St John's Church w Cem Behind ItR&GD_Logo_backgroundRoots and Gold Dust

Genealogical Society


P.O. Box 1354, Diamond Springs, CA 95619


Serving Genealogical Needs in El Dorado County Since 1979



A Family Tree Can Wither If Nobody Tends Its Roots.




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Roots and Gold Dust Genealogical Society Meetings


Date: The third Tuesday of every month (Except December)

Time: 1:00 p.m.

Where: The LDS Church

3275 Cedar Ravine

Placerville, CA.


Visitors are always welcome and refreshments are served.



Upcoming Meeting Agendas:


January 20, 2015 A Discussion About Our Members Interests in 2015

Presenter: President Richard Wilson

We will have installation of the new Executive Board and Appointed Board Members.

Following the installation of officers, we will be planning for our speakers, topics and events for the Year 2015. This will include an open forum for all of our members to discuss their goals and objectives for the coming year.


February 17, 2015 Evidence versus Proof

Presenter: Craig Manson

Craig Manson is a Lawyer, Law Professor, Colonel USAF, genealogy blogger and a genealogist. His areas of interest are: Missouri, Illinois, Texas, Louisiana, Georgia, South Carolina, Military and Veterans, Genealogy and the Law, and African-American research.





The 2015 schedule of programs is being completed at this time and well be posting them soon.


Rev 01-9-2015