Mid-Cities
Genealogical Society

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Partner Society, Texas State Genealogical Society


Member, Federation of Genealogical Societies

Mid-Cities Genealogical Society P.O. Box 407
Bedford, TX 76095


Meetings
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

Free Genealogy Classes and Webinars
Have you made a resolution to learn more about genealogy this year? As a supplement to our monthly meetings, here are some resources:
Upcoming Meetings

Date: Thursday, May 7th
Speaker: Mary Moore, Jane Aronhalt, and Sandra Crowley
Topic: Growing Your Tree through Family Events: Why, How and the Tools
Family reunions provide an excellent opportunity for family members to share their family history. MCGS historian Mary Moore and past MCGS presidents Jane Aronhalt and Sandra Crowley will discuss planning and conducting successful family reunions.

Date: Thursday, September 3rd
Speaker: Lynelle Moss
Topic: Using FamilySearch.com for Your Genealogical Research
Lynell Bennett Moss is a sixth generation Dallasite. She has been researching her family, as well as those of others, since 1968 in courthouses, libraries, archives and online. Lynell has held various leadership positions with the Plano Family History Center and has served as director of the Great Family Search Conference. She has been involved in beta testing programs for FamilySearch and indexing FamilySearch historical records. Lynell is a member of the Dallas Genealogical Society, Texas State Genealogical Society and National Genealogical Society.


Recent Meetings
  • How to Reopen and Work a Genealogy Cold Case Lisa Louise Cooke, Genealogy Gems
  • Climbing Your Family Tree! L. Vaughn Oliver, Sons of the Republic of Texas
  • Records Available in the Office of the County Clerk. Mary Louise Garcia, Tarrant County Clerk
  • The Daily Buzz -- What inventions, food, music and literature caught our ancestors' attention in the 1880s and the Gay Nineties. Past MCGS President Judy Knight
  • 19th Century Fort Smith Criminal Cases. Meg Hacker, Director of Operations, Southwest Region of the National Archives and Records Administration
  • The Portal to Texas History. Dreanna Beldin, Assistant Dean for External Relations, Univ. North Texas Library.
  • Tracking Ancestral Portraits: A Case Study. Terri O’Neill, MCGS Past President.
  • Writing Your Family History. Earl Armstrong, MCGS member.
  • World War II Records. Carl Oehmann, Apex Genealogical Services
  • Applying Family Naming Conventions to Your Genealogy Research. Bernard N. Meisner, MCGS Past President
  • The Outcasts. Kathleen Kent, New York Times Best Selling Author
  • Creating a Family History Book Using My Canvas. Marilyn Hay, MCGS member


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