Aims or Purpose of Group

The German Genealogy Group promotes the interest of research and education in Germanic ancestry.


Service, Resources, or Benefits Provided to Members

The German Genealogy Group provides a monthly newsletter, a lending and research library of books and CDs, document translation service, a surname list and mentoring.


Normal Meeting Schedule (Please confirm before attending since schedules do change.)

Most meetings are open to the public.  There is no charge for guests or non-members.

Meetings are normally held:

First Thursday of Month, 7:30 PM, Sept. through June
First-timers orientation session begins at 7:00 PM

Hicksville VFW

320 South Broadway (Route 107), Hicksville, NY


Contact Information

(Remove the space before & after the @ in email address when copying into your email program.)

Membership Coordinator: Donald Eckerle (deckerle @

Web Site Located at:

E-Mail Inquiries: deckerle @

Telephone Inquiries: (631) 265-0621

Mailing Address: G.G.G., P.O. Box 1004, Kings Park, NY 11754-1004



Membership Information:

Membership year is for 12 months from date of joining.

Annual dues:  $15.00 (U.S.)

The organization was founded in 1996.




President: Elizabeth Lovaglio

Vice President: Don Eckerle

Secretary: Nancy Dow

Treasurer: Stephen Nathan




Updated: 03/18/2013