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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.
 
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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.


UPCOMING EVENTS
July 22
Virtual Presentation "Incorporating Social History Into Your Research" by Michael Lacopo, DVM
Virtual Presentation. Please see below for the registration link.
This free evening lecture is sponsored by the Western Pennsylvania Genealogical Society, in conjunction with GRIP courses being taught that week.   Family history should be more than names and dates.  What motivated our ancestors?  Why did they migrate?  Who did they interact with?  How do social customs of another ...