2018 Newsletters

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  • Holiday Party Details
  • BAGS 2019 Calendar – Save The DAtes
  • BAGS Education Corner
  • BAGS News


  • Friday, November 30: Mary Anthony Startz, presents The Cuban Papers: An Overview to Researching this Treasure of Spanish Colonial Documents from the 16th, 17th, and early 18th Century.
  • BAGS Members as WWI veterans
  • Holiday Party Details
  • 2019 Conferences


  • Friday, October 26: Gay E. Carter, MLS presents “Kick-Start Your Enthusiasm: Genealogy Education on the Web”
  • WWI Armistice 100th Year Anniversary
  • Tips and Tricks from Genealogy All-Day Webinar
  • September program recap


  • Friday, September 28, 2018: Sue Yerby and Fidel Ramirez present “Digitizing Your Own Family Records”
  • August Show and Tell Recap
  • October Family History Month
  • October 19 – live webinars


  • Friday, August 31, 2018: – Annual Show & Tell with PotLuck Dinner
  • Photos from 2017 Show and Tell program
  • World War I Resources
  • New BAGS Facebook Group


  • Friday, July 27, 2018: Melodey Hauch presents “The Excavation and Relocation of Campbell’s Bayou Cemetery”
  • Group photos
  • Texas State Genealogical Conference and contests
  • June recap
  • DNA eConference


  • Friday, June 29, 2018: Irene Walters presents “Fáilte (welcome) – to your Irish ancestry!”
  • Bible records at Clayton
  • DAR GRC search


  • Friday, May 25, 2018:Andrew Lee presents “Family Treasures: From Microfilm to Hyperspace”
  • April DAR Program Recap
  • DNA Testing ToDo List
  • BAGS News and Treasurer Report


  • Friday, April 27, 2018:DAR Library database by Alice Braud-Jones
  • Navigating FamilyTree DNA results
  • BAGS Bylaws Proposed Changes
  • Treasurer Report and Library Display


  • Thursday, March 29,2018:GEDMatch.com by Gale French
  • February remembrances
  • Navigating AncestryDNA results
  • February program recap
  • Map to March meeting location


  • Friday, Feb 16, 2018:“The Genealogy of Hidden Figures” by Nick Cimino
  • Education Corner
  • January Recap: Researching Tips for Revoluntionary War Service
  • BAGS News, In Memoriam


  • Saturday, Jan 27, 2018:“Swabbed and Found” by Frank Billingsley
  • Organizing paper and electronic files
  • DNA Case Study, Pedigree Charts and Surname Lists
  • In Memoriam, 2017 Show & Tell Recap

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