Welcome to the new MAGS web site!
The MAGS officers are excited to be able to present a new on-line look for our organization. You will find many new features on this site. The site also provides us a better ability to manage our membership and communicate with our members.
Fall 2016 Workshop and Conference
October 21st and 22nd
Wyndham Garden Hotel
See the Events page for details
|17 Aug 2016
||The minutes of the MAGS board meeting on 30 July 2016 have been posted here.
|30 Jun 2016
MAGS sponsored a lecture by F. Warren Bittner, CG, at the Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (GRIP) "Understanding Illegitimacy: The Bittner Bastards of Bavaria". MAGS members Bob Greiner, Roy Shiflet, and Charles Hessler gave copies of John Humphrey's book "Understanding and Using Baptismal Records" to attendees.
|25 May 2016
||The June 2016 issue of Der Kurier has been posted to the Members page.
20 May 2016
|Our own Debra Hoffman will present a lecture at the Fairfax Genealogical Society. See Events / Other Events for details.
|5 May 2016
||The new Published Pension Appeals database has been added to the site, with nearly 5000 new names. Additional records from Frankfort were added to the Consular Estates database.
|24 Apr 2016
||Minutes of our Spring 2016 workshop and conference have been posted to the Documents and Reports page under the Members tab.
|20 Mar 2016
New German Genealogy Website Offers Digitized Church Records
|6 Mar 2016
||A new guide for the consulate at Weimar was added to the Research Guides page.
|16 Feb 2016
||A new guide for the consulate at Schwerin was added to the Research Guides page.
|12 Feb 2016
||In German Research, new sources with links for maps and photographs. New photos in the Image Library.
Gift from the Archives
MAGS will periodically display images of interest, including postcards, letterhead, and other historical documents discovered at the National Archives and other locations. Check back frequently to see what's new. In addition, members will have access to a photo gallery and library of images to browse.