Connecticut Society of Genealogists
Annual Meeting
Saturday, May 20, 2023

Registration is closed

Hilton Garden Inn Glastonbury
85 Glastonbury Boulevard – Glastonbury – CT – 06033
Open to the Public. You do not have to be a CSG Member to Attend

Schedule of the Day

11:00 am: Coffee and social time
11:15 am: Annual Meeting
12 noon: Lunch
1:00 pm: Door prizes
1:15 pm: Guest speaker Dave Robison

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Dave RobisonGuest Speaker:

Dave Robison
“Gathering the Family Stories: Interviewing Your Relatives”

Dave will discuss how to ask the right questions and getting it all on a recording of some type.


Dave Robison, the owner of Old Bones Genealogy of New England (, is a professional genealogist from Western Massachusetts. He holds a Certificate of Genealogical Research from Boston University and has completed the 18-month ProGen course in Professional Genealogy. He is an active member of the Massachusetts Society of Genealogists-Worcester Chapter and the Central Massachusetts Genealogical Society, among others. Dave is the former president of the Western Massachusetts Genealogical Society (WMGS), the Connecticut Society of Genealogists (CSG), and the New England Chapter of the Association of Professional Genealogists (NEAPG). Dave was heavily involved in the biennial conferences of the New England Regional Genealogical Consortium (NERGC) 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019, and 2021, and is serving as the President of NERGC for the 2023 conference, which will be held in Springfield, Massachusetts.

Dave is the president of the Pomeroy Chapter of Massachusetts Society of the Sons of the American Revolution and is pursuing a number of campaigns to attract new members. He has been named the State Registrar/Genealogist for the Massachusetts SAR. He is a member of the General Society of Mayflower Descendants through William Brewster. He has recently been named to the Chicopee Historical Commission by Mayor Richard Kos. Dave is a resident of Chicopee, Massachusetts, where he lives with his wife Karen; between them, they have five adult children and four grandchildren.

Thank you to our generous Door Prize donors!

  • Evidence Explained: Citing History Sources from Artifacts to Cyberspace
    Book by Elizabeth Shown Mills – Donated by Pauline Merrick

  • 1-hour genealogy consultation with Professional Genealogist, Jennifer Zinck – 
    Donated by Jennifer Zinck, Certified Genealogist®,  Ancestor Central

  • Large Print Genealogy Charts & Forms Kits (30 Sheets) – Donated by EasyGenie

  • D/2 Biological Solution Gravestone Cleaning Set – includes everything needed including D/2, brushes and a 5-gallon bucket – Donated by Atlas Preservation

  • Ancestry DNA Kit – donated by Jenny Hawran

  • CT Historical Society Museum & Library admission passes – Donated by the CT Historical Society Museum & Library

  • Gaylord Archival Our Family History Genealogy Album Kit – Donated by Gaylord Archival