Genealogical Society of Kendall County Texas
"The purpose of the Genealogical Society of Kendall County Texas shall be to promote the study of family research, to collect and preserve biographical data and records of the people of the community and their ancestors, to build and maintain a genealogical library, and to offer programs of genealogical and historical interest to its members and to the general public."
Genealogical Society of Kendall County Texas Constitution, Article III
Salt Lake Research Trip
Each year The Genealogical Society of Kendall County (GSKC) sponsors a week long trip to Salt Lake, Utah, to do research at the Family History Library, the largest genealogical library in the world. Be sure to join use next year. Our 2018 trip is scheduled from Sunday, June 3rd, to Sunday, June 10th.
Here is the group that went this year.
Family History Place
Be sure to visit our excellent research facility, The Family History Place
. We are located at 114 E. Blanco Street in Boerne, Texas. We are happy to announce a new partnership between The Family History Place (FHP) and the Family History Center (FHC) of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS). The FHC has relocated to the FHP at 114 E. Blanco Street. This partnership has increased the number of free genealogical databases and websites available to all visitors, in addition to the ability to order films from the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. We have also expanded our hours:
Monday, 1 pm - 4 pm
Tuesday, 10 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday, 10 am - 9 pm
Thursday and Friday, 10 am - 4 pm
Saturday and Sunday, closed
If you are visiting from out of town, other hours can be arranged by appointment.
The research facility is open to the public and free. Volunteers are available to assist you with your research questions and problems.
"The only truly dead are those who have been forgotten"
Last Updated on May 17, 2017
Some of the historic pictures are courtesy of Dietert Historical Archives, Patrick Heath Public Library