CCGSI Members' Meeting

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
1:30 - 4:00 pm

Genealogy Scavenger Hunt at the 
Mid-County Regional Library

2050 Forrest Nelson Blvd.
Port Charlotte, FL 33952, Room C

Come have some fun at the library with your friends during this program. You'll be searching for genealogy facts in the library. Can you find them all?

Charlotte County Genealogical Society, Inc.
Check our website for class updates.
Classes are free and open to the public.
 Our 12th Year of Free Genealogy Classes at the Mid-County Regional Library
Start your week
with CCGSI
    Summer School    
May 9 Monday 10:30-12:30 Legacy SIG group Ray Gallagher
June 6 Monday 10:30-1:00 Genealogy Q&A Team
July 11 Monday 10:30-1:00 Genealogy Q&A Team
August 8 Monday 10:30-1:00 Genealogy Q&A Team

Upcoming Events
05/18/2016 - 1:30 pm
Members Meeting
Mid-County Library, 2050 Forrest Nelson Blvd.
06/15/2016 - 12:00 pm
Member Luncheon Luigi's Italian Restaurant
3883 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte, FL 33952
09/21/2016 - 1:30 pm
Member Meeting
2421 Event Center /2421 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte, FL 33952

Tips & Tricks
Indirect evidence gives facts from which you can come to a conclusion.
A Chronological Profile begins with your ancestor's birth and is filled in with various occurrences in his life. Continue to fill this in as information becomes available to provide a picture of your ancestor's life.
[Charts & Forms]
Soundex is a system of coding names for the census based on sound rather than alphabetical spelling. A variation called American Soundex was used in the 1930s for a retrospective analysis of the US censuses from 1890 through 1920. To save time, a free Soundex converter is available at