Wednesday, August 27, 2014

New Items for August and Upcoming Area Events

New Items at the Roy and Helen Hall Memorial Library
August 2014

Irish Emigrants in North America: Part Eight
R GEN 929.3 DOB
The Feller Cousins: The Descendants of Jacob and Marie (Krebs) Feller
R GEN 929.3772 FEL
A History of German Churches in Louisiana (1823 – 1893)
R GEN 929.3763 DEI
Louisiana Colonials: Soldiers and Vagabonds
R GEN 929.3763 DEV
“Very Impudent When Drunk or Sober” Delaware Runaways 1720 – 1783
R GEN 929.3751 BOY
An Index to the Will Books and Intestate Records of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania 1729 – 1850
R GEN 929.374815 LAN
Hall Cemetery
R GEN 929.37645 GRA
Middlesex County, Virginia Court Order Book (May 1783 – April 1784) and Land Records (October 1785 – 1790)
R GEN 929.375533 MID

Upcoming Area Events:

Saturday, September 6, 10:30 a.m. at the Roy and Helen Hall Memorial Library's Genealogy Area - 101 East Hunt Street, McKinney: Members of the North Collin County Genealogical Society will assist you in Starting Your Quest for Your Ancestors and/or Breaking Through Those Brick Walls.  Whether it's a Brick Wall, you're new to Genealogy and don't know how to get started, or just interested in meeting with others with a similar interest, a member of the NCCGS will be at the Library to assist you.  You don't have to have ancestors from Collin County or Texas to take advantage of this FREE opportunity.

Thursday, September 11, 6:45 - 8:30 p.m. in the Dulaney Room of the Roy and Helen Hall Memorial Library -  101 East Hunt Street, McKinney:  The North Collin County Genealogical Society will host Mrs. Lynell Moss.  Ms Moss will be discussing Proven Research Strategies.   Mrs. Moss has researched in archives, court houses, libraries and even the Chamber of Commerce in several states, National Archives, Library of Congress, as well as the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.  This program will give you insight on ways to find your ancestors.  This event is FREE and open to all.  You do not need to be a member to attend this meeting.