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CAGGNI proudly presents:

Local Resources

by Sandra Trapp

10:30 a.m. CT

Saturday, 19 June 2021


This program will provide suggestions for research opportunities at libraries, societies, educational facilities, archives and research centers.

Speaker: Sandra Trapp has presented programs for various genealogical organizations and libraries and has volunteered at the Naperville Family History Center since 2000. She has been researching her family, her husband’s, son-in-law’s and friends’ families for more than 20 years. Her primary areas of research include Italy, England, Pomerania, colonial New England and New York state. She has been a member of CAGGNI since 2010.

Coming 26 June:

CAGGNI Cemetery Project

Lutheran Home Cemetery,
2300 E. Euclid Ave., Arlington Heights

9:30 a.m. CT

Saturday, 26 June 2021

The 2021 Road Trip Committee invites you to join us for our first Cemetery Project at the Lutheran Home Cemetery on Euclid Avenue in Arlington Heights. Those assembled will walk the cemetery and take photos for BillionGraves and add GPS markers for Find A Grave.

If you want to help at the cemetery, please contact Road Trip Chair Marti Gustafson, roadtripchair @

We encourage you to join us for this opportunity to give back to the genealogy community.

View our complete 2021 lineup here.

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CAGGNI (The Computer Assisted Genealogy Group of Northern Illinois) is a group of amateur genealogists who are committed to effectively using technology and the internet in support of their research activities.  

Monthly meeting topics cover a broad range of subjects of interest, including software, tools, techniques and methodologies. Additionally, monthly newsletters, support for computer and genealogy issues and internet surname exposure are among the benefits of membership. 

A wide variety of genealogy software packages are used by the members as well online trees and database websites. We are also interested in personal websites, digital photography, handheld apps and other ways to share our family histories.

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