Family History Writing Group


This group discusses how to research and write a family history using multiple methods. Each member will provide a personal family history while researching their family history.

Bruce Harshberger

Group Leader: (Bruce Harshberger) email:


New members can apply for membership at: LCGS Membership. Dues are only $25/yr for a single person. It is encouraged that you become a member of the society and to also participate in the Study Group; but you are welcome to attend a few meetings prior to making a decision to join. Normal attendance is about thirty members.

Membership includes a subscription to the LCGS monthly newsletter and to participate in their monthly meetings. Details about LCGS monthly meetings and other events can be found on the LCGS Website.

Larimer County Genealogical Society P. O. Box 270737 Fort Collins, Colorado 80527-0737


Family History Writing Group

This Study Group normally meets monthly on the second Tuesday at 2 pm. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, these meetings are being held via Zoom video conferencing. You need to submit your email address to the Coordinator to be included in the Zoom invitations.

Meetings normally include a presentation and about 30 minutes of discussion regarding recent member successes, upcoming events of interest and assistance requests. Presentations usually focus on tips for writing capabilities, reviewing past ancestor stories, including web sites, and other research sources.


Subscription Database Websites:

Ancestry Website

Find My Past US Website

FamilySesarch Website

My Heritage website

Free Websites:

Family History Blogs:
Family History Writing Blog

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