This blog brings you breaking news about the 15th New England Regional Genealogical Conference and the city of Manchester, New Hampshire.

Thursday, January 10, 2019


The sixth 2019 New England Regional Genealogical Conference E-zine is now available at It includes Conference registration information, hotel updates, reminders about purchasing meals and the Conference Syllabus, and much more. You may view previous E-zines at

Wednesday, January 9, 2019


The Conference Hotel, DoubleTree by Hilton Manchester Downtown, is now virtually full. Here are alternative options: Hilton Garden Inn 101 South Commercial Street Manchester NH 03103 Direct Phone Number: 603-669-2222. Mention Group Code “NERGC”. Fax: 603-668-2957 Registration link: The Hilton Garden Inn has standard king (1 king bed) or standard double (2 queen beds) rooms available on Thursday & Friday, April 4th & 5th, 2019 at a rate of $164.00 per night, plus tax. All rooms have a hospitality area with a microwave, refrigerator and Keurig coffee maker. Parking is complimentary, and Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel and guest rooms. Note that this hotel is .7 miles south of the Conference. A walk would take fifteen to twenty minutes. Room rates apply until March 14, 2019. La Quinta Inn & Suites Manchester 21 Front St. | Manchester, NH 03102 Phone: 603-669-5400. Mention Group Code “NERGC”. Online reservations are not available. The La Quinta has king or double (2 queen bed) rooms at a Conference rate of $109 per night that includes complimentary breakfast and parking. Note that this hotel is 1½ miles north of the Conference and on the west (opposite) side of the Merrimack River. It is a short walk to the bus stop for Bus #11 (light green bus) which runs hourly. The bus trip takes 22 minutes down Elm St. to Veterans Park near the Conference location. La Quinta’s Conference room block is only being held until March 12, 2019.