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Feb 072013

Although our financial year doesn’t end until 31st March we traditionally begin accepting renewals from the beginning of February. Your early renewal would be appreciated as it spreads the load on our Membership Secretary / Treasurer. Subs remain at the bargain price of $20 per individual for the year (1 Apr 2013 through 31st March […]

 7 February 2013  Posted by at 10:01 pm Uncategorized ,  No Responses »
Jul 092012

Welcome to our new website. The process of moving archival information from our existing webpages has begun, with links from old to new where updated/replaced information is now available here instead. You will notice that many pages allow comments. This facility is only available to logged in, registered members of the website. In future, all […]

 9 July 2012  Posted by at 12:57 pm Uncategorized ,  1 Response »
Feb 152017

Members of the NZ Society  of Genealogists (NZSG) are eligible for a $70 discount on FindMyPast worldwide subscriptions via findmypast.com.au. To see the current discount code valid until 31 Dec 2017, login  here and select Members > Members only > NZSG. If you cannot see the code but do belong to the NZSG please advise […]

 15 February 2017  Posted by at 12:26 pm Uncategorized No Responses »
Feb 102017

No, it isn’t yet the new financial year, that doesn’t officially start until 1st April 2017, but the Treasurer does like to spread the load for membership renewals. Those wishing to renew their membership may pay by internet banking to our NEW bank account BNZ 02- 0591-0040791-000 Please put your surname/membership number in the fields […]

 10 February 2017  Posted by at 8:20 pm Uncategorized ,  No Responses »
Feb 092017

A belated “Welcome to 2017” from the Outreach Services team.   The first family history monthly event for the year is coming up.  We are starting the year with one of our popular introductory tours of the family history collection. Whether you are new to family history research, or just need a refresher, join this […]

 9 February 2017  Posted by at 10:00 pm Uncategorized  No Responses »
Oct 072016

The Irish Interest Group – Lower North Island are having an Irish Education Day to be held at Kilwinning Lodge, 391-393 Church Street, Palmerston North on Saturday, 15 October 2016 from 9.30 am till 3 pm. Learn how to read and understand Griffith’s Valuation and Tithe Records with Geraldene O’Reilly using both microfiche and the […]

 7 October 2016  Posted by at 5:00 pm Uncategorized  No Responses »
Aug 032016
Family History Month - 24th August Alexander Turnbull Library

Wednesday 24 August “She signed the suffrage petition” In 1893 nearly 32,000 signatures were obtained on a petition calling for New Zealand woman to have the vote. The women’s suffrage petition is one of the iconic documents in the guardianship of Archives NZ that will make up a new permanent exhibition at the National Library […]

Aug 032016

Tuesday 23 August Introductory tour of family history resources Come to the National Library for a tour to introduce you to the many family history resources held in the collections. Margaret Hurst, Research Librarian Family History, and Librarian Fiona Gray, will be your guides. Venue: Meet on Level 1, National Library of NZ Time: 10:00 […]