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The Orange County California Genealogical Society (established in 1963) is a non-profit, educational organization in Huntington Beach with 400 members. Read more...

Orange County California Genealogical Society

Beginning Genealogy Webinar
with Hal Horrocks
Tuesday, October 13 @ 3:00 pm

Registration information is coming soon.

Topics Discussed:

  • How to get started doing your research
  • Genealogy software
  • Genealogy records
  • How to use the internet
  • Census records
  • How to better educate yourself in family history research
  • Pitfalls and things to look out for
  • Learn to have fun doing your research
  • Learn more about Hal Horrocks


    OCCGS Calendar

    10/03/2020: Virtual DNA DAY with BLAINE BETTINGER

    10/13/2020: Bgn Genealogy with Hal Horrocks

    11/07/2020: General Meeting/ Speaker: Christina Cohen

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    Saturday March 6, 2021
    BASH 2021 with
    Michael L. Strauss, AG

    Recent Updates

    09/15/20 - Calendar

    09/15/20 - Civil War-Not Buried in OC Additions/ Updates

    09/04/20 - Member Roster - September

    08/26/20 - Military Veteran's Project Spanish American War Index Additions

    08/23/20 - DNA Day, October 3, 2020

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    Orange County California Genealogical Society
    c/o Huntington Beach Central Library
    7111 Talbert Avenue
    Huntington Beach, California 92648

    General Information: info@occgs.com

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