Claire Smith
Massachusetts Genealogical Council 

 Connect online April 2-30, 2022

Connect...with expert speakers in live chats and interactive workshops
      Connect...with other attendees and genealogists in Topical Connections

             Connect...with your Massachusetts ancestors by exploring new
                                sources and applying new skills

Sign up for CONNECTIONS 2022 for only $49 to learn about genealogical research in Massachusetts.

At CONNECTIONS 2022 we’ll explore 5 tracks.

Cultural:  Find out more about the Massachusetts Tribe, an African American Regiment in the Civil War, Jews in New England, French Canadians.

Town & County Records:  Learn what’s different about researching in Massachusetts, how to navigate the records, and reveal details of the lives of your ancestors.

Unique Records:  Find out about Boston Passenger Lists, the Boston Police, Catholic Records, early American newspapers, Revolutionary records, Women’s Voter Registers, and more.

Repositories  Learn about Massachusetts archives and repositories and get tips on getting the most from the records.

Technology:  Find out how technology can aid your research through DNA, maps, and using Ancestry effectively.

CONNECTIONS 2022 kicks off at 11:00 AM EST on Saturday April 2 with an opening keynote by John: D. Warner, Archivist of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. 

Throughout the month of April, you’ll be able to engage with speakers during scheduled live chat sessions. Sign up for an interactive workshop, led by a speaker, and dig deeper into the records. Learn from Dr. Stephen Morse how to get into the 1950 census without a name index.  

Sign up now for CONNECTIONS 2022. We can’t wait to connect with you.

If you have any questions, feel free to send them to or 

We hope to see you in April--online.


Claire Smith
Program Director-Seminar