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Are you Ready to Publish Your Family History?
presented by:
Judy Reveal
Sept. 14, 2019
1:00 P.M.

Open to the public.
Judy Reveal, freelance editor, book indexer, book reviewer, and author will talk about the options available to people who have worked so hard to research their family history and are interested in the options.
For more information: USGS Calendar

USGS General Meeting and Speaker, Judy Reveal, Sept. 14, 2019

NEW Indexes for Caroline County, MD

1703 - 1776 and
1790 - 1817 Indexes to Administrative Accounts for the Register of Wills Records

These indexes were compiled by USGS member, Gary Willis! The index can be found on our research links page.

1634 - 1940 Index to Will and Probate Records
A joint project by the Maryland State Archives, Comptroller of the Treasury, Register of Wills and FamilySearch. This project began in 2013. The volunteers are working on indexing all the counties in Maryland. Baltimore and Carroll counties have also been completed. If you would like to volunteer to help with this project, please email

These indexes can be found on our research links page.


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