Volume 2008 Issue 6
19 June 2008 Meeting
The June 2008 meeting of the Lafayette Genealogical
Society was held in the Library of
Presbyterian Church on June 19, 2008
P.M. President Earl Gates called the
to order. Members met in a �round-table�
format; President Gates led the program
�Brick Walls� based on an article from
Tree Magazine by Sharon Debartolo Carmack
entitled �Recharge Your Research�.
asked questions, offered comments,
some of their experiences. A printed
The minutes and treasurer�s report
on the internet at our web site.
Members were reminded that the First
Series for July will be held at the
Branch Library on Saturday, July 12,
which is the second Saturday, due to
commitment on the first Saturday there.
regular meeting of the Lafayette Genealogical
Society will be held the third Thursday,
July 17, 2008 at Grace Presbyterian
at 6:30 P.M.
Earl Gates notified members that he
inquiry from the library concerning
Voorhies family from the New Orleans
If anyone has information or is researching
that family, please contact Earl.
Members were reminded that items for
annual publication is needed, such
charts, stories of ancestors, pictures,
articles, and such.
Treasurer�s Report April 2008 (Delayed)
Beginning Balance ---- $3001.04
Membership Dues 202.00
Ending Balance ----- $2974.38
Treasurer�s Report May 2008
Beginning Balance ----- $2974.38
Credits /Donations 18.00
Membership Dues 120.00
Book Sales/Charts 25.00
Ending Balance May 2008 ---- $3016.70