The Winter issue, 2012 of Die Pommerschen Leute was mailed in November.
Each issue of DPL includes Die Vorfahren where those of Pomeranian descent can list their heritage and search for others who have similar surnames or locations.
The Pomeranian Special Interest Group will continue to combine its meetings with those of the Immigrant Geneological Society in 2013.
January 13, 2013 - George Goesele is a long time member of the German United Methodist Church (aka Christuskirche) in Glendale, CA. His topic is "The History of the German United Methodist Church and its prominent families and members."
April 14, 2013 - Randy Seaver is a former President of the Chula Vista Genealogical Society and currently its Newsletter Editor and Research Chair. His topic is "Searching Ancestry.com Effectively."
July 14, 2013 - Hank Jones, Jr. was a film actor for 25 years. His credits include eight films from Walt Disney Studios. He has been actively climbing family trees since age eight and since his graduation from Stanford has specialized in tracing 18th century German emigrants. He recently received the NGS Award of Merit for "Distiguished Work in Genealogy" and has been elected a Fellow of the American Society of Genealogists. His topic is "How Psychic Roots became an unsolved Mystery."
Meetings are held at 2:00 PM in the Immigrant Genealogical Society library, 1310-B West Magnolia Blvd., Burbank, California.
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