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October 17 Meeting Program: Braggin’ Rights!

It’s that time of year again – time for “Braggin’ Rights”!  Bring an interesting tidbit of information that you’ve discovered in your research and share it with us at the meeting.  You pay $1 for the first 3 minutes that … Continue reading

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Carol Dwinnell presents “A Much Maligned Family” at the Root Seekers Genealogical Society Meeting on September 19

Was the family the maligner or the malignee? Find out what Carol Dwinnell learned about this family in her research, and much more, as she presents her program, “A Much Maligned Family” at the RSGS meeting on Monday, September 19, … Continue reading

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Root Seekers Genealogical Society has a Facebook page!

Root Seekers Genealogical Society now has a Facebook page!  If you have a Facebook account, just go to your timeline and type Root Seekers Genealogical Society in the Search Box at the top of the page.  Be sure to click … Continue reading

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Carolyn Bostian Tells Root Seekers about a First Family of Henderson County, Tx, on July 18, 2016

Carolyn Bostian Tells Root Seekers about a First Family                                   of Henderson County, TX On July 18, 2016, the Root seekers met at the … Continue reading

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Ray Brown Presents “The Poor Palatines” at the RSGS Meeting on August 15

Who were the Palatines?  Where did they come from, and why did they come to America? Find out the answers to those questions and much more when Ray Brown presents his program, “The Poor Palatines”, at the Root Seekers Genealogical … Continue reading

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Rootseekers.org website has been updated

The next time you go to the Rootseekers.org website, you’ll find it has changed a little bit.  I’ve reduced the number of Main Menu Headings and have utilized drop-down menus depending on the subject matter.  I’ve also remodeled the Home … Continue reading

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Geneice Morris presents: “Shocking Secrets of American History” at the June 20th Root Seekers Genealogical Society meeting

Please join us on June 20th at the Root Seekers Genealogical Society monthly meeting where Geneice Morris will reveal “Shocking Secrets of American History”. The meeting will begin at 7 pm at the Tri-County Library/Resource Center in Mabank, TX.

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Priscilla Berry presents: “Ferry Farm” at the May 16th Root Seekers Genealogical Society meeting

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Charles Luna presents: “Little-known facts of the Battle of San Jacinto” at the March 21, 2016 Root Seekers meeting

Battle of San Jacinto   San Jacinto Day is the day set aside each year to celebrate the Battle of San Jacinto that took place on April 21, 1836.  It was the final, and deciding, battle of the Texas Revolution … Continue reading

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Andy Norton will present the program, “A Look Back at the American Cincinnatus”, at the February 15, 2016 Root Seekers meeting.

Just in time for Presidents’ Day February 15, 2016  George Washington was often compared to Lucius Quinctius Cincinnatus (519? – 438 bc), a Roman general and statesman who was regarded as a model of simple virtue.  (photo from George Washington Digital … Continue reading

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