Dane County Area Genealogical Society

Special Interest Groups

Irish SIG

They are delving extensively into different genealogical topics regarding Irish genealogy, such as strategies to find an ancestor’s townland, genealogy resources in Ireland, and educational webinars and workshops specific to Irish genealogy research. They have met since the SIGs Update began last summer and, while they have been meeting for an hour at a time, they are looking to possibly extend their time.

Computer SIG

Meeting each month, this discussion group addresses both new and old technology to help address everybody’s computer needs. Topics range from ways to organize your computer files to how to use speciality websites for your particular research areas. Whatever your technology issues might be, our collective knowledge will offer suggestions to enhance your learning.

German/Czech SIG

This group explores different online databases from around the world regarding their genealogical searches, such as PERSI through the Allen County Public Library, German websites, and local and regional repositories.

Family Tree Maker SIG

Meeting once each month, this discussion group explores the ins and out of this powerful genealogy database software. We help with any questions you may have about data entry, to syncing with Ancestry, to publishing reports that you share with your relatives. Come join us!


This group is looking for a new leader, so if you are ready to help with this, please let us know!!

Questions?  Please contact programs@dcags.org.

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