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2023 New York State Family History Conference

Registration is open for New York’s largest statewide family history conference, held both in person (New York City and Buffalo) and virtually, Nov. 2–4, 2023.

Learn more and sign up now!

Crafting a Compelling Family Narrative

Hone your family history and genealogy writing skills and learn how to pitch for publication at this interactive, hands-on workshop led by experts Annette Burke Lyttle and Allison Gilbert.

Join us Sept. 29–30, 2023. Space is limited, so register now!

Upcoming Educational Programs

Learn about New York State records and research methods.

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Where to find New York records and how to use them.


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On-demand presentations from research experts.


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Learn about and read our quarterly publications.


A Community Dedicated to Historical Preservation.

NYG&B members are passionate about preserving history and discovering their own New York Stories.