Connie Lapallo, author of the Jamestown Sky trilogy of books, will be presenting Telling their Story: Jamestown's First Women and Children at the WCGS meeting on April 30th. The meeting will start at 7:00 pm in the Main Branch Assembly Room at the Wilson Public Library, 249 Nash Street N in Wilson. Google map here. … Continue reading April Speaker Announcement
Annual WCGS membership dues are payable by January 1, 2019. Please send your renewal dues to WCGS, P.O. Box 802, Wilson, NC 27894. Dues are $20 per person or per institution or $25 per family at the same address. You may also pay via Credit Card or PayPal at the Bookstore (scroll down to "Additional … Continue reading A Gentle Reminder…
The WCGS is now on summer break. The next meeting will be on September 25th at the Wilson County Public Library, lecture topic to be announced. Hope to see you there with lots of tales of summer adventure and ancestors discovered!
The Wilson County Genealogical Society will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the assembly room at the Wilson County Public Library, 249 Nash St. The immediate past president of the North Carolina Genealogical Society, Victoria Young, a professional genealogist since 2004 who specializes in Southern U.S., lineage applications and forensic genealogy research, … Continue reading Genealogist to speak at Tuesday meeting
This issue of Trees of Wilson includes the full Index for all Volume 25 (2016) issues. Contents for the February 2017 issue include: Erwin Nadal Tobacco Company Disbursements to the Poor Mattox Family Obituaries John Samuel Westbrook Samuel Hynes Vick Cordie Lucas Hinnant Teen Negro and Tuberculosis Crisp Items Announcements Minutes Please mark your calendar for these WCGS … Continue reading Trees of Wilson, February 2017
Contents of the November 2016 issue of Trees of Wilson include: Elizabeth Whitley Lee Hunt Disbursements to the Poor Wilson County Schools Items Elm City Academy Obituaries UNC Alumni County Commissioners' Letter Episcopal Church Improvements Insurance Benefits Paid Visitors to Wilson Henry Daniel Minutes, Announcements Please mark your calendar for these WCGS Meetings & Events: Nov. 29: WCGS … Continue reading Trees of Wilson, November 2016
Contents of the September issue of Trees of Wilson include: School News Disbursements to the Poor Jesse Andrew Battle Thorne 30th Division, 120th Infantry, Co. M Obituaries Boyette School Robert Paschall Announcements Please mark your calendars for these WCGS Meetings: Oct. 25: Land Records: Where to Find Them, How to Use Them with Martha Gay Morton Nov. … Continue reading Trees of Wilson, September 2016
Contents of the August issue of Trees of Wilson include: Fulghum Family Reunion Disbursements to the Poor Bennett Blake Rhodes John Cornelius Robbins Family Obituaries (continued) Everyday People in the News Sam West Family WCGS Minutes & Announcements Please mark your calendars for these WCGS Meetings: Sept. 27: Ancestor Hunting in Ireland with Will Robinson Oct. 25: Land … Continue reading Trees of Wilson, August 2016
Contents of the June issue of Trees of Wilson include: Planning for Research Trips Hassell-Gary Wedding Tomlinson School John Cornelius Robbins Family Obituaries (continued) Howard Cemetery Romance in the News (late 19th–early 20th century wedding announcements) WCGS Minutes & Announcements Trees of Wilson is on summer hiatus and will return in August. Happy Independence Day!