SAGHS Activities: A quick look for upcoming events

  • Saturday, June 25 - The Founders' Day 63rd Birthday Celebration Luncheon!
  • Saturday, June 25 - The Library is closed for The Founders' Day Luncheon. It re-opens on Sunday, June 26 from 1 - 5 pm.
  • Sunday, June 26 - Organizing Your Research Class by Marianne Collier.
  • Tuesday, June 28 from 10 am - 12 pm - Yearbook Photos taken by Ray Weiland
  • Thursday, June 30 - Time to renew your SAGHS dues if not already done for July 1!
  • Monday, July 4 - The Library is closed for the Holiday. It re-opens Wednesday, July 6 from 10 am - 7pm.
  • Saturday, July 9 - DNA Consultation Hours with Annette Graham
  • Saturday, July 9 - The SAGHS Board Meeting. All Members are welcome to attend.
  • Sunday, July 10 - Finding Collateral Ancestors with DNA Class by Annette Graham
  • Wednesday, July 13 - FamilyTree Maker/WikiTree Workshop with Scott Atkinson
  • Saturday, July 16 from 10 am - 12 pm - Yearbook Photos taken by Ray Weiland.
  • Sunday, July 17 - Writing a Family History Class by Diane Scannell Teaser
  • Saturday, July 23 from 10 am - 12 pm - Yearbook Photos taken by Ray Weiland.
  • Saturday, July 30 - North Carolina Consult Hours with Marianne Collier

Video Replay of Recent Membership Meetings

Members - login to view the video replay of May's Meeting Program.
Look for the "May 2022 Members Meeting" link under "Members Only" in the left navigation.
The replay of the March Member Meeting with Teddy Roosevelt is also available.
Look for the "Teddy Roosevelt at SAGHS" link under "Members Only" in the left navigation.

Book Now Available

First Families of Bexar County, Texas, edited by Larry W. Luckett

The book offers a collection of descendant lineages, personal  histories, and family narratives from residents of Béxar, San Antonio, and Bexar County prior to 1850.   


More details and how to order


Use this link when shopping on Amazon and Amazon donates to San Antonio Genealogical & Historical Society.

Obituaries update
The obituaries list from San Antonio newspapers has been updated to include deaths in 1961.

Come and visit our library!

Library Hours:
Monday 10 am - 4 pm    
Wednesday 10 am - 7 pm
Saturday 10 am - 4 pm  
Sunday 1 pm - 5 pm
We are located at:
911 Melissa Dr, San Antonio, TX 78213
Convenient location, great parking, and easy to find.  
From I-410, exit onto Blanco Rd north.  Go 3/4 mile and turn left onto Melissa Dr.
The Dwyer Center is the first building on the north side of Melissa Dr, and the Library is the second building on the north side of Melissa Dr.  Please use the first driveway and park in any of the 28 marked parking spaces.
Phone: (210) 342-5242
Days closed: New Years Day, Easter Sunday, Mother’s Day, Memorial Day, Founders’ Day, Father’s Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Fall Seminar, Thanksgiving Eve and Day, Christmas Eve and Day.


25 June
Research Essentials Consult Hours and SAGHS Library Closed
Today's program is cancelled and the SAGHS Research Library is closed for Founders Day. The Library will re-open on Sunday, June 26th from 1 - 5 pm.

25 June
11:30 am
SAGHS Founders' Day and 63rd Birthday Celebration Luncheon
This is the Annual SAGHS Luncheon which recognizes our Society Founders, Bexar County First Families, and installs the newly elected Board Members. This year it will be the Directors-At-Large for their term of 2022 - 2024.The speaker will be Mia Rook, Education Director fo the Castroville, Texas, Landmark Inn speaking ...

26 June
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Organizing Your Research Class
Instructor: Marianne Collier. This class will present ways to organize your research. In doing research we need to use and organize all of our resources. This class will provide you with a couple ways to keep yourself organized, so that you do not repeat the research for an ancestor.   ...

4 July
The SAGHS Library is Closed
Today the SAGHS Research Library is closed for the 4th of July Celebration. It will re-open on Wednesday, July 6th from 10 am - 7 pm.