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         The 1877 - ELLISA

 

 

Welcome to

     Galveston County

          Genealogical Society

OUR PURPOSE

To promote interest in Genealogical research.
To preserve and disseminate local genealogical information through
publications, seminars, and workshops.

Contact: bdunquez@aol.com

 

OFFICES 2015 - 2016

President - Dana Huoni
First Vice President - Pat Thorn (Programs)
Second Vice President - Doug McBee (Membership)
Secretary - (Open)
Treasurer - Vali Reyes
Librarian - Bill Heer
Genealogist - Linda McBee
Historian - Vali Reyes

DIRECTORS 2015 - 2016

Rosalyn Akers
Lydia Dozler
Bill Heer
Linda Huoni

Board 2015 - 2016

Bill Heer
Linda Huoni

COMMITTEES 2015 - 2016

Betty Ryman - Sunshine Committee
Doug McBee - Telephone Chairman
Betty Hendricks Dunquez - Web Site Chairman



MEMBERSHIP

                                       Membership is open to all persons with an interest in genealogy.
                                                      Annual dues, payable in May, are as follows:
                                                      Standard Annual Dues - $10.00 per person, or $15.00 per couple
                                                      Contributor - $20.00
                                                      Patron - $25.00
                                                      Life-time membership is $73.50

                                      To join, write:
                                                      Membership Chairman
                                                      Galveston County Genealogical Society
                                                      P. O. Box 1141
                                                      Galveston, TX 77553
                                     Or apply at a Society meeting.

MEETINGS

Meetings are held September through May on the first Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m - 9:00 p.m.
We meet at the Meridian Retirement Center - Galveston, Texas

 

 

PROGRAM AND HOSTS - 2015 - 2016

September 3, 2015 - Sue Yerby - New At Family Search
October 1, 2015 - Liz Hicks - Lesser Known Sources
November 5, 2015 - Sam Collins - Stringfellow Orchards Research (Cancelled)
December 3, 2015 - Christmas Party and Serendipity Findings
January 7, 2016 - Dr. Pepper McCoy - Family History in Storybook Form
February 4, 2016 - Doryn Glenn - New Digital Records at County Clerk's Office
March 3, 2016 - Melodey Hauch - Civil War Letters of Wm, & Charles Schadt
April 7, 2016 - Debbie Cothern - Upcoming Com Classes and Trips
May 5, 2016 - To be announced

 

 

REFRESHMENT COMMITTEE 2015 - 2016

September 3, 2015 - Lydia Dozler
October 1, 2015 - Vali Reyes and Bill Heer
November 5, 2015 - Pat Thorn
December 3, 2015 - Every one bring something
January 7, 2016 - Betty Dunquez
February 4, 2016 - Doug and Linda McBee
March 3, 2016 - Rosalyn Akers
April 7, 2016 - Dana & Linda Huoni
May 5, 2016 - Open

 

 

 

                                                               SOCIETY PUBLICATIONS

1. Lakeview Cemetery Records, Volume I. 1887 - 1908 - Pages 412 (No longer available)

2. Lakeview Cemetery Records, Volume II. 1908 - 1917 - Pages 374

3. Lakeview Cemetery Records, Volume III 1917 - 1929 - Pages 370

4. Early Death and Legal Records From Joseph Franklin's Diary and John Griffin's Sexton Records - (No longer available)
        
Cost of each book is $15.00 plus $7.00 shipping and handling for each book. ALL SALES ARE FINAL

To order, send a request with payment to the Galveston County Genealogical Society at P. O. Box 1141, Galveston, TX 77553.

 

Galveston County Genealogical Society, P. O. Box 1141, Galveston, TX 77553

Webmaster: Betty Hendricks Dunquez
bdunquez@aol.com

June 2004 to present by Galveston County Genealogical Society