Here’s what has gone on and what is going on with CGSI.

Frank Soural passes away

Frank Soural passed peacefully the morning of Tuesday, April 12, 2011.

Records being Filmed/Digitized in the Czech and Slovak Republics

Shon Edwards, LDS Church, Salt Lake City, Utah has provided an update on the filming and digitizing of Czech and Slovak records.

CGSI Quarterly Program - February 2011

CGSI held its February 2011 Quarterly Program at the MGS library in So. St. Paul, MN

Announcing the expansion of the Members Only Passenger Ship database!

Search our Passenger List database of three additional books, available to members only. Try it now!

Additional Czech Immigration Passenger List;

  • Passenger Lists, Volume VII – New York 1887-1896
    23,967 additional records are now available to search

Previously available Czech Immigration Passenger List;

Additional Church Records now available

Records for three additional churches are now available
for CGSI members.

CGSI Quarterly Meeting - October 2010

100 Years of Gratitude: A Granddaughter’s Genealogical Journey

CGSI Quarterly Meeting - May 2010

CGSI held it’s May 2010 Quarterly Meeting in Hopkins, MN

Two day mini-conference in Lincoln, NE - April 2010

CGSI completed a sucessful two-day mini-conference in Lincoln, NE May 1, 2010.

CGSI Quarterly Meeting - March 2010

Tom Rice presented; Becoming an American: Naturalization – the process,the law and the records.

Donald Pafko Named Honorary Consul of the Slovak Republic in Minnesota

Thursday evening, December 10, 2009 marked the official opening ceremony and reception for Donald Pafko as newly appointed Honorary Consul of the Slovak Republic in Minnesota.