13 - Jewish, 10am
17 - African-American, 2pm
01 - MacGen, 1pm
06 - Brown Bag, 5pm
06 - Technology, 6:30pm
Membership Ind. Membership - $35
Household - $40
Life (under 65) - $700
Life (65+) - $500
Organizational - $35
Hold the Date
16 Mar 2013 - Spring Lecture. Speaker - Paula Stuart-Warren
2-3 Aug 2013 - Summer Institute. Speakers - Pamela Boyer Sayre and Richard Sayre
DGS on the Web
The goal of the Dallas Genealogical Society shall be to educate, by creating, fostering, and maintaining interest in genealogy; to assist and support the genealogy section of the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library in Dallas, Texas, or to its legal successor; and to collect, preserve, copy, and index information relating to Dallas County and its early history.
November General Meeting
This Saturday, 10th
10:30-11:00am - Hospitality
11:00am - Business Meeting + more details about Annual Awards Luncheon
11:30am - Program
1st Floor Auditorium
J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
1515 Young Street
Topic: NARA On-line: naturalization records, Native American resources, passenger lists and military service records among others.
Presenter: Mike Wright from National Archives & Records Administration's Ft. Worth office.
Nominations Close Nov 15
DGS Annual Awards Luncheon on Dec 8
DGS annually recognizes individuals and organizations for their contributions to the goals of our Society.
The Awards Committee needs YOUR input for nominees in our four categories. We have many deserving members in our Society; please let the Committee know about them!
Award of Merit
Heritage Preservation Award
Lloyd DeWitt Bockstruck Distinguished Service Award
Volunteer of the Year
Pegasus: Journal of the Dallas Genealogical Society
DGS Proudly Announces New Scholarly Journal
This is the first known society journal to pay authors for published material. The first issue will be arrive in Spring 2013 and the Publications Committee is actively seeking articles.
Getting Started With Your Family History A Seminar in Four Sessions
DGS members presented a series of beginning genealogy programs at the Texas State Genealogical Society Annual Conference in Fort Worth last weekend: Learn the Basics, Explore the Census, Identify Key Records, and Search, Save & Preserve. Handouts and References are posted on our Society's web site.
08 Dec - Annual Awards Luncheon
05 Jan 2013 - Monthly General Meeting
Other Genealogical Events21-23 Mar 2013 - RootsTech 2013 Family History & Technology Conference. Salt Lake City, UT.