CCGS-ETHA Family History Fair
Saturday, March 29, 2014
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Organized by the Cherokee County Genealogical Society.
Sponsored by the East Texas Historical Association, SFASU, Nacogdoches, Texas.
There will be three tracts of four sessions each, two in the morning and two in the afternoon.
The Church will open at 8:00 am to begin the fair registration and set up for vendors/exhibitors.
Speaking sessions will begin at 10:00 and 11:00 with 12:00-1:00 lunch break and then 1:00 and 2:00
Dr. Scott Sosebee will be the key-note speaker at 9 a.m.
Dave Schochler's Sessions
"Genealogy research in Western Europe"
"So, your gg Grandfather was born in the Sundgau! Now What?"
John Garbutt's Session
"The History of the Texas State Railroad"
Carol Taylor's Sessions: CIVIL WAR PAPER TRAILS
"During the War: Records Created 1861 - 1865"
"When the War Was Over"
"Women, Children and Other Civilians"
"Southern Claims Commission Papers"
Carolyn Ericson's Session
The fee to attend the CCGS-ETHA Family History Fair is $30.00 and will include a hot lunch provided by the church’s adult mission group. The fee will be discounted for CCGS and ETHA members to $10.00 and will include the hot lunch.
The Family History Fair is a fund raising project for both CCGS and the adult missions group of First United Methodist, Jacksonville, to fund their respective activities.
Advance reservations for the Family History Fair are strongly advised by society members and can be made by contacting the society by regular mail, e-mail, or by calling 1-903-586-0135.
Vivian Cates, Alto 1-936-858-3801
1st Vice-president Program Chairman, Publicity, Special Projects-Cherokee County Genealogical Society
For more information contact the Cherokee County (Texas) Genealogical Society, P. O. Box 1332, Jacksonville, Texas 75766-1332