Genealogical and Historical Society
of Caldwell County
We are also known as
Caldwell County Genealogical
and Historical Society
215 South Pecan Avenue, Luling TX 78648
Email: C.C. Gen. & Hist.
The purpose of the organization is educational: to provide and
maintain an organization for the study of historical and genealogical records,
to collect and preserve these records in accordance with good archival
practices, and to make them available for research in the Historical Research
Center (HRC), Luling Public Library.
Luling Library hours:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10 AM-5
Tuesday, Thursday 12 Noon-8 PM
Saturday 10 to 1
on duty to assist daily.
Telephone to be sure, if you wish,
Volunteers will do quick look-ups in response to email and
postal requests as time permits. (SASE)
County books/holdings are listed here. The HRC also has a large number of
non-Caldwell County records, books, and quarterlies on the shelves for public
use. Microfilm of Texas Census, Lockhart newspaper, and available Luling
newspapers are held for use of the public.Surname
(family) books in the Research Center
are listed here.
answered as time permits, a Self-Addressed-Stamped-Envelope is required.
Extensive research must be referred to an outside researcher, and a list can
2nd Monday in November, 6:30 PM
(Magnolia at the San Marcos River Bridge)
Election of Officers -- 6:30 pot luck -- Bring a prospective
CCG&HSoc. is a 501-3c non-profit organization.
open to anyone who has an interest in preserving genealogy
regardless of race or creed.
Single, $20; Couple, $25; Friend of the Library,
$35; Sponsor, $50; Patron, $100
Last three categories have name printed in
Annual Dues, from January to December.
Circulation of the Almanac includes Exchanges
Members from New England to Alaska
We do not sell advertising
space, however we accept and review books.
The award-winning Plum Creek
Almanac has been published twice a year since 1983.
A copy of every issue is
on the shelf in the Historical Research Center.
Locations will help you locate other sources of back issues of the
A copy of the Index to Contents of the Plum Creek Almanac is
posted at PCA
Contents and at
Subscription to the PCA is included in membership dues.
Material is solicited for the vertical files and possible
inclusion in the PCA from anyone with interest in Caldwell County, and in the
area which covered DeWitt's Colony. Other materials are welcome, and will be
added as space permits.OUR BOOK: Order
Form for the book: "Caldwell County Kin: The First 150 Years"
Deadline for copy for the Spring issue is February 1;
Fall issue deadline is July 1.
And/or: "Historic Caldwell County: Where Roots Intertwine"
2009 Elected Officers:
Bill Watson, President
Holcombe, Vice President
Norma Skinner, Recording Secretary
Patricia Crisler, Corresponding Secretary.
Jeffers, Past President
Appointed for 2009:
Librarian: Frances Rodriguez
Membership Chairman: Ima Roycroft
Genealogical Records: Sherri Basham
Computer/Internet: Virginia Sofge
About Lockhart, the County Seat: Lockhart
Chamber of Commerce
About the City of Luling: Luling Home Page
Special thanks to ROOTSWEB
Genealogical Data Cooperative
for many years of Server Space and
This page constructed by Aurale Huff, Coordinator of the
TXGenWeb Project page of the USGenWeb Project
(C) 2005, 2008 Genealogical and Historical Society of Caldwell County