The WCGS General Meetings for March 31st and April 28th have both been canceled in compliance with Federal Guidelines in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. We will attempt to reschedule planned speakers. Please watch this space for further updates.
Please note the location change for the WCGS Meeting on Jan. 28! We will be meeting at the Register of Deeds located at 101 Goldsboro St. E. in Wilson. At 7 PM, Lisa Stith will be giving a presentation on what kinds of documents can be found at the Register of Deeds. We hope to … Continue reading WCGS Meeting Jan. 28
There is no meeting scheduled for August. The next WCGS meeting will be on September 24th. More information about the meeting program to come later.
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