At the Church of Latter Day Saints, 4560 Padgett Road, White Plains, Maryland. The Charles County Maryland Genealogical Society will meet on May 21, 2015 at 7:00 PM. A presentation will be given by Sharon Hodges on “Hi Ho, Hi Ho, It’s Off To Work I Go”. A professional genealogist, teacher and lecturer, Sharon Hodges has been involved in genealogical research for over 25 years. She has been a speaker at numerous genealogical society monthly meetings in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Sharon is a member of the National Genealogical Society, Genealogical Society of New Jersey, the Mid-Atlantic Germanic Society, and numerous New Jersey genealogical organizations. In her free time, Sharon does genealogical research for clients, specializing in Northern New Jersey, District of Columbia, Northern Virginia and the eastern portion of Maryland. Presently, Sharon is President of the Mount Vernon Genealogical Society, where she was previously Vice President, Programs; Secretary; and Chair of the Training and Education Committee.
Amber Faasen from Piccowaxen Middle School was a winner with her entry: “Thomas Stone: Leader of Charles County and Legacy to the Nation” at the Charles County History Day competition held March 21, 2015 at Westlake High School.
Carol Cowherd, CCMDGS member, presents the award given by the Society.
The Charles County Genealogical Society is a non-profit organization located in Charles County Maryland. Our purpose is to promote the collection, preservation and dissemination of genealogical information. We also hope to educate and assist those interested in researching their ancestry. Membership is open to anyone interested in genealogy.
We meet at 7:00PM, on the third Thursday of each month, except June, July and August. Our Meetings are held at the LDS Family History Center, 4560 Padgett Road, White Plains, Charles County, Maryland.
For information regarding the Charles County Genealogical Society you may contact us by mail at P.O. Box 1537 White Plains, Md. 20695-1537 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Charles County Maryland Genealogical Society is proud to announce the publication of our Charles County Cemetery Transcription Project. This is a two volume set of over 800 pages, containing more than 19,300 entries for burials in Charles County Cemeteries. The supply of books printed have been sold out. For more information about the publication follow the link below.
Cemetery Transcription Project Publication