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Next Meeting – January 6

Our next meeting will be Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 9:30 am at the Denver Public in the 7th Floor Training Room at 10 W. 14th Pkwy (14th & Broadway). Our program will include a presentation about Swedes living in Leadville, Colorado in the early years of our State’s history. In 2015 the SwedGen genealogists […]

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Learn ArkivDigital

Here are two great resources for learning about ArkivDigital: An Introduction to ArkivDigital – presenter is Anka Magee, AG®. This 6-minute video lesson will teach you how to find records of your Swedish ancestors by using ArkivDigital, an online database with about 40 million images of Swedish church records and other historical records. You will learn how […]

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Next Meeting – October 7

Our next meeting will be Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 9:30 am at the Denver Public in the 7th Floor Training Room at 10 W. 14th Pkwy (14th & Broadway) Our program will include “Fika Findings” by Ron Floberg and Brian Rapp. This presentation will focus on notes and abbreviations disclosed in the Swedish Church Records. The one-on-one FIKA sessions […]

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Swedish American Newspapers

The newspaper demo on April 1 had some technical problems, so here’s a video from home that gives you some tips on how to use the website. It’s about 8 1/2 minutes long. Swedish-language American newspapers are chock-full of obituary notices that usually include the parish of origin. Your immigrant ancestor probably subscribed to one […]

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