The next regular meeting for PCGS will be May 20, 2018, Sunday, Starts at 2:00 p.m., New Phelps County Court House, free & open to the public. Speaker will be Michael D. Harris, subject Rebel Out-Law: The Life & Times of Anthony Kitchen Wright. Garrett Gabel Book, autographing his new book, By-Gone Days of Southern Phelps Co. Call Carolyn Tilford at 573-465-1549 for more information. You can also call the Archive Room, 573-364-9597 leave a message.
The computer world thinks it has taken over all information about Genealogy. Well you can't find everything on line. The Society has in the Archive Room with many books and booklet full of information, we have the Circuit Court books from the beginning to the late 1970's, Tax books, Probate Books, Family History books and booklets, Heritage book s of counties around our county (6 of them) and many more. Why go out of town when you can find the information right in Phelps County.
The Society has an overstock of older quarterlies that we are now giving away, up to 2005. To view the list of available Quarterlies, click here. You have to pay the postage if mailed.
Grant money awarded from the state. Click here to read the press release.
A man specializing in restoring old family bibles sent me a link to his website. If you interested you can visit his site to see some of his work. http://www.gbbookman.biz
The PCGS voted and decided to raise membership dues to $18 effective in 2013.
Need a person to input information into Excel on the computer, names and case numbers. Call me 308-7937
Dorothy James has been inputting the OLD Marriage Licenses in a data base.
The PCGS is currently collecting Best Choice labels. They must appear like the label shown below. If you have some that you would like send in, bring into the room or for more information please use the Contact Us page.