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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 2016 - 2017

President - Dana Huoni
First Vice President - Pat Thorn (Programs)
Second Vice President - Doug McBee (Membership)
Secretary - Betty Hendricks Dunquez
Treasurer - Vali Reyes
Librarian - Bill Heer
Genealogist - Liz Hicks
Historian - Vali Reyes

DIRECTORS 2016 - 2017

Rosalyn Akers
Patricia Dozler
Linda Huoni

COMMITTEES 2016 - 2017

Vacant - 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

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 6:30 p.m - 9:00 p.m.
We meet at the Rosenberg Library - Galveston, Texas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PROGRAM AND HOSTS - 2016 - 2017

September 1, 2016 - Doryn Danner Glenn, "Researching Family Case Records in the District Courts"
October 6, 2016 - Brandy Chapman, "Probate Records in the County Clerk's Office"
November 3, 2016 - Liz Hicks, "All I Know is Great Grandpa Came from Germany"
December 1, 2016 - Christmas Party
January 5, 2017 - Irene Walters, Clayton Library, Houston, "Using Newspapers to Flush Out Your Genealogy"
February 2, 2017 - Debbie Cothern, "The Ten Biggest Mistakes in Doing Our Research"
March 2, 2017 - ASndrew Lee, "Genetic Genealogy"
April 6, 2017 - Peggy Dillard, "New at the Texas History Center at Rosenberg Library"
May 4, 2017 - Mark Crowder, "Funeral Home Research of the Dash on the Tombstone"

 

REFRESHMENT COMMITTEE 2016 - 2017

September 1, 2016 -
October 6, 2016 - Vali Reyes & Bill Heer
November 3, 2016 - Carol Jenkins
December 1, 2016 - Everyone
January 5, 2017 - Betty Dunquez
February 2, 2017 - Pat Thorn
March 2, 2017 - Mary Valot
April 6, 2017 -
May 4, 2017 - Dana Huoni

 

 

 

 

 

                                                               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