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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Western Pennsylvania Genealogical Society
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WPGS is refreshing our website later this Spring. Same useful information but easier-to-navigate!
We will send out updates to members via email and snail mail as we get closer.
Mission Statement
The Western Pennsylvania Genealogical Society (WPGS) is a non-profit and tax-exempt educational organization of amateur and professional family historians and genealogists, dedicated to the study and preservation of family history.
The content on WPGS.org, including all written material, graphics, audio files, and HTML code is copyright protected.  Please do not post the content, in part or in whole, to ANY commercial, non-profit, or personal website.  All content is exclusive to WPGS.  If you see content from WPGS.org elsewhere online, it is being used without permission and is in violation of international copyright laws.  It would be appreciated if you would report any copyright violations to us at website@wpgs.org.

The Western Pennsylvania Genealogical Society is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that has been recognized by the IRS as being tax-exempt by virtue of its charitable programs.

May 8
Western PA Q&A: Allegheny County
Virtual Meeting -- Please see below for link
We're bringing together research experts from several libraries and archives in Allegheny County to answer research questions that are holding up your progress. This is a great opportunity to learn more about how you can use WPGS' Library Research Services, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's collections, and collections at the University ...

May 8
WPGS Board of Directors and Committee Chairpersons Meeting
Virtual Meeting

June 12
Annual Meeting & Program: Demystifying Dual Citizenship with Rich Venezia
Virtual Meeting - Please see below for link
Please join us for WPGS' Annual Member Meeting and Program. Here is the schedule of events: 10:00 am-10:30 am -- WPGS Annual Business Meeting 10:30 am-12:00 pm -- Demystifying Dual Citizenship: The Records and The Process, presented by Rich Venezia 12:00 pm-12:30 pm -- Session Break 12:30 pm-2:00 pm -- ...