Program January 18, 2023 7:00pm

NOTICE: The program was cancelled due to power outage in Midland and will be rescheduled.

Scottish Ancestry Beyond the Clans
Derek J. Blount

Zoom – virtual program
Presented by the Midland Genealogical Society (

7pm on Wednesday, January 18
members will receive the link in an email. non-members should register on the Grace A Dow library website below to register.

Genealogist Derek J. Blount will review what Scottish genealogical records are available online, present examples of various types of records, and discuss how to find them.

Derek J. Blount is a professional genealogist with his own business, “Lost Branches.” He specializes in research in the United Kingdom and Commonwealth nations. A graduate of Oakland University, he has completed coursework at the Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh. Derek serves as VP of the Oakland County Genealogical Society and as the Genealogist for the St. Andrew’s Society of Detroit, and he sits on the Board of the Detroit Society for Genealogical Research. He holds memberships in the Association of Genealogical Professionals and the Society of Genealogists in London.

If you are not a member and would like to attend the presentation, we would love to have you. Join us at 7pm for this wonderful speaker and his presentation.

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Posted on November 3, 2021 by admin

The Midland Genealogical Society welcomes new members. We hold monthly meetings beginning in September and ending in May excluding December. If you are interested in researhing your family, even if the family was not local, you would benefit from being a member.

If you are interested in membership please see the membership page and download a copy of the application form. Looking forward to seeing some new faces at our meetings.

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