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Saturday, October 17, 2015
8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

Each year the Louisville Genealogical Society sponsors a Family History Seminar and Book Fair, featuring a nationally-known speaker. The Keynote Speaker at the upcoming seminar will be Judy Russell, "The Legal Genealogist"

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The LGS Photo Gallery

The Louisville Genealogical Society's Historian, Bud Smith, is a professional photographer. His photographs, as well as those taken on our 'research' expeditions', are now posted on Public Dropbox for your viewing pleasure. Please take time to see our society in action!

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Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015 at 1:00 P.M.
"Lucy Clark Croghan:
Mistress of Locust Grove"
 by Mandy Dick

John and Ann Rogers Clark of Albemarle County, Virginia had ten children. Five of their sons were officers in the Revolutionary war; three moved to Kentucky.  One brother, had a friend, Major William Croghan, who married Jonathan’s sister, Lucy Clark. They decided to live near the town of Louisville which was still quite wild and dangerous and established a home named Locust Grove.
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Jane Turner Hamm Library
For Information about the library, queries from out of town members, surnames being researched, links to research sites, and the LGS Quarterly Journal. 


Hunting for Harvey
October 27, 2015
1:00 P.M.
Presented by
Jeanne Luhr
The search for Harvey Browne

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Considering using a DNA test to find or confirm your ancestors? LGS has recently become an affiliate of FamilyTreeDNA. If you order their tests through us, a portion of your payment will benefit LGS. Thanks for your support! 

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2016 LGS Dues Announcement

As of October 1st all memberships received will be for the 2016 year, unless the person specifically says they want it for 2015. Check our newsletter for details.

Membership in the
Louisville Genealogical Society
Come to a program or workshop to find out what you have been missing.  There is no charge for these events and visitors are always welcome.  The Louisville Genealogical Society's monthly Programs and Workshops are held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 1000 South Hurstbourne Parkway (at Linn Station Road), on the Second and Fourth Tuesdays, at 1:00 P.M.,; additional Workshops are held at the St. Matthews/Eline Library, 3940 Grandview Avenue, on the Third Wednesday, at 10 A.M. and repeated at 7:00 P.M.