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Schedule of meetings of FCGS:

Monday, June 21, 7:00, Carnegie Public Library, Harry Wright - Veterans.
Saturday, July 14, 10:00 AM Bloomingburg Cemetery - Mike Ferguson - tombstone repair, reset, and cleaning.  Rain date Saturday June 28.
Saturday, July 14 Cookout at Glenn Rankin's.  Time will be announced later.
Monday, August 20, 7:00, Carnegie Public Library, Ron Salmon - Civil War Battle near Jackson, OH.
Monday, September 17, 7:00 Carnegie Public Library, Lauran Perrill - Abraham Lincoln.
Monday, October 15, 7:00, Carnegie Public Library, Kelli Bergheimer - DNA and Genealogy.
Monday, November 19, Carnegie Public Library, David Tillis - Nathaniel Massie.
Monday December 17 - Christmas Party.


CIVIL WAR FAMILIES APPLICATIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE.  YOUR CIVIL WAR ANCESTOR MUST HAVE RESIDED IN FAYETTE COUNTY BEFORE OR AFTER THE WAR AND SERVED IN EITHER THE UNION OR CONFEDERACY.  DOCUMENTATION IS REQUIRED.  APPLICATION FEES ARE $20 AND NONREFUNDABLE.  
YOU MUST BE A CURRENT MEMBER OF FCGS (DUES $10 PER YEAR.  DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS FEBRUARY 1, 2019.

CENTURY FAMILIES OF FAYETTE COUNTY APPLICATIONS ARE READY TO GO OUT.  TO BECOME A MEMBER OF THIS SOCIETY, YOUR ANCESTOR MUST HAVE RESIDED IN FAYETTE COUNTY BEFORE DECEMBER 31, 1916.  SAME FEES AND DEADLINES APPLY.

FIRST FAMILIES OF FAYETTE COUNTY APPLICATIONS ARE AVAILABLE.  TO BECOME A MEMBER OF FIRST FAMILIES OF FAYETTE COUNTY, YOUR ANCESTOR MUST HAVE RESIDED HERE BY 31 DECEMBER 1820. 
SA,E FEES AND DEADLINES APPLY.

Please bring your Ancestor Charts (filled in).  You may have an ancestor who lived in the county before 1830, making you eligible for First Families of Fayette County.





Sue Gilmore
President

FIRST FAMILIY, CIVIL WAR FAMILY AND CENTURY FAMILY APPLICATIONS may be obtained from suegilmore@yahoo.com or by mailing your request to Lineage Committee-FCGS, P.O. Box 342, Washington C.H., OH 43160 or at our monthly meetings..  You must be a member of FCGS and be able to prove that your ancestor was residing in Fayette County by 31 December 1820 in order to qualify for membership in First Families of Fayette County.  Finished applications must be sent to Lineage Committee-FCGS, P.O. Box 342, Washington C.H., OH 43160-0342 by February 1 each year. 




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