Meetings: 3rd Monday of the month 7:00 p.m. in the meeting room at the John A. Stahl Library, 330 N Colfax, West Point, NE 68788
Dues: $15.00 per person per year
Quarterly Publication: CONNECTIONS
We want CONNECTIONS to be a resource for anyone interested in genealogy. If you are looking for information about an early family member from this area, or if you have other genealogy questions our readers might answer, we invite you to write us.
Information received will be put in the Query Column. At this time, we DO NOT have members available to do research for others, but some readers of the column might be able to pass on some information.
For more information on the Elkhorn Valley Genealogical Society, contact:
341 E Walnut
West Point, NE 68788
Following is a list of individuals and the family names and lines they are researching, as well as a list of completed family histories with information the individuals are willing to share. If you have any information that may be helpful, or if you would like additional information about the completed family histories, please call Leila Stahl Buffett Genealogy Center coordinator, Bev Meyer at (402) 372-2290 and she will forward the information to the individuals. Thanks!
Name Searching for Information About: Delilah Abendroth--Carl Gust family and brother Ernst or Ernest Ron Meyer --Predecessors of Jurgen Meyer Owen Picton --Biddie, Roesch, Herbster, Zimmerman, Schrader (Schroeder) in Knox County, Cook, Peters, Petersen Gwen Lindberg --Lindberg, Coleman, Sims, Einspahr, Felzien, Mars, Phelps Randy Wattermann --Watterman(n) family: William, Henry, Charlie, Eddie, Minnie; Benne family, Tietz family: Pauline Wynona Behling --Michael Myers, James William Foy, Irvin Hixon. Nona Wiese --Louis S. Schlote, Ernst Kloth, Anna Margaretha Rosenberger Carole Meyer --Augusta Wienke & Carl Schwinck family
The following individuals have completed family histories that they are willing to share with those researching the families in the right-hand column:
Lois Wegner --Wegner, Werbelow, Heller, Borgelt Delilah Abendroth --Christian Stoltzman family, Carl Schwartz family, Paul Abendroth family Ron Meyer --Descendants of Jurgen Meyer Owen Picton --Pictons since 1879 Randy Wattermann --Benne family (copy in Genealogy Center) Wynona Behling --Levi Daniel Johnson, Timothy and Mary Jessup, Julius Behling, Jr., Louise Behling Daberkow Nona Wiese --Wiese (Ernest, Claus, Nicolaus, Thomas) Marry Goebel --Anton and Margreth Elmer Goebel (copy in Genealogy Center)