Genealogical Society of Kendall County, Texas

Family History Place

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 - 4 pm
Wednesday,  10 am - 9 pm 
Thursday,  10 am - 9 pm
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.


Volunteer Opportunities

We are always in need of volunteers.  In addition to our Research Center, we have other opportunities.  Click on the SignUp button to see all of the opportunities.
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"The only truly dead are those who have been forgotten"

Last Updated on June 1, 2019

Some of the historic pictures are courtesy of Dietert Historical Archives, Patrick Heath Public Library

July, 10
"Lemonade and Lineage" make great genealogy partners!
Find your family lineage through genealogy this summer!  “Lemonade and Lineage” nights are each Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. beginning on June 5 - July 24, 2019 at the Family History Place located at 114 E. Blanco, Boerne, TX.   The Genealogical Society Kendall County (GSKC) is partnering with Patrick Heath Public Library which encourages us to come together and share some lemonade, stories plus an introduction to genealogy basics.  For additional information, please check the website at ...
September, 21
General Meeting
Speaker:           TBA Topic:                  TBA ​   Visitors are welcome at General Meetings.  Membership is not required to attend.
November, 16
General Meeting
Speaker:           TBA Topic:                  TBA ​   Visitors are welcome at General Meetings.  Membership is not required to attend.
December, 21
Christmas Party
GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY of Kendall County’s Annual Awards and Christmas Social will be held Saturday, December 21st begining at 10:30 A.M.  Bring a favorite Christmas dish to share. All are welcome.