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Prior Meeting Programs

March 6, 2014
6:30 PM

Mr. Bill Johnston
"Oxford United Methodist Church History"
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February 6, 2014
6:30 PM

Ms. Rebecca Ryan
"From Slavery to the White House"
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January 2, 2014
6:30 PM

Ms. Joanne Carpenter
"Wales: Land of Our Fathers"
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December 5, 2013
6:30 PM

Ms. Betty Jean King & Mr. Mark Pace
"Christmas of Days Gone By"
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November 7, 2013
6:30 PM

Mrs. Jannie H. Preddy
"Happenings in Southern Granville County"
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October 3, 2013
6:30 PM

Mr. Joey Dickerson
"North Carolina Cemeteries"
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September 5, 2013
6:30 PM

Mr. A.J. Blackwell
"World War II Experiences"
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August 1, 2013
6:30 PM

All Members
Annual Show and Tell Meeting
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July 4, 2013

There is NO meeting in July

June 6, 2013
6:30 PM

Mr. Leonard Dean
"Computers and Genealogy”
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May 2, 2013
6:30 PM

Dr. David S. Cecelski
"Love in the Archives: The Search for Abraham Galloway”
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April 4, 2013
6:30 PM

Ms. Betty Jean King
"1861-1862 Delegates from Granville, Warren and Franklin Counties and their role in the secession of North Carolina from the United States”
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March 7, 2013
6:30 PM

Mrs. Pam Thornton
"Soap Opera 1864, Continued”
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February 7, 2013
6:30 PM

Mr. Irving Joyner
"The Intentional Destruction of African-American Schools in Response to Brown vs. Board of Education”
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January 3, 2013
6:30 PM

David C. Reavis
"Upon These Steps”
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December 6, 2012
6:30 PM

Velvet Satterwhite
"Early Marriage Customs in Colonial America”
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November 1, 2012
6:30 PM

Mark Pace
"The Unknown History of a Familiar Place (Butner and Creedmoor)”
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October 4, 2012
6:30 PM

Richard Taylor
"The Fan Principle, a Research Tool”
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September 6, 2012
6:30 PM

Martha Morton
"More Than Mayberry; The Life and Work of Harvey Bullock”
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August 2, 2012
6:30 PM

Mr. Joey Dickerson
"The Horner Military School”
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July 5, 2012

There is NO meeting in July

June 7, 2012
6:30 PM

All Members
Annual Show and Tell Meeting
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May 3, 2012
6:30 PM

Mr. L.C. Adcock
"Consolidation and Integration of the Granville County School System”
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April 5, 2012
6:30 PM

Julia Ann Taylor
"Fishing or Researching?”
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March 1, 2012
6:30 PM

Dr. Richard L. Taylor
"Mining in and Around Granville County, N.C.”
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February 2, 2012
6:30 PM

Ms. Sallyann Hobson & Ms. Emma Williams
"Researching Big Zion A.M.E. Zion Church History in Granville County, N.C.”
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January 5, 2012
6:30 PM

Mr. Joey Dickerson
"The Immortal 600"
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December 1, 2011
6:30 PM

All Members
"Christmas Party and General Discussions About Genealogy"
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November 3, 2011
6:30 PM

Mr. John Wilson
"New Story Book"
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October 6, 2011
6:30 PM

Mr. Leonard Dean
"Granville County from A to Z"
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September 1, 2011
6:30 PM

Mr. Eddie McCoy and Ms. Sallyann Hobson
"African American Church History and Cemetery Project"
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August 4, 2011
6:30 PM

John W. Clauser, Jr.
"The Southern Folk Cemetery"
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July 7, 2011

There is NO meeting in July

June 2, 2011
6:30 PM

All Members
Annual Show and Tell Meeting
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May 5, 2011
6:30 PM

Dr. Richard L. Taylor
"Ancestor's Occupations"
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April 7, 2011
6:30 PM

Sarah E. Koonts
"Preserving Your Family Papers"
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March 3, 2011
6:30 PM

Ms. Sallyann Hobson
"A Tale of Two Murders - Uncovering Genealogical Information from an Old Court Case"
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February 3, 2011
6:30 PM

Ms. Sallyann Hobson
"A Tale of Two Murders - Uncovering Genealogical Information from an Old Court Case"
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January 6, 2011
6:30 PM

Reverend E. T. Malone, Jr.
"The Episcopal Church in the Confederacy"
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December 2, 2010
6:30 PM

Joanne Carpenter
"Restoration of the Daniel Jones House, Franklin County, NC "
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November 4, 2010
6:30 PM

Leonard Dean
"A Few Hours in Oxfordshire"
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October 7, 2010
6:30 PM

DickTaylor
"History On A Stick"
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September 2, 2010
6:30 PM

Mark Pace
"The Granville Experience"
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August 5, 2010
6:30 PM

All Members
Annual Show and Tell Meeting
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July 1, 2010

There is NO meeting in July

June 3, 2010
6:30 PM

Dot Wilkinson
"How Tragedy Affects Family Members"
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May 6, 2010
6:30 PM

Dr. Carolyn Barker
"How Did Our Ancestors Survive Old Time Medical Practices"
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April 1, 2010
6:30 PM

Julia Ann Taylor
"The Story of a Benevolent Refuge During the Civil War"
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March 4, 2010
6:30 PM

Everyone
"Genealogical Problem Solving"
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February 4, 2010
6:30 PM

David Peace
"The Four Phases" of African American Family Research
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January 7, 2010
6:30 PM

Allen Dew
Cemeteries: Getting the Picture
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December 3, 2009
6:30 PM

Mark Pace
Granville “Colonies” in Other States
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November 5, 2009
6:30 PM

Bob Williams
Genealogical Research in England
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October 1, 2009
6:30 PM

Dr. Richard L. Taylor
What’s in a Name - Nicknames
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September 3, 2009
6:30 PM

John H. Wilson, Jr.
Roaming Around Oxford
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August 6, 2009
6:30 PM

All Members
Annual Show and Tell Meeting
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July 3, 2009

There is NO meeting in July

June 4, 2009
6:30 PM

Dr. Richard L. Taylor
"Soap Opera 1864"
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May 7, 2009
6:30 PM

Mr. Mark Pace
"Local Diaries and Ledgers - What's Out There
and What Can Be Gleaned From Them?"
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April 2, 2009
6:30 PM

Mr. Royster Washington
"History of the Oxford Baptist Church"
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March 5, 2009
6:30 PM

Dot Wilkinson
"On The Homefront During World War II"
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February 5, 2009
6:30 PM

Mr. Earl Ijames
"Black Confederate Soldiers"
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January 8, 2009
6:30 PM

Mildred Goss
"Bible Records"
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December 4, 2008
6:30 PM

Leonard Dean
"Early Granville County Courts and Courthouses"
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November 6, 2008
6:30 PM

Fann Montague
"Old Granville County Homesites"
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October 2, 2008
6:30 PM

Tresia Dodson
"Granville County Library Bond Issue"
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September 4, 2008
6:30 PM

Dr. Richard L. Taylor
"Adding Substance to Your Genealogical Data Using Newspapers"
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August 7, 2008
6:30 PM

All Members
Annual Show and Tell Meeting
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July 3, 2008

There is NO meeting in July

June 5, 2008
6:30 PM

Bennett H. Perry
"Indians of Vance and surrounding Counties"
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May 1, 2008
6:30 PM

J. Scott Enroughty
"Operations Military Kids"
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April 3, 2008
6:30 PM

Tom Magnuson
"Ground Transportation in the Southeast’s Colonial Era"
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March 6, 2008
6:30 PM

Sallyann Marable Hobson
"Tips For Producing Your Visual Family History Display"
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February 7, 2008
6:30 PM

Bessye McGhee
"Blacks of Granville County"
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January 3, 2008
6:30 PM

Allen Dew
"Cemetery Records"
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December 6, 2007
6:30 PM

Pat Cox
"History Viewed Through a Post Card Collection"
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November 1, 2007
6:30 PM

Sion H. Harrington, III
"Civil War Records and Resources in the North Carolina Archives"
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October 4, 2007
6:30 PM

Arthur Ray Currin
"Memories of a former Granville County Law Enforcement Officer"
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September 6, 2007
6:30 PM

Tim Rackley, Owner Rackley Publishing Company
"Up the Creek"
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August 2, 2007
6:30 PM

All Members
Annual Show and Tell Meeting
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July 5, 2007
 

There is NO meeting in July

June 7, 2007
6:30 PM

Tresia Dodson, Director of the Granville County Library System
"The Power of Family Stories"
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May 3, 2007
6:30 PM

Dr. Richard L. Taylor, Retired
"Impromptu Genealogy"
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April 5, 2007
6:30 PM

Mrs. Pam Thornton, Museum Director
"Granville County’s New Museum"
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March 1, 2007
6:30 PM
Dr. Richard L. Taylor, Retired
"Historic Buildings in Oxford"
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February 1, 2007
6:30 PM

Meeting cancelled due to bad weather

January 4, 2007
6:30 PM
Charles Wilson
"Who were the Indians of Granville County"
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December 7, 2006
6:30 PM
Dr. Richard L. Taylor, Retired
"Photography in Genealogy"
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November 2, 2006
6:30 PM
Donna Snipes, researcher
"The Civil War Elmira Prison"
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October 5, 2006
6:30 PM
Margaret M. Hofmann, researcher and lecturer
"300 Years of North Carolina Land Patents and Grants"
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September 7, 2006
6:30 PM
John Newell, Funeral Director from Oxford
"About the Civil War, particularly the Lincoln assassination"
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August 3, 2006
6:30 PM
All Members
Annual Show and Tell Meeting
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July 6, 2006
6:30 PM 
No meeting in July
June 1, 2006
6:30 PM
Wayne and Ann Veazey Davis, charter members
"Sam Davis"
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May 4, 2006
6:30 PM
John Wilson, retired
"Roaming Around Southern Granville County"
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April 6, 2006
6:30 PM
Adlai S. “Pem” Woodleif
Using Collectables as Clues to Family History
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March 2, 2006
6:30 PM
Mildred Goss, President of GCGS
Making Your Case – the Genealogical Proof Standard
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February 2, 2006
6:30 PM
Ms. Sallyann Marable Hobson
In Search of My Ancestors - A Journey of Discovery in a Digital Age
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January 5, 2006
6:30 PM
Pello Duncan, Granville County Veterans Service Officer
Genealogical Research using Veteran’s Records
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December 1, 2005
6:30 PM
Arthur Ray Currin
Spirits and Stills in History
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November 11, 2005
9:00 AM
NC Genealogical Society Fall Workshop
Finding Your Military Ancesters
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November 3, 2005
6:30 PM
Donald Sizemore
Reflections on Growing up in of Oxford, NC
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October 6, 2005
6:30 PM
Leonard Dean
In and Out Using the Census
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September 1, 2005
9:00 AM
Dr. Richard L. Taylor
Ole Timey Medicine
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August 4, 2005
6:30 PM
All Members
Show and tell
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July 1, 2005
6:30 PM
No meeting in July
June 2, 2005
6:30 PM
Rev. Charles Evans
Astounding Ancestors and My 15 Years in Africa
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May 5, 2005
6:30 PM
Dr. Helen Orthow
John Chavis. This program rescheduled because of bad weather on 2/3/2005
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April 7, 2005
6:30 PM
Dr. Joanne Fruth
Family History as a Medical Tool
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March 12, 2005
 
N.C. Genealogical Society
The Eastern Regional Spring Workshop in Wilmington,N.C.
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March 3, 2005
6:30 PM
Davis Smith
Heraldry in Genealogy
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February 3, 2005
6:30 PM
Dr. Helen Chavis Othow
John Chavis, African American Patriot, Preacher, Teacher and Mentor
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January 6, 2005
6:30 PM
Dr. Richard L. Taylor
DNA and Genealogy
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December 2, 2004
6:30 PM
Judge Daniel Finch
Important Family Documents
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November 12, 2004
 
NCGS with Helen Leary!!!
NCGS FALL ANNUAL MEETING AND WORKSHOP on November 12&13, 2004 in the Raleigh area; Helen Leary a principal clinician
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November 4, 2004
6:30 PM
Fann Montague
Genealogical Gems at the Richard H. Thornton Library
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October 7, 2004
6:30 PM
Sons of Confederate Veterans and Col. Tazwell Hargrove
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September 2, 2004
6:30 PM
Dorothy Wilkinson
Experiences and memories from a long career in the Granville County Extension Service
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August 5, 2004
6:30 PM
All Members Present
All members of the GCGS are cordially invited to attend and briefly tell about their genealogical pursuits!! SHOW n TELL!!
July 10, 2004
8:30 AM
NCGS
Western Regional Summer Workshop -- NCGS and George G. Morgan
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July 1, 2004
6:30 PM
No Meeting in July
June 3, 2004
6:30 PM
Preston Johnson
Church records and Archives.
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May 6, 2004
6:30 PM
Mildred C. Goss
Mildred C. Goss will discuss the Creedmoor Centennial Celebration
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April 1, 2004
6:30 PM
John Henry Wilson, Jr.
John Wilson will discuss some genealogical topics and his book "Rambling Around Northern Granville County".
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March 4, 2004
6:30 PM
Sarah Poythress and Teresa Floyd
The Poythress family will discuss their famous ancestor Tiny Broadwick.
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February 5, 2004
6:30 PM
Persaline H. Satterwhite
Mrs. Satterwhite presents "The Education of Granville County African Americans Prior to Integration" as part of Black History Month.
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January 8, 2004
6:30 PM
James C. Wrenn, Jr.
A look at searching for heirs and titles from a legal point of view.
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December 4, 2003
6:30 PM
Harry Hobgood from Greensboro
Come spend an evening with Harry Hobgood!! He will tell you about his Hobgood ancestors from the County and his research techniques using early newspapers.
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November 7, 2003
8:30 AM
NCGS Fall Annual Meeting and Workshop
November 7 & 8, 2003 Fall annual Meeting and Workshop of NCGS. This meeting will feature a nationally known speaker, Christine Rose. This will be the inaugural two-day workshop of NCGS.
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November 6, 2003
6:30 PM
Ann Veazey Davis
A program of pictures, radio announcements, and memories of Ann Veazey Davis' recollections of WWII and Camp Butner.
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October 2, 2003
6:30 PM
Lewis Bowling
Lewis Bowling will be our speaker. He is author of "Granville County-Images of America!!" He will speak on his book.
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September 27, 2003
8:00 AM
Wake County Genealogical Society
Update your skills with a daylong Genealogical Workshop in Raleigh featuring a professional clinician, Patricia Law Hatch, CG, FASG.
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September 4, 2003
6:30 PM
Julia Taylor
Our very own Julia Ann Taylor will tell us the story of Robert Potter. A "Grand Villain" of the past from Granville.
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August 7, 2003
6:30 PM
Show and Tell--by all members in attendance!!
All members of the GCGS are cordially invited to attend and briefly tell about their genealogical pursuits!! SHOW n TELL!!
July 19, 2003
9:00 AM
NCGS Eastern Region Workshop--Helen Leary
North Carolina Genealogical Society Eastern Regional Workshop will be held at the Walnut Creek Country Club, Goldsboro, NC. Helen Leary is the featured speaker.
July 19, 2003
9:00 AM
Hillsborough Hist. Soc Orange Co. Hist. Museum
"Following Their Trail: Orange County Family Migrations" a two day conference in Hillsborough on July 19 and 20.
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July 3, 2003
6:30 PM
No meeting in July
June 5, 2003
6:30 PM
Pat Colenda and Hiram Webb
A program on the history of the Oxford Masonic Home for Children.
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May 2, 2003
9:00 AM
Genealogical Presentations At South Hills, VA
Three free "Genealogical Presentations" at South Hills, VA on Friday, May 2 by the Virginia Heritage Resource Center of the Library of Virginia.
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May 1, 2003
6:30 PM
Ann C. Basnight and Louise M. Cowell
Ann Basnight will present a program on using Census Records. Louise Cowell will join her and talk about the NC Genealogical Society, our State level organization.
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March 29, 2003
9:00 AM
Tar River Connections Census Work Shop
The Tar River Connections Genealogical Society will sponsors a Census Workshop at the Braswell Library, Rocky Mount, NC
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March 6, 2003
6:30 PM
Timothy W. Rackley
"Finding A Needle In A Haystack"--using per-1850 census records to locate that illusive ancestor.
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February 6, 2003
6:30 PM
Persaline H. Satterwhite
Mrs. Satterwhite presents "The Education of Granville County African Americans Prior to Integration" as part of Black History Month.
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January 2, 2003
6:30 PM
Dr. Richard L. Taylor
Dr. Richard L. Taylor will present a program on the "History and People of the Oxford Fire Department."
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December 5, 2002
6:30 PM
Louise Dorton, Granville County Library Director
Louise Dorton will present an Overview of the Granville County Library System.
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November 8, 2002
8:30 AM
North Carolina Genealogical Society-ANNUAL MEETING
On November 8 & 9, the NCGS will hold it Annual Meeting and Workshop in Raleigh at the Wake County Commons Building.
November 7, 2002
6:30 PM
Leonard F. Dean
Bits and Pieces--A program on Granville County Geography!
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October 16, 2002
7:30 AM
Granville County Genealogical Society, 1746
Research Trip to Library of Virginia, Richmond, VA.
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October 3, 2002
6:30 PM
David B. Gammon
David Gammon presents "Lessons from the Deed Book."
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September 5, 2002
6:30 PM
Dr. John J. Beck, VGCC
Southern Culture and the Agrarian South.
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August 1, 2002
6:30 PM
Show and Tell
ANNUAL SHOW AND TELL MEETING of the Granville County Genealogical Society.
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July 4, 2002
6:30 PM
No meeting in July
June 6, 2002
6:30 PM
Richard E. Hunter, Jr.
Overview of Warren County History and Genealogical Research.
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May 2, 2002
6:30 PM
Ron Springsteen, Past Pres--Wake Co. Gen. Soc.
Ron Springsteen presents an overview of the Wake County Genealogical Society.
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April 4, 2002
6:30 PM
Mildred Goss, President of GCGS
Basics of Genealogical Research
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March 7, 2002
6:30 PM
Don Mills, Walsworth Publishing Company
Don Mill's topic is "The History of Heritage Books"--NOTE: March 15, 2002 DEADLINE for articles in the Granville Heritage Book.
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March 3, 2002
6:30 PM
Davis Smith
Heraldry in Genealogy.
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February 7, 2002
6:30 PM
Earl ljames, NC State Archives
February has traditionally been BLACK HISTORY MONTH. Earl Ijames will talk on Black Confederate Soldiers with emphasis on Granville County.
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February 4, 2002
7:00 PM
NEW Heritage Book of Granville County
NEW Heritage Book of Granville County
**REVISED** DEADLINE DATE--March 15, 2002--FOR SUBMITTING STORIES and ARTICLES!!
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January 7, 2002
7:00 PM
NEW Heritage Book of Granville County
DEADLINE DATE--January 15, 2002--FOR SUBMITTING STORIES and ARTICLES!!
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January 3, 2002
6:30 PM
MEETING CANCELLED--Too much Snow!!
MEETING CANCELLED--Too much Snow!!
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December 6, 2001
6:30 PM
Dr. Lloyd Bailey & Granville Heritage Book
The December meeting is an update on the Granville Heritage Book with Dr. Lloyd Bailey.
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November 5, 2001
7:00 PM
NEW Heritage Book of Granville County
DEADLINE DATE--November 5, 2001--FOR SUBMITTING STORIES and ARTICLES!! Stories and articles are DUE at this meeting!!
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November 1, 2001
6:30 PM
Fann Montague
Researching at the Richard H Thornton Library
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October 4, 2001
6:30 PM
Bonnie Breedlove & Jessie McLam
Report on GCGS Cemetery Project.
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October 1, 2001
7:00 PM
NEW Heritage Book of Granville Co.--Workshop
Granville Family History Workshop Slated at the October Meeting concerning the Heritage Book.
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September 13, 2001
7:00 AM
Granville County Genealogical Society, 1746
Research Trip to Library Of Virginia, Richmond, VA
TRIP HAS BEEN CANCELLED
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September 6, 2001
6:30 PM
Sarah Nerney
Overview of Library of Virginia & Virginia State Archives.
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September 4, 2001
7:00 PM
NEW Heritage Book of Granville Co.
The Sept. Meeting about the Heritage Book.
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August 13, 2001
7:00 PM
New Heritage Book Of Granville Co.
The next meeting about the Heritage Book.
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August 2, 2001
6:30 PM
Members Show & Tell
SHOW & TELL AT NEXT GENEALOGY MEETING.
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July 1, 2001
6:30 PM
No meeting in July
June 9, 2001
9:00 AM
Friends of the Archives & Staff of NC Archives
Workshop--Genealogy in the Electronic Age.
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June 7, 2001
6:30 PM
E B Everett
His memories of WW II.
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May 3, 2001
6:30 PM
Brenda Holloman
What's a Professional Genealogist?
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April 5, 2001
6:30 PM
Sharon Ann Holt
Discussing a book she has written on Granville County.
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March 24, 2001
9:00 AM
Cyndi Howells & Sheila Benedict
Report of the National Genealogical Society's Regional Conference held at the Raleigh Convention and Conference Center.
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March 1, 2001
6:30 PM
Nicholas B Bragg
The Greatest Artist of the 20th Century: Georgia Okeeffe.
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February 1, 2001
6:30 PM
David Peace
Black History Month.
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January 4, 2001
6:30 PM
Mildred C. Goss
Currin Connections.
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December 7, 2000
6:30 PM
Anna Hayes
Judge Susie Sharp of North Carolina and her family.
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November 1, 2000
6:30 PM
Leonard F Dean
The Hobgood family of Granville County.
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