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September 30, 2017, Saturday

Dallas Genealogical Society 2017 Fall Seminar

"Resource Goldmines: Societies, Religion, & Politics", a 1-day seminar featuring nationally-known genealogy researcher, educator, and speaker D. Joshua Taylor, MA, MLS.

4 Sessions:
1: Beyond Belief: The Wealth of Genealogical and Historical Societies
2: Online Resources: Religious Archives and Organizations
3: Printed Legends and Missing Footnotes: Dissecting 19th and 20th Century Compiled Genealogies
4: Untapped Resources: Your Ancestors’ Political Affiliations 

J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
1515 Young Street
Dallas, TX 75201

Program details and registration info: goo.gl/hkk8UA


October 7, 2017

San Antonio Genealogical & Historical Society Annual Seminar

Date: Saturday, October 7, 2017
Time: 8:30 am- 4pm
Place: Cross Roads Church (formerly John Calvin Presbyterian)

2017 SAGHS Genealogy Seminar
The 2017 seminar will be held on Saturday, October 7 at Cross Roads Church (formerly known as John Calvin Presbyterian Church), 8102 Midcrown Dr., San Antonio, Texas 78239.
Speaker: Cari A. Taplin, CG

Cost: $45 for members, $50 for non-members. $50 members/$55 non-members after 1 Oct. 2017.
Register online at www.txsaghs.org OR Download seminar brochure and registration form from the same site.
Topics:
From Deeds to Dirt: Case Study in Analyzing Research with Maps
Census Hurdles: How to Jump Over or Go Around
Using Timelines and Tables to Analyze Your Research
Using Church Records to Find Ancestral Origins

Register ONLINE: www.txsaghs.org
Sign in as a SAGHS member BEFORE you register to receive your SAGHS member discount.


++November 11, 2017
**Clayton Library Friends"

Date: Saturday, November 11, 2017
Time: 10:30 am to 12 Noon
Place: Clayton Library

Clayton Library Friends (CLF) will hold their Annual Meeting on Saturday, November 11, 2017 with registration beginning at 10:15 am and the meeting beginning at 10:30 am at the Carriage House, Clayton Library, Center for Genealogical Research, located at 5300 Caroline, Houston, Texas. During the meeting there will be a program and election of the CLF Board members. ALL ARE WELCOME !!!! The FREE lecture will be presented by Mary Anthony Startz whose talk is entitled:

"The Cuban Papers – An Overview to Researching this Treasure of
Spanish Colonial Documents from the 16th, 17th and early 18th century"

Many genealogists are not familiar with the Cuban Papers. If your ancestor was an early English Loyalist or American immigrant into the Spanish Colonies prior to 1821, you will want to look for them in a resource called the Cuban Papers !! In this presentation, Mary Anthony Startz will review the resource guides to drill into these reels of microfilm. Want to find out how the Spanish government activities helped the American colonists in their war of independence? Startz will discuss the variety of documents within the Cuban Papers, a collection housed at Clayton Library, Center for Genealogical Research, Houston, Texas. For more information about the Cuban Papers, please go to: http://www2.houstonlibrary.org/clayton/cuban.html

Mary "Anthony" Startz is a native of Pensacola, Florida. She has lived in Houston for more than thirty years. As an active member of National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR), she is currently serving as a National Vice Chair for the Units Overseas Committee and is on the board of Lady Washington Chapter, NSDAR for a fifth term. She is also Texas State Chairman for the Spanish Task Force as well as twice past National Vice Chairman, Lady Washington Chapter, NSDAR. Anthony is a member of the Order of Granaderos y Damas de Gálvez where she works to promote the history of Spain’s role in the American Revolution. She is also a board member of this organization serving as National Secretary and Secretary/Treasurer of the Houston chapter.
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