Virkki Family Society (International version)
The Virkki Family Society was established in 1981 for strengthening the connections between members of the Virkki family. Targets for the Virkki family society is to explore the roots and history of the family, collect, publish and archive family tradition, arrange social meetings and parties for the family members.
The Virkki family society arranges family meeting on every three years. The last family meeting was arranged in Tampere, on August 2014. Please see the events section for details.
Every person, whose father or mother has been born in the family, or who is married to a member of the Virkki family, belongs to the family society. A family society member can also be accepted, if he/she is interested of the Virkki family. A member needs to pay the membership fee for the term of the active action plan. The term is currently three years long.
Virkki family originates from Finnish Karelia area. The family has been split between several family ancestries which originate from different parishes, towns and houses. There are at least ten different known ancestries.