Finnish Genealogy Group Meeting Dates and Topics:

Saturday, May 9, 2020
 - DNA Update, Gus Fenton presenting online

9:15 a.m. - Login to Zoom, The link will be sent to members and posted on the Member page
9:30 a.m. - Business Meeting followed by DNA Update presentation

Rural Life in Finland

Barb Wilson will present seven sessions this summer describing rural life in Finland from the late Iron Age to independence. The focus of the presentations will be on the life of the ordinary farm family. Among the topics covered will be religion, laws, farming methods, housing, diet, and trade. Each session will cover a different time period. They will last about an hour with time for discussion and questions at the end.


9:15 - 9:30 a.m. Login to Zoom
9:30 - 11:00 a.m. Presentations are approximately one-hour and will be followed by Q&A.

Saturday, June 20
- Late Iron Age

Saturday, June 27 - Age of the Church, 1150 - 1300

Saturday, July 11 - Early Swedish Kingdom, 1300 and 1400s

Saturday, July 18 - 1500s

Saturday, July 25 - 1600s

Saturday, August 1 - 1700s

Saturday, August 8 - 1800s

Meeting location: 

Until further notice FGGMN meetings will be online using Zoom. Members will be mailed the meeting link and the links will also be available in the Member section on the website.