Meetings of the Central Virginia Genealogical Association are usually held on the second Saturday of each month at 1:30 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS Church). Visitors to CVGA meetings are always welcome. The address of the LDS Church is 1275 Timberwood Blvd., Charlottesville, VA. It is located on the corner of Airport Road and Timberwood. Coming from U.S. 29, the entrance is on the right (north) side of Airport Road immediately before you reach the church. Drive to the back of the building where you will see the entrance to the Family History Center.
March 2018: Genealogy Roundtable
April 2018: Zann Nelson tells us about her research into the domestic slave trade with her presentation “James Madison and the Louisiana 16”.
May 2018: Field trip to Tinkling Spring Presbyterian Church in Fishersville and visit to the Augusta County Genealogical Society Library in Fishersville.
June 2018: “Getting Started with RootsMagic” with Patricia Lukas
July 2018: Shelley Murphy will give us tips on finding Revolutionary War ancestors and how to join a lineage society.
August 2018: NO MEETING IN AUGUST
September 2018: Michael Crabill, mapmaker, will tell us about his patent maps of Albemarle and Nelson counties.
October 2018: NO MEETING. We will host the Fall Conference of the Virginia Genealogical Society at the Inn at Darden at the University of Virginia on October 6 with library day at the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library at the University on Friday, October 5. For more information and to register, click here. NOTE: CVGA members and VGS members receive a discounted registration fee.
November 2018: Deborah Harvey will present a program on DNA and Genealogy
December 2018: Our annual Ancestor Show and Tell