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
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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
Garvin Memorial Cemetery. This burial ground served the pioneer families who settled in the area. Graves here date from the 1870s. This cemetery is badly overgrown and nearly a dozen of the headstones have been broken off at the base and are missing.
Location: 4000 Pioneer Road Directions: This cemetery is located on West Pioneer Road between Belt Line and Esters Roads in Irving, TX. It is just east of the City of Irving water tower. The cemetery is cared for by the
DGS’s 2017 Writing Contest is open to both members and non-members of DGS as well as amateurs and professionals. Entries will be accepted January 1 through March 31, 2017.
The cemetery is located at the end of Osage Circle north of Shearith Isreal Memorial Park which is on Dolphin Road. From Dolphin turn on to Mingo Street. Turn right on Gault Street which curves into Osage Circle. It is also possible to access the cemetery by driving through Sheraith Isreal Cemetery.