Genealogical Society of Kendall County, Texas
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Saturday, November 17
General Meeting  (Meetings)
10:30 am
Patrick Heath Public Library Community Room, 451 N. Main St., Boerne, TX
Speakers:            Margaret Sosa Schiess and Wynn D. Schiess
Topic:                   The Canary Islanders:  Laying the Foundations of San Antonio
  • Tracing the origins of the original Canary Islanders. 
  • Motivation to journey to San Antonio. 
  • Trials and accomplishments in San Fernando (San Antonio) de Bexar.
Margaret is an 11th generation Texan and traces her direct family line to 11 of the original Canary Islander Families.  Wynn loves Texas History (especially San Antonio’s).  Both are involved in the ongoing effort of tracing their family histories.
 
Visitors are welcome at General Meetings.  Membership is not required to attend.



Saturday, December 15
Christmas Party  (Celebrations)
10:30 am
Patrick Heath Public Library Community Room, 451 N. Main St., Boerne, TX
GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY of Kendall County’s Annual Awards and Christmas Social will be held Saturday, December 16th begining at 10:30 A.M.  Bring a favorite Christmas dish to share. All are welcome. 



Saturday, January 19, 2019
Monthly General Membership Meeting  (Meetings)
10:30 am
Patrick Heath Public Library Community Room, 451 N. Main St., Boerne, TX
Speaker:  Dean Sprowl and Paul Barwick
Topic:  Historic Kendall County Jail Museum
 
Paul will give an interesting talk about the new museum that is being created at the Historic Kendall County Jail.  They will be speaking on the artifacts found in this area by Dean Sprowl and other artifacts which tell a story about our surrounding area.  Paul works for the City of Boerne and has spent many hours working with the Kendall County Historic Commission.



Fifteenth Annual Hill Country Family History Seminar
Saturday, February 23, 2019
Fifteenth Annual Hill Country Family History Seminar  (Seminar)
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Kronkosky Place, 17 Old San Antonio Rd, Boerne, TX 78006
Speaker - Cari Taplin. Cari is a native of Wood County, Ohio, but migrated to Wyoming, Colorado, and then to Pflugerville, Texas, just outside of Austin.  She is a Certified Genealogist (CG) and has served in a wide variety of volunteer and leadership positions for state, local, and national genealogical societies.  She currently serves on the boards of the Association for Professional Genealogists (APG) and the Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS).  As the owner of GenealogyPANTS, she provides speaking, research, and consultation services. 
 
Registration is now open.



Saturday, March 16, 2019
General Meeting  (Meetings)
10:30 am
Patrick Heath Public Library Community Room, 451 N. Main St., Boerne, TX
Speakers:           TBA
Topic:                  TBA
 
Visitors are welcome at General Meetings.  Membership is not required to attend.



Saturday, April 20, 2019
General Meeting  (Meetings)
10:30 am
Patrick Heath Public Library Community Room, 451 N. Main St., Boerne, TX
Speakers:           TBA
Topic:                  TBA
 
Visitors are welcome at General Meetings.  Membership is not required to attend.



Sunday, May 5, 2019 through Saturday, May 11, 2019
Family History Library Research Trip  (Research Trips)
Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
Annual reserach trip to the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.  Join us for a week of research and fellowship.  This trip is open to all members and non-members.


Saturday, May 18, 2019
General Meeting  (Meetings)
10:30 am
Patrick Heath Public Library Community Room, 451 N. Main St., Boerne, TX
Speakers:           TBA
Topic:                  TBA
 
Visitors are welcome at General Meetings.  Membership is not required to attend.



Saturday, September 21, 2019
General Meeting  (Meetings)
10:30 am
Patrick Heath Public Library Community Room, 451 N. Main St., Boerne, TX
Speakers:           TBA
Topic:                  TBA
 
Visitors are welcome at General Meetings.  Membership is not required to attend.



Saturday, November 16, 2019
General Meeting  (Meetings)
10:30 am
Patrick Heath Public Library Community Room, 451 N. Main St., Boerne, TX
Speakers:           TBA
Topic:                  TBA
 
Visitors are welcome at General Meetings.  Membership is not required to attend.