German Special Interest Group


We meet at the Brewster Ladies’ Library on the first Tuesday of the month from 10 am to 12 noon.  We began meeting in October 2013. We welcome members of the Society interested in learning more about their German ancestors, the history, traditions, and customs of Germany, research strategies in Germany & the US, how to find help in Germany, and much more.  For further information, contact Ann Croston (


Next Meeting: Tuesday, June 5, 2018 10 AM-12

Love & Marriage in Germany

Courtship (the bachelor & the unmarried woman), Prerequisites for Marriage, the Wedding, Marriage in Medieval Times, Marriage Stumbling Blocks & Illegitimacy, Marriage Records & Vocabulary          

- Handouts

- Upcoming Programs –

- Sharing Time – Everyone is welcome to share: a success; a brick wall; websites that are helpful; genealogy books/resources; questions; facebook updates

New Members are always encouraged to join us!


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