Tuesday, May 10, 2016

JCGS May Meeting



The Johnson County Genealogical Society will meet Thursday, May 12th, 2016, from 6:30 p.m. until 8:15 p.m. at the Cleburne Public Library, 302 W. Henderson.

Mary Maxwell has been working on Genealogy for 25 years and will share with us some of the roadblocks that she has had to overcome in her research.

Please join us this Thursday night! All are welcome. You do not have to be a member to attend the meetings.

Monday, April 11, 2016

JCGS April Meeting

The Johnson County Genealogical Society will meet Thursday, April 14th, 2016, from 6:30 p.m. until 8:15 p.m. at the Cleburne Public Library, 302 W. Henderson.

Lisa Redden will be our speaker, presenting "Fun with Censuses." She will be discussing the information that we can glean from the U.S. Federal Census Schedules at different times in history, how and where to do searches, and being aware of potential inaccuracies found in them.

All are welcome; you do not have to be a member to come to the meetings.

Thursday, February 4, 2016

JCGS February Meeting

The Johnson County Genealogical Society will meet Thursday, February 11th, 2016, from 6:30 p.m. until 8:15 p.m. at the Cleburne Public Library, 302 W. Henderson.
 
John Stevens, a member of the Board of Trustees for the Covington Cemetery Fund, will be our speaker and he will be presenting a family history titled, "Personal Letters of Philip and Elizabeth Ann White Gathings." It is a history of a Hill County pioneer family based on over 70 original letters and documents from 1846 to 1893. Since Covington is in the northern part of Hill County, there are several ties to Johnson County.
 
All are welcome, and you do not have to be a member to attend the meetings.

Hope to see you next Thursday!

Friday, October 9, 2015

Beginning Genealogy Program



TRACK DOWN YOUR ANCESTORS!

WHAT:   A free genealogy program for beginners.
WHEN:   Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015, 6:30 - 8:15 p.m.
WHERE:  Cleburne Public Library meeting room

The Johnson County Genealogical Society is sponsoring a program for beginning genealogists. Learn how to get started researching and recording the history of your family using resources at the library and other facilities.
Cost is FREE!!

Seating is limited! Please sign up by Oct. 31, 2015.
To sign up, email
jcgstx@gmail.com
Or phone
817-600-6145
Or stop by the reference desk at the Cleburne Library and ask to sign up.