Partner Society, Texas State Genealogical Society
Member, Federation of Genealogical Societies
Mid-Cities Genealogical Society P.O. Box 407
Bedford, TX 76095
DNA and Genealogy Seminar
Mid-Cities will be sponsoring a DNA and Genealogy Seminar at the Mary Lib Saleh Euless Public Library on Saturday, October 11, 2014. Our speaker will be Debbie Parker Wayne CG CGL.
Although the Seminar is free, seating is limited! Priority will be given to those who have registered. ==> Details and Registration Page <==
A friendly reminder that it is time to renew your dues for our new membership year, September 1, 2014 through August 31, 2015 ==> Dues Renewal Form <==
Family Tree Maker Seminar Materials
Mid-Cities' own Marilyn Hay delivered a Family Tree Maker 2014 Seminar on Saturday, August 16th in the Mary Lib Saleh Euless Public Library. ==> Seminar Materials <==
The Mid-Cities Genealogical Society meets the first Thursday of each month at the Mary Lib Saleh Euless Public Library, 201 N. Ector, Euless, Texas. Visitors are welcome.
6:30 p.m. – Social
7:00 p.m. – General Meeting
Date: Thursday, September 4th
Speaker: Dreanna Beldin, Assistant Dean for External Relations, Univ. North Texas Library
Topic: Portal to Texas History
The Portal to Texas History is a gateway to Texas history materials, where you may discover anything from an ancestor's picture to a rare historical map. From prehistory to the present day, you can explore unique collections from Texas libraries, museums, archives, historical societies, genealogical societies, and private family collections. The Portal continues to grow as additional partners contribute digital versions of their collections.
Date: Thursday, October 2nd
Speaker: Meg Hacker, Director of Operations, Southwest Region of the National Archives and Records Administration
Topic: 19th Century Fort Smith Criminal Cases
Meg Hacker was born in Florida and raised in West Texas. She has been with the National Archives—Southwest Region since 1985. She received her B.A. in American History from Austin College and her M.A. in American History from Texas Christian University. She has presented to numerous historical and genealogical societies, archives and library associations, teacher in-services, and classrooms on a wide assortment of topics. She was the featured luncheon speaker at Ancestry Day in Texas.
Date: Thursday, November 6th
Speaker: Judy Knight
Topic: To Be Announced
Judy Knight became an active researcher about 40 years ago, and has traveled extensively to unravel her family history. She has a certificate for the First Families of Tennessee for her ancestor who was a resident of Tennessee before 1796; an Oregon Pioneer Certificate for her ancestor who traveled the Oregon Trail in 1853; three certificates for Civil War Families of Tennessee; and a Gone-to-Texas Certificate.
Date: Thursday, December 4th
Topic: Annual Holiday Party
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