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Discovering Your Roots and Branches
free!     free!          The 20th Annual Family History Fair          free!     free!
co-sponsored by
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to be held Saturday, April 11, 2020 at the
Soules College of Business Building, The University of Texas at Tyler, Texas
Check-in starts at 8:00 a.m.; first speaker at 9:00 a.m.; vendor tables will be open 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Full-day genealogy conference that includes a multitude of activities including a world-renowned keynote speaker, break-out classes, Capturing Memories competition, and vendor displays and merchandise covering topics of interest to family history enthusiasts from beginners to advanced users.
A quick list of presenters follows.  Click this link for more biographical information.
The Fair is free, but you'll want to register so . . .
  1. . . . you will be entered in our door prize drawings    You must be present to win!
  2. . . . we'll save you a  seat and print you a name tag.     There will be no videotaping of the presentations.
  3. . . . you can order a $10 Jason's Deli lunch box  Water will be provided by Brookshire Grocery Co.
  4. . . . you can reserve a $5 jump drive that contains all the material from the Fair.  Note: there will be no paper handouts at this Fair.  Be sure and order the jump drive for all the information.
  5. . . . you will receive an email, about the first week of April, giving you access to the free app being written by UTTyler students.
  6. . . . you can help support our Family History Fair with your donation  East Texas Genealogical Society is a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation and all gifts are tax deductible.
►   Attendees: click here to register now.  


Please extend a TEXAS-sized THANK YOU to our sponsors!!



Our volunteer Family History Fair 2020 Committee members
Rochell McWhorter Michele Bailey Rick Featherston
Scott Fitzgerald Lisa Watson-White Karla Clark
Jill Taylor Scott Mackey Jason Blaser
Renee Howard Shelia Hallmark Kay Parker
Rob Gomez Tiffany Aker Ralph Hall