ZGS Meeting Minutes

Zion Genealogical  Society of Lake County (Illinois, USA)

Researching Around the World

Including the Neighboring Lake County Communities of:

Beach Park, Gurnee, North Chicago, Park City, Wadsworth, Waukegan, Wildwood, and Winthrop Harbor


Zion Genealogical Society General Meeting, January 18, 2021


Meeting started: 7:04 P.M.

There were about 20 in attendance.

Cathy Daily was our speaker for the evening. Cathy gave a presentation via zoom on “Property Records: Discovering Hidden Gems” There was a four page handout which she went over explaining how to find different types of records as wellas giving case study examples. After the presentation there were a few questions during the question and answer period.

Vicki updated us on some of the members

Joanne Layne is still looking for indexers for the indexing project.

Roots Tech Conference is free this year and is offered February 25 thru the 27th.

Carol Awe will send the newsletter in a couple of weeks.

An excellent author regarding genealogy mystery type books is Nathan Goodwin. There are eight titles in the collection so far.

Cindi suggested “Mysteries Chicago” by Adam Selzer online tours with cemetery walks.

Meeting ended approx. 8;15 P.M.

Submitted by Charleen McFarlin - ZGS Secretary



Updated February 21, 2021