022 Paper Trails: The US Post and the Making of the American West
02/08/2022 Unlocking Notation Codes on Alien Passenger Lists
01/18/2022 Researching Before 1850
01/12/2022 Colorado's Ignominious Days Under the Ku Klux Klan
12/08/2021 Spies, Slackers, and Aliens: The American Protective League
12/06/2021 Parishes, Priests, and Signs of the Sacred: Catholic Church Records
11/30/2021 Connect the Dots Using Timelines, Identity Charts, and FAN Club Charts.
11/10/2021 The Bad Old Days of Colorado - The Outlaws, Renegades and Dissolute
10/26/2021 Extending Your Research Beyond Online - The Other 90%
10/13/2021 Genealogy Pit Stop: Research in 15 minute Increments
09/28/2021 Ancestry.com Tips and Tricks - Rerun
09/08/2021 What's Inside the Family History Guide
07/20/2021 Researching Your Ancestor in Periodicals
05/12/2021 General Meeting and Program "Locating Images of Ancestors: Putting a Face With That Name" by Andrew Likins
04/27/2021 Family Tree Maker - Inputting Sources and Citations
04/14/2021 General Meeting and Program "Quilting Your Family History" by Kathy Emmel
03/16/2021 Foothills Class - Getting Started with Family Tree Maker
03/15/2021 Wild Apricot Tour Preparation
02/22/2021 Foothills Round Table - Genealogy on a Budget
02/18/2021 Foothills Class - German Research
01/19/2021 Foothills Class - Too Many Marys
01/13/2021 General Meeting - January 13, 2021

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