What's New?

     
       
       

 Please visit our new web site at http://www.flbgs.org/

This RootsWeb site remains for historical purposes but it is no longer being updated.
 
       
 20 May 2007    Posted BGS Standing Rules  
 15 May 2007    Posted BGS Bylaws Approved 16 April 2007  & 13 November 2006  
 07 Dec 2006    Added Florida State Genealogy Society 2006 Achievement Award
            
Florida TODAY Death Index 1970
            Florida TODAY Death Index 1971
            Florida TODAY Death Index 1972
            Obituary Index for Florida TODAY, Full Year of 1974
 
       
 20 Oct 2006    Added  Obituary Index for Florida TODAY, Full Year of 1973  
       
 12 Sept 2006    Added New Calendar                                                        Archived Old Calendar  
       
 06 Dec 2005    Added New Intro for Florida TODAY Death Index
              Obituary Index for Florida TODAY, Full Year of 1975
 
       
 21 Aug 2005    Added Obituary Index for Cocoa Tribune, 1917 through 1924  
       
 19 Aug 2005    Added Obituary Index for Cocoa Tribune, 1925 through 1929
               Obituary Index for Cocoa Tribune, 1930 through 1934
 
       
 July 2005    Added Cocoa Cemetery, Portion of Section D with its entire Index
                        Grave Photos, and Plot Photos with Tour
               Thanks to Pete Bradish for web help and
              Betty Eichhorn for the Index
 
       
 03 June 2005  Added Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge Cemeteries  
       
 01 June 2005  Added Obituary Index for Cocoa Tribune, 1935 through 1939
               Obituary Index for Cocoa Tribune, 1940 through 1944
               Obituary Index for Cocoa Tribune, 1945 through 1949
 
       
 26 February 2005  Added Obituary Index for Cocoa Tribune, 1950 through 1954  
       
 06 December 2004  Added Obituary Index for Cocoa Tribune, 1955 through 1959  
       
 08 November 2004  Added Obituary Index for Florida TODAY, January through June 1975  
       
 October 2004  Added Obituary Index for Cocoa Tribune, January 1, 1960 through
April 5, 1966
 
       
 07 May 2004    Added Membership Application in pdf format  
       
 10 December 2003    Updated the site
 Listed new Board Members
 Corrected broken links
 
       
 15 November 2003   Addeed FreeFind Search to site.
You can now request notification when a page is updated. Also included is a new "Site Map" and an automagic What's New page.
 
       
   

What's New is new!  
Check here for General Announcements

Check the BGS Calendar for Meetings, Programs and Special Events.

 
       

 26 September 2003

 

The 1850 through 1920 Brevard County, Florida Federal Census images are now FREELY available online at the USGenWeb Archives Census Project - Census Images courtesy of the Brevard Genealogical Society.  

Note:  The Census Images CD available from SK Publications is much clearer than the GIF versions that are online.

 
       

 15 June 2003

  Spring/Summer Edition of Newsletter, "Travelers In Time" added.  
       

 9 January 2003

 

 Winter Edition of Newsletter, "Travelers in Time" added.
It includes photos of the Genealogy Open House.

Contact information updated to include new officers.
Also minor housekeeping changes on all pages.

 
       

14 October 2002 

   Fall Edition of Newsletter, "Travelers in Time" added.  
       

 17 September 2002

  1885 Census index links complete... Census is done!  
       

 11 September 2002

  1885 Census - added Mortality Schedule & Index. The index entries will be linked to their pages soon.  
       
06 July 2002    A calendar has been added to the web site. Check the Brevard Genealogical Society - Meetings + Calendar for Meetings, Programs and Special Events.  There is a link to the BGS Calendar at the bottom of every page.   
     
04 June 2002    Thanks go to Pete Bradish for the wonderful job he has done as webmaster -- no one can really fill his shoes, but we can try to fulfill his vision.    
     
2001     The 1885 Florida State Census for Brevard County  
     
       

 History of BGS

   
       
       
   

Brick Wall of Fame 

FSGS Conference Volunteers 
 
       

Charter Members

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Brevard Genealogical Society started in 1968 as The Southern Genealogist’s Exchange Society - Brevard Chapter.

 Evelyn M. (Mrs. Carl F.) Bley  Merritt Island
 Donna (Mrs. Joel G.) Brinkle  Cocoa
 Gladys (Mrs. I. A.) Burnaman  Cocoa
 Russeline S. (Mrs.) Clifton  Merritt Island
 Evelyn H. (Mrs. Joe A.) Cowart  Cocoa
 Joe A. Cowart, Jr.  Cocoa
 Dorothy W. (Mrs. J. M.) Ellington  Cocoa
 Mary M. (Mrs. I. J.) Ellington  Cocoa
 Irene A. (Mrs. Tom) Fogarty  Merritt Island
 Lillian H. (Mrs. Earl) Hayes  Titusville
 Duane B. Martin  Merritt Island
 Marjorie M. (Mrs. Duane B.) Martin  Merritt Island
 Mildred (Mrs. Otto) Powers  Titusville
 Mrs. R. E. Stokes  Merritt Island
 Dorothy M. Stratton  Merritt Island
 Patricia Stratton  Merritt Island

 
       
 Then and Now      
       

 

 1968-1969

2007
 Society Name The Southern Genealogist’s Exchange Society Brevard Chapter  Brevard Genealogical Society, Inc.
 Membership

 16

 130 plus
 Meetings

 2nd Tuesday 7:30 p.m.

 2nd Monday 9:30 a.m.
 Dues

 $5.00

 $20 single / $25 couple

 
       
 Membership 25 Years and Over  
       
   
 Edith J. Fisher  January 1971
 James C. Fulton  July 1972
 Glenn B. Daughton  December 1973
 Ilene M. Kidd  January 1975
 
       
 Old Calendar of Events Archive  
     
 September 2003 - August 2006
 
       

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