We're looking for new members

Near or far from Hudson County, stay connected to your roots with the HCGHS. If you have ancestors in Hudson County, NJ or just a historical interest in the area, get involved with a community of members who share your interests.

Learn about membership

New member application



Events Archive: 2014 |2013 |2012 |2011 | 2010

2014 Upcoming Events

May 4, 2014

Event: Online Web Chat - Courthouse Research (Members Only)
Time: 8:00 pm -- 9:00 pm
Location: HCGHS Member Website

The next installment of our popular online web chat series launches with a discussion of courthouse research, a topic voted upon and chosen by members.

If you're a member of The Hudson County Genealogical & Historical Society you can log into our member website an engage in a live text chat with other members where we'll discuss a topic every quarter. If you're not already a member, become one today and tap into the collective expertise of our group!

May 10, 2014

Event: "Spirit of the Jerseys State History Fair"
Time: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm Rain or Shine
Location: Washington Crossing State Park
Titusville, NJ

Come enjoy the New Jersey State History fair with dozens of historical and genealogical groups represented. The Hudson County Genealogical & Historical Society will have a table at the fair too so come see us while you're enjoying the event! The event is free. Parking is $5 per car. For more information visit the history fair website.

June 14, 2014

Event: Hudson County Cemetery Tour
Time: 11:00 am -- 1:00 pm
Location: TBD

For our June meeting we'll be meeting up to explore two of Hudson County's cemeteries -- currently reviewing Saint Peter's Cemetery on Tonelle Avenue, which is managed by and predates Holy Name Cemetery, and New York Bay/Bayview Cemetery or Holy Name Cemetery. More details to come, but start dusting off those walking shoes!