SAGHS Activities: A quick look for upcoming events

  • Presentation video replay for SAGHS Land History and The Backstory of the History of San Antonio Viet Nam Veterans' Memorial available for viewing in the 'Members Only" section.
  • Saturday, December 3 - DNA Consult Hours by Annette Graham - please sign up and pay in advance
  • Saturday, December 10 - DNA Consult Hours by Annette Graham - please sign up and pay in advance
  • Saturday, December 10 - The SAGHS Board Meeting - All SAGHS Members are invited to attend
  • Wednesday, December 14 - FamilyTree Maker/WikiTree Workshop with Scott Atkinson
  • Saturday, December 24 and Sunday, December 25 - The Library is closed for Christmas Holiday. It re-opens Monday, December 26 from 10 am - 4 pm.
  • Saturday, December 31, 2022 and Sunday, January 1, 2023 - The Library is closed for New Year's Holiday. It re-opens Monday, January 2, 2023 from 10 am - 4 pm.
 

Teddy Roosevelt at SAGHS

Did you know that Teddy Roosevelt recently visitied SAGHS?
See the video

New High Density Shelves

New high density shelves were recently added to our Reference Room, replacing existing shelving.  Go to our Library page to see a video.

Video Replay of Recent Membership Meetings

Members - login to view the video replay of recent presentations.
 
Look for the  "Sept 2022 Members Meeting" or "May 2022 Members Meeting" 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 smile.amazon.com 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.

Visit our Library!

 Sunday 1 pm - 5 pm
Monday 10 am - 4 pm
Wednesday 10 am - 7 pm
Saturday 10 am - 4 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.

 
 
 
 
 

Upcoming
3 December
10:00 am
DNA Consult Hours
Instructor: Annette Graham.  DNA has become another avenue for researching our Ancestors.  Getting the results of your DNA testing has sometimes caused confusion and created many questions. This one-on-one program with Annette is designed to help you interpret your results and how to use your DNA results with your research. ...

4 December
Using Ancestry.com Class
This class is cancelled until August 13, 2023.

10 December
10:00 am
DNA Consult Hours
Instructor: Annette Graham.  DNA has become another avenue for researching our Ancestors.  Getting the results of your DNA testing has sometimes caused confusion and created many questions. This one-on-one program with Annette is designed to help you interpret your results and how to use your DNA results with your research. ...

10 December
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
SAGHS Board Meeting
All SAGHS Members are invited to attend this meeting.