NTGA will sponsor a genealogy seminar,
Saturday, October 24th, 2015, details are listed below.
North Texas Genealogical Association (NTGA) presents our fall workshop:
Speaker: Kelvin L Meyers, a 5th generation Texan and professional forensic genealogist since 1990. He is a frequent speaker to genealogical societies and family associations
throughout the US. As a graduate of Texas Tech University with a history major, he is an avid research-historian. After being employed for ten years in the Genealogy Department of the
Dallas Public Library, Kelvin now has a solo practice as a forensic genealogist serving clients that include probate attorneys, trust departments of banks, the US Immigration Service, and energy
companies. He is a 1989 and 1990 alumni of the Institute of Genealogical and Historical Research at Stamford University and has returned to IGHR as lecturer. He is a past board member of the
Association of Professional Genealogist, a past President of the Lone Star Chapter of APG, and a founding member for the Advancement of Forensic Genealogy. Kelvin currently serves as the
chairman of the history and archives committee for First United Methodist Church in Dallas.
- It’s Not All on the Internet – Family Traditions and Records, Interviews, and Queries
- Census Records & Vital Records
- Land and Tax
- Probate and Court Records/Church and Cemetery
Registration: $40 which includes lunch
Place: First United Methodist Church, 909 10th (at Travis), Wichita Falls,
Mail your $40 check to NTGA, P O Box 4602, Wichita Falls 76308. Include your name, address and phone number.
Agenda: Saturday, October 24th, 2015
8:30 - 9:00 Registration and pick up packets/handouts
9:00 Seminar begins
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch
1:00 - 3.30 Seminar
3:30 - 4:00 Close
Registration closes October 19th.
We invite you to come celebrate and explore the craft of genealogy with us. Hurdle brick walls with us,
document your family history with us, and cry on each other's shoulder when we discover yet another burned courthouse. Share and elebrate new discoveries with us.
They say it takes a village to "yada yada yada" and NTGA members are a village of fun, caring, enthusiastic
folks who love genealogy.
Circle the wagons with us, come hear the band !!
We meet at the Museum of North Texas History, 720 Indiana, Wichita Falls, Texas on the First Thursday of each month (except July) at 7:00 PM. Socializing begins at 6:30 PM. VISITORS ARE
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If you need research for an obituary that may have been printed in the Wichita Falls, Texas newspapers, the Wichita Falls Public Library offers that service. Here is the information on
their website - http://wfpl.net/webformobituary-request-form