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 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 Kutz 2005 – 2006 Tresa
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
DGS Technology SIG meets this Thursday, November 5 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm on the 5th floor of the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library in downtown Dallas. The program is “Research and Publishing – Using Word Processors.”
At the closing banquet of the Texas State Genealogical Society’s 2015 Family History Conference, the Dallas Genealogical Society was honored with two awards: First Place – Web site for a Partner Society and Volunteer of the Year (DGS President Tony Hanson).
The Dallas Genealogical Society annually recognizes members and local organizations for their contributions to the genealogical community and goals of the society. We are soliciting nominations for the following Awards: Volunteer of the Year, Historic Preservation Award, Bockstruck Distinguished Service Award, and the Award of Merit.
The Mesquite Historical and Genealogical Society meets Thursday, November 12, at the Mesquite Main Library at 6:30 p.m. to hear Richard McCaslin discuss his book “Tainted Breeze: The Great Hanging at Gainesville, Texas, 1862”.