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March 14, 2015

Resources for British Isles Research

Marilyn Cocchiola Holt, MLS
In honor of St. Patrick's Day, we will discuss resources and repositories for British Isles ancestors.

Marilyn Cocchiola Holt, MLS, is Department Head of the Pennsylvania Department of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh and currently serves as President-Elect and Program Chair of the Western Pennsylvania Genealogical Society. She is also an Honorary Vice President of the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania. Raised in Baldwin Borough, her undergraduate and graduate degrees are from the University of Pittsburgh. Ms. Holt has worked with genealogical patrons for 31 years and has presented numerous programs on local and family history topics, as well as teaching courses on genealogy since 1988.


More Upcoming Meeting Dates

WPGS meetings are held on the second Saturday of each month from September through June (except December and January). There are also no WPGS public meetings in July and August.

April 11, 2015
May 9, 2015
June 13, 2015