Welcome

SAGHS welcomes all who share an interest in family history in West Texas!
San Angelo, Texas circa 1880s
 
San Angelo, Texas circa 1880s

San Angelo Genalogial and Historical Society invites you to explore our website and consider becoming a member of our society. SAGHS is a nonprofit organization founded in 1973 to promote interest in genealogy and history. It is a society for everyone, from the beginner to the most advanced genealogist.
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December Meeting

Join us in for our annual Genealogy Roadshow, San Angelo Style! Susan Ball will present a program based on a brick-wall relative submitted by one of our members. She will go in detail as to how she located the information with many tips along the way to help everyone with their research! The public is invited to attend this free meeting on Tuesday, December 5th, 7:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall of Trinity Lutheran Church, 3536 Lutheran Way. Holiday refreshments will be served1


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Wanted: Concho Valley Pioneers

SAGHS is building a file of Concho Valley pioneers, and we want to include your pioneer ancestor! Jan Thomas, our new Pioneer Certificate Manager, will help with cetificate applications; Contact Jan (e-mail). Pioneer Certificate assistance is always available at our weekly "Research Assistance & More", Wednesdays at the WTC, 2 to 4 p.m. Certificates make a great gift!


Family Legends Needed!

Do you have a family myth, a celebrity connection, or odd family story you’d like proved or disproved? Susan Ball, author of the "Family Myth Busters" series in the Stalkin’ Kin, would like to research your story for upcoming issues. Susan is willing to tackle most any submission that involves research in the 1800s or 1900s. Wouldn't you like to know the real story? Contact Susan with your family legend (e-mail)


Upcoming Events
November 20th
3rd Monday Luncheon
Join us for a free-wheeling discussion on Genealogy. A delicious buffet, a bargain at $8.00 and some “cussin’ and discussing” on the state of our genealogy research.
November 29th
Research Assistance & More
Join us every Wednesday at WTC to take advantage of the many genealogy resources at the WTC and one-on-one help.
December 5th
Monthy Meeting
Join us for our Christmas Benefit, to raise money for the Speakers Fund, and “Genealogy Roadshow, San Angelo Style”!  Susan Ball will share results found while researching the ancestors of our May Membership Drive drawing winners. this meeting is open to the public and refreshments provided.