2015 Ancestor Swap Meet

The NEAGS 2015 Ancestor Swap Meet will be held April 16, 17 & 18, 2015. The Ancestor Swap Meet has been the main fundraiser for NEAGS since 1999.

This year there will be three special events.


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J. Mark Lowe, a Certified Genealogist and a very knowledgeable and entertaining speaker, will present a DNA workshop from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Thursday, April 16th at the Gadsden Church of Christ, 1203 Piedmont Cutoff.

Mr. Lowe also will speak Saturday, April 18th from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM in the senior activity center at 623 Broad Street, in Gadsden.

Patriotic EagleThere will be a “Salute to Veterans Dinner” with the Kings of Swing Friday, April 17th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the historic Pitman Theater at 623 Broad Street.

Since registration requirements & prices differ for each event, for complete information please see registration form.

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Registration Form | Thu DNA Session | Fri Salute To Veterans Dinner | Sat  Swap Meet

 Discount if you register for all three events.

J. Mark Lowe Our Featured Speaker, J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA.

See full bio.

World War II

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Current Project: WWII Veteran Book for Etowah County

NEAGS is currently working on a WWII Veteran Book for Etowah County. If you have someone that served in WWII and lived or registered in Etowah County, we would love to include them in this book.

Please complete the form (button below) and send a copy of the veteran’s discharge to be eligible. If killed or missing in action, please supply any information you have.

If the veteran served in the veteran served in the Navy, please include ships served on, theater, battles and serial number as these are not always on discharge papers.

The above information plus more is available on the form.

Get the WWII Form

Be sure to come see us at our table on Saturday, April 18th, at the Swap Meet.