Through the support of the Wayne County Historical organizations, a county-wide genealogical society, the Wayne County New York Genealogical Society (WCNYGS) was formed October 23, 2012, with forty-five charter members.
The Wayne County New York Genealogical Society (WCNYGS) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to:
WCNYGS does not handle genealogical research requests. Genealogical Research queries/inquiries are handled through the Office of the Wayne County New York Historian, 9 Pearl Street Suite 3, Lyons, NY 14489. <http://www.co.wayne.ny.us/departments/historian/historian.htm>.
The WCNYGS meets on the fourth Tuesday of each calendar month, January through November, 7:00 p.m. – 8:45 p.m., at the Newark-Arcadia Historical Society & Museum, 120 High Street, Newark, NY. Individuals interested in genealogy and family history are welcome to attend meetings and programs and visit us at our website: http://www.wcnygs.com .
Wayne County New York Genealogical Society
P. O. Box 502
Newark, NY 14513-0502
A Date to Remember
"Researching the War of 1812" with Dr. Preston PierceTuesday, May 26, 2015 at 7:00 PM following a short business meeting. Meeting location is at the Newark-Arcadia Historical Society & Museum, 120 High Street, Newark, NY
2015 Membership Renewal was due in January: but, it's not too late to renew your membership. The NEW renewal form is available at the bottom of this page. Dues are only $15 per year for individuals.
The WCNYGS website is <http://www.wcnygs.com >. Information on meeting dates & locations, program announcements and membership applications, etc., can be found & downloaded in PDF format. The WCNYGS Membership-year is January through December.
Kickoff meeting of the Funeral Home Registry Preservation Committee