Family Tree Magazine annually evaluates online genealogy/family history web sites and publishes a list of the 101 best. This year “The Portal to Texas History”, a University of North Texas Libraries’ Digital Projects Unit, has been recognized as an exemplary state-focused web site.
Our webmasters (Todd DeDecker and Tony Hanson) have just completed a 6-month effort to re-design, update and improve our web presence. We were compelled to do this because the version of software used to create our web site in 2010
Year(s) Name 2015 – 2016 Todd DeDecker 2015 Tony Hanson 2014 Tony Hanson 2013 Tony Hanson 2012 Tony Hanson 2011 Tony Hanson 2010 Tony Hanson 2008 – 2009 Ed Kutz 2007 – 2008 Ed Kutz 2006 – 2007 Tresa Tatyrek/Ed
The following images are the work of Dan Babb (Copyright 2003 Dan Babb). All rights reserved. No claim to original U.S. government works. Permission has been granted to the Dallas Genealogical Society to post these materials to their web site
Cumby-Webster-Bailey Cemetery aka Jones-Bailey Cemetery LOCATION: The entry is south of the intersection of Fish Road and S. Belt Line Road ( View on Google Maps ). The cemetery is visible from the street, but is fenced and locked. The
Webmasters Tony Hanson and Todd DeDecker have been hard at work developing the new DGS Web Site. They are asking members to provide some feedback on the current design: Grab a cup of coffee and then stop by to review
Seminar Topics Friday, March 17, 2017 Session 1: Developing Research Questions and Hypotheses; Planning an Exhaustive Search Pinpointing what a researcher wants to learn about an ancestor; strategies for determining which records to consult and where to find them; planning research
Seminar Topics Saturday, March 18, 2017 Session 1: Five Ways to Prove Who Your Ancestor Was (Some Reliable and Others Not Reliable) Case studies will illustrate five ways—some reliable and others not—that genealogists “prove” an ancestor’s identity: using information provided by
DGS’s DNA SIG meets this Thurs, Sept 15. Program: Using a spreadsheet to help make DNA connections across 3 testing companies; Changes to FamilyTreeDNA website.
Curt Witcher, a prominent genealogist, will present 4 lectures in Dallas on Saturday, September 17 : Sources & Methods for Family History Research.