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 WELCOME!

Meeting are subject to change without a notice posting on this website, due to weather conditions or scheduling conflicts with the museum of north texas history

See "Our Projects" page for some of NTGA's activities.  



Upcoming Programs in 2017 (subject to change)

February - Ancestry DNA 101

March - Digitizing old photos

April - Tales of our Ancesters (members family stories) This meeting will be held on April 13

May - Migration in our member key states

June - Wichita Falls historic buildings


August - Family search, the ins and outs

September - Ancestry DNA part 2

October - to be announced

November - to be announced

December - Annual Christmas Party

Download our quarterly publication, our annual journal is available to our members AND NOT ONLINE.

March 2017 Quarterly
NTGA March 2017.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [1.7 MB]
June 2017 Quarterly
NTGA June 2017
NTGA June 2017.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [3.3 MB]
September 2017 Quarterly
NTGA September 2017 quarterly
NTGA September 2017.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [1.3 MB]

About Us

North Texas Genealogical Association Officers & Directors

Mike Moody, President

Joan Gray, Vice President

Sue Ramser, Secretary

Debbie Nelson, Treasurer

Marilyn Meador, Membership

Paula Ballard, TSGS District 9 Representative

Judie Brunson, Director (2015 - 2017)

John Yates, Director (2016 - 2018)


PURPOSE: The purpose of the North Texas Genealogy Association is to promote and preserve genealogical and historical data of Wichita Falls and the surrounding area.

MEETINGS: Regular meetings are held the first Thursday of each month, January through December (excluding July). Social time starts at 6:30 P.M., and the business meeting begins at 7:00 P.M., with the program following the business meeting. Meetings are currently held at the Museum of North Texas History, located at 720 Indiana Avenue, Wichita Falls, Texas.

MEMBERSHIP: Membership is open to all persons or institutions who are interested in family records, family history, general and local history.

PUBLICATIONS: The North Texas Trail Tracers, published in March, June, September, and covers the North Texas area with major emphasis on Archer, Baylor, Clay, Hardeman, Jack, Montague, Wichita, Wilbarger, and Young Counties. Each issue is indexed. A journal will be published annually, in accordance with TSGS guide-lines, and will be printed, bound, and distributed to all paying members in December of each year.

EDITORIAL POLICY OF THE NORTH TEXAS TRAIL TRACERS: Neither the editor nor the North Texas Genealogy Association and/or the members of the editorial staff assumes any responsibility for error of fact or opinion expressed by the contributors. Correction of proven errors will be published. All subscribers are invited to submit material for publication. When submitting materials, send to ATTN: EDITOR.

QUERIES: Queries will be published as space allows, and the Editor reserves the right to edit the copy.

BOOK REVIEW: Donated publications or books sent for review will become the property of the Association for donation to the Wichita Falls Public Library. The Association maintains a close relationship with the Wichita Falls Public Library Genealogy Department.

SEMINARS: Seminars are held yearly. Every other year, an experienced genealogy speaker will present the seminar, and on alternating years, club members will present the seminar.

PROGRAMS: Programs are given at regular monthly meetings, and are informative, interesting, thought provoking and fun. Our speakers share their knowledge of genealogy research and other historical information.