A genealogical society serving the Glendora area in the foothills of     Los Angeles County, California

P.O. Box 1141
Glendora, California 91740-1141


        Genealogical Group


   About the Glendora Genealogy Group

   General Meeting Information

   Directions to the Meeting

   Genealogy Refresher Classes

   Glendora Genealogical Group Calendar

   Membership Information


   Local LDS Family History Center


   Further Information

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Upcoming Local Area Events

Orange Regional Family History
* The Orange Family History Center offers classes for certain days of the month. Please call the ORFHC at 714-997-7710  for more information and to sign up for classes.

Whittier Area Genealogical Society
* Meetings are held every 3rd Saturday
with various topics.
For more information:

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How to Contact the
Glendora Genealogy Group:

1. Email the President, Pat Chavarria,
2. Send mail to Glendora Genealogy Group at
P.O. Box 1141, Glendora, California 91740-1141.

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The GGG web pages are sponsored by CAGenWeb and are copyright 2017 by Karen Ristic. We welcome your comments.
[updated 09 September 2017]


Glendora is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States, 23 miles east of downtown Los Angeles.  As of the 2010 Census, the population of Glendora was 50,073. (Wikipedia)

 Welcome: The Glendora Genealogical Group (GGG) was established in 1984 and currently has over 85 members. Regular General Meetings with a guest speaker are held beginning at 7:00 pm on the fourth Tuesday of each month throughout the year and are open to the public. Before the General Meeting, a general instructional class, the Refresher Class, begins at 6:00 pm.  These meetings do not meet in December.

 About the Glendora Genealogical Group: The Glendora Genealogical Group is a group of people who are interested in genealogy and live in the Glendora and surrounding areas. Despite the name, few, if any, of them are doing research on ancestors who may have lived in Glendora. Most are researching family lines elsewhere; they get together once a month to hear speakers, watch videos, go on field trips, and share genealogical information. Visitors are always welcome to join us.

 General Meeting Information:  General Meetings are held at 7:00 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of each month (except December). Interesting topics are presented on a variety of topics at

       The Elm/Oak Rooms

        La Fetra Senior Center

        333 E. Foothill Blvd.

        Glendora, Los Angeles County, California

  Directions: Take Foothill Blvd. three blocks east of Glendora Ave. Turn left (north) at the intersection of Foothill Blvd. and Minnesota Ave.  Parking is on the street or in the lot across the street.  Enter the building through the Minnesota Ave. entrance and take the stairs on your right. An elevator is available.  For a Google map to this location, click here.


 Genealogy Refresher Classes: Genealogy Refresher Classes are offered on a variety of subjects at 6:00 p.m. before the General Meeting. Come join other people interested in doing more effective research on their ancestors.




    Glendora Genealogical Group Calendar:

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      Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 6:00 pm
      TOPIC: Using the  X Match in Your DNA Research
 SPEAKER: Lynn  Edwards
       REFRESHMENTS: John Bradley and Becky Mead

     Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 7:00 pm
      PROGRAM: 7:30 pm
      SPEAKER:  Colleen C. Greene
Using Evernote for Genealogical Research


      September 23, 2017: GGG Field Trip - Orange Family History Library. Leave Pat's house at    8:00 am and return around 5:00 pm. Bring your lunch to eat at the Library. NOTE: This is the Saturday before our GGG meeting.

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uesday, October 24, 2017, 6:00 pm
      TOPIC: Genealogical Historical Societies and Museums.

      REFRESHMENTS: Karen Hoffman and Barbara Lindsay

     Tuesday,October 24, 2017, 7:00 pm
      PROGRAM: 7:30 pm
      SPEAKER: Gregory Beckman
The Case of the Wrong Headstone


     October 28, 2017: Second trip to the Orange Family History Library. More information will be given at our September meeting.


 Membership Information:
 Dues, payable in January, are $20.00 for individuals, $25.00 for a family. Please send your       check, payable to Glendora Genealogical Group, along with your name, address, phone  number, and email address, to Glendora Genealogical Group, P.O. Box 1141, Glendora, CA 91740.

 Officers, 2017:
 President: Pat Chavarria
 1st Vice President (Programs): Cheryl Johnson
 2nd Vice President (Membership): Sandy Roberts
 Secretary: Sandi Shannon
 Treasurer: Mary Anne Flagg
 Newsletter Editor: Anne Sonner

 Publicity: Jan Tessier
 Historian: Sandy Roberts
 Librarian: Mary Anne Flagg
Sunshine Correspondence: Marsha Smith

 Local LDS Family History Center:
 Covina Family History Center
 656 S. Grand Ave.
 Covina, CA
 Phone: 626-331-7117
 Hours: T, W, Th: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

 Further Information:
 Write to: Glendora Genealogical Group,  P.O. Box 1141,  Glendora, CA  91740-1141
 Email: President Pat Chavarria