Castle Rock Colorado Genealogical Society
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Saturday, November 16
Reconstructing an Eighteenth Century "Metes and Bounds" Neighborhood for Genealogical Research  (Program)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Philip S. Miller Library, 100 S. Wilcox Street, Castle Rock, CO 8010
 
Presented by Kirk Woosley Patton
 
This presentation will explore the development of a neighborhood reconstruction project and its benefits for genealogical research. Professional genealogist Kirk Patton will discuss his ongoing effort to plat original land grants in a neighborhood settled in the late 1700’s in Kentucky, and will demonstrate the value of establishing connections between adjacent land owners whose property boundaries were established with "metes and bounds" descriptions. The program will examine the integration of records associated with land ownership, focusing on what those records might reveal about the relationships between neighbors.



Saturday, December 7
Members Only 2019 Holiday Party  (Event)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Philip S. Miller Library, 100 S. Wilcox Street, Castle Rock, CO 8010
 
A Heritage Holiday Brunch
Members & Guests Only
 
It’s that time of the year for Society members, family and friends to gather and celebrate a fulfilling a year of family research, genealogy and camaraderie! Please bring a savory (non-dessert) dish to share; if it has special meaning of your heritage, even better! Our Board members will supply desserts.
 
We want to showcase your work
Do you have a special scrapbook, binder, photo, inherited memento, or any other heirloom that we can display?
We will have a Heritage Table for showing off your treasures. 
 
 
Members, please bring your spouse or a friend
 
Be ready to play a game of Genealogy Trivia!
 
 
Door Prizes:
Legacy Family Tree Software
Legacy Family Tree Webinars - 1 year
Family ChartMaster charts $40
2 Ancestry DNA kits
FindMyPast: 1 x 12 month Ultimate British and Irish
FindMyPast: 1 x 1 month Ultimate British and Irish