The Annual Meeting and Gathering will take place on Friday & Saturday June 7/8 at the Holiday Inn, 50 miles south of Pittsburgh in Uniontown, PA. Please join us, Everyone is welcome. To make hotel reservations and for more information just click here on UNIONTOWN.
UK VIEWERS: We are now available in the UK. Our new UK Director David Whiteside has given a copy of our DVD containng most Whiteside Family Association data to the Lancashire Public Records Office in Preston, Lancashire. With a pass this is free data in a controlled area. Go to research and then join us in the WFA Library
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With the loss of some of our long time members, the Directors have created a Memorial Fund for members of the WFA who are now deceased. Donations can be made to the Whiteside Family Association Foundation, designated to the Memorial Fund, In Memory Of (your choice). Tax deduction for USA donors are provided. To make a donation email our treasurer at
or go to Foundation below.
We have learned the importance of password strength. Here is a short video explanation from Google about the risks: Stay Safe Online. If you have never heard the term "phishing", learn now! Click "Check your password below to go to a short lesson in passwords and to use a password checker.
Not a member? If you are a family researcher you are missing the charts and Family Genealogies that we are putting on the Research part of the website. ALL USA CHARTS BY DON WHITESIDE ARE AVAILABLE TO MEMBERS. Go to Member's Research and Tree Charts & Master Index-United States. What are Family Numbers?
Join the Whiteside Family Association now. It is only $10.00. As a member you will have acess to a Member's Research menu that includes the Family Numbering System - Family Charts - The Master Index - DNA Project - Family Genealogies - Don Whiteside Publications and Documents by Countries & Topics. We would like to help you with your family history and even find your Family Number. Please go to Read More for step by step action.
Not everything in the Whiteside Family Association is about Whitesides, here is a link to The Whitsett facebook page, The Whitsett Historical Society/Whitsett PA. Have a look around and meet other members of our clan. Click on:
Did our name come from Whyt and not have anything to do with the colour white? Click on Read More to learn more about our name story.
Whiteside, Whitesides, Whyteside, Whitsitt, Whitsett, Whitside, and many more variations.
Have you ever wondered where your surname came from? Why and When? Would you like a great website for surnames. Look at this one http://www.publicprofiler.org/worldnames.