Genealogical Society of Kendall County, Texas

THE FAMILY HISTORY PLACE:

-- a great place to do genealogy research; to meet others with the same interest in family history; to purchase the latest books by local authors.Volunteers are available to assist you with your research. We are located at:
114 East Blanco Street, Boerne, Texas

830.331.8730

familyhistoryplace@gvtc.com
 
 
Visitors are always welcome. Access to the Library is free.

Our Library holds a collection of approximately 3800 books, 69 journal titles, microfilm and manuscripts, maps, and some records salvaged from the county courthouse weeding process. Teacher reports to county school district and poll tax records are among these county records. Some or our materials are located in off-site storage.  If the call number begins with OFFSITE, click here for instructions to retrieve these items.
 
The "First Families Collection" of Kendall County is a unique collection of the books compiled by family members when they apply for certification to FIRST FAMILIES. These books include documents, biographies, photos, and stories of the family.
 
The Boerne Family History Center of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS) has also relocated to The Family History Place.  We now offer an expanded list of free genealogy databases and sites.

All holdings are listed in the CATALOG

We are open to the public (See "Official Notice" on Homepage)
Monday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Tuesday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday - Call during regular hours for an Appointment
 

LIBRARY CLOSURES IN 2020

February 17, President's Day
April 10, Good Friday
May 25, Memorial Day
July 4, Independence Day
September 7,  Labor Day
November 26-27, Thanksgiving
December 21 - January 3, 2021, Christmas Break