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VICTORIA COUNTY, TEXAS
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VICTORIA COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY
P.O. Box 413, Victoria, TX 77902

TXGenWeb county of the year

January, 2010 - The Victoria County TXGenWeb site, is honored to have been named
"COUNTY OF THE YEAR" for 2009 by the TXGenWeb Project Surfin' Committee.

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EXTRACTIONS OF VITAL RECORDS FROM THE VICTORIA ADVOCATE
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TEXAS STATE GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY

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The Victoria County Genealogical Society normally meets the second Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the First Christian Church, Colorado and Ben Jordan, Victoria, in the Fellowship Hall. VISITORS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME.

13 July 2015 - 6:00pm
- No Board meeting tonight!
Come join us for a hot dog and ice cream social at 6pm...$5.00/person!!

Our program will be: Author Katherine Ann Porter's Brief Sojourn in Victoria, Texas. Presented by: Gary Hall For a seven month period the end of 1905 and the beginning of 1906, Texas author Katherine Anne Porter lived in Victoria. Gary Hall’s presentation will discuss Porter’s reasons for coming to Victoria and the connections she made while here, including her marriage into a well-known ranching family.

Membership in VCGS is $20.00 per year, including a subscription to the "Crossroads of South Texas" quarterly.
Membership application is found below. For more information: Patsy Hand, email

OFFICERS OF VICTORIA COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY for 2015

  • President: Doris Fischer Obsta, email
  • 1st Vice-President: Martha Everman Jones, email
  • 2nd Vice-President/Membership: David Dale Worcester, email
  • Recording Secretary: Joyce Cowan Henneke, email
  • Corresponding Secretary: Velma Hodge Mathis, email
  • Treasurer: Millie Kleiber Sweeney email
  • Historian: Leona Rice Booth, email
  • Parliamentarian: Barbara Parsons Smith, email
  • Queries and Surnames: Laverne Dickey Glover, email
  • Publicity: Louise Cernota Browning, email
  • Communications: Susan Kusak, email
  • Hospitality: Cindy Schneider, email

“Crossroads of South Texas” Quarterly Staff

To answer questions or receive articles for the Quarterly
please contact Ginger McGill, Editor.