Presenting SAGHS activity information:
Upcoming Events:‚Äč
  • June 20 - The SAGHS Library is closed for Founders' Day and Father's Day. It re-opens Monday, June 21st from 10 am - 4 pm
  • June 22 - Computer SIG presents a Scanning Session by Barbara Holmes & Rob Lewis
  • June 22 - SAGHS Yearbook Member's Picture Time for Walk-ins 10 am - 1 pm
  • June 27 - Using FamilySearch is cancelled.

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

Methods and Sources articles access

Members have asked for easy access to all "Methods and Sources" articles written by Leslie Tomlinson, CG.  These articles have appeared in some of our past newsletters.  All of these articles have now been uploaded to our website and will soon be available in the library.  To access them, click on the Events & Education tab and then choose Methods and Sources.

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.

15 June
Revised COVID-19 Guidelines
Hip-Hip, Hurray!!!  Happier Days are here again!  SAGHS is now following CDC, State, and Federal Guidelines on wearing face protection.  If you have had both Covid-19 vaccinations, wearing masks is no longer required while visiting the SAGHS Library or The Dwyer Center!  So...come visit us & stay tuned, we have lots ...

19 June
Library Closed for Founders' Day and Father's Day Weekend
The Library is closed this weekend for both the Annual Founders' Day Luncheon and Father's Day. The Library will re-open on Monday, June 21 from 10 am - 4pm.

22 June
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Computer SIG - Scanning
Learn how to save photos and documents by scanning and saving to a digital file, and how to insert the scanned item into a document or email. We will use several techniques to achieve the purpose, and discuss various types of scanning equipment. For the BEST experience, bring your laptop, a photo ...

27 June
Class is CANCELLED today.