Bringing Finnish Americans Together for Family Genealogy, Fostering Connections, & Uncovering Ancestral Stories

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Where Finnish Roots Come Alive

We welcome anyone interested in Finnish genealogy to join the group, whether a novice or an expert. We meet monthly from September to May. The meetings include a discussion time, a brief business meeting, and a presentation on topics related to genealogy and/or Finland. We are currently meeting on Zoom.

~ FGGMN President, Barb Wilson

Next Event

Saturday, May 11 @ 9:30am to 12:00pm

FGGMN member, Richard Tormanen, will give a presentation on the first Finns to homestead in Wright County, Minnesota.  He will share brief history of why and where they immigrated from and where they homesteaded.  Richard will also tell the history and timeline of the Finnish Pioneer Park at Temperance Corner. 

Contact us if you are not a member and want to sample a meeting.