April – “One-Name Study”

Date: April 14 at 10:00 am Location: Mandarin Regional Library 3330 Kori Road, Jacksonville, FL Presenter: Paul Howes Description: Paul Howes will share how and why he started his One-Family Study into his surname in 2008 in an effort to…

May – An Overview of the Publish Workspace in Family Tree Maker

Date: May 12, 2018 Time: Doors open at 10:00 Location: Mandarin Regional Library 3330 Kori Rd, Jacksonville, FL Presenter: Gary Inglish Description: An Overview of the Publish Workspace in Family Tree Maker. FTM 2017 Charts and Reports, How to Filter…

8th North Florida Genealogy Conference March 10, 2018

The 8th North Florida Genealogy Conference will be at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 461 Blanding Blvd., Orange Park, Florida, 32073 Details of the programs and registration information: https://nfgenealogyconference.org/ SGES is one of the original sponsors of…

January – Research on the Road

Date: January 13 at 10:00 am Location: Mandarin Regional Library 3330 Kori Road, Jacksonville, FL Presenter: Denise Olson Description: Research on the Road: Denise Olson will share ways that you can take your genealogy research on the road with you…

February – “How to Get it Right”

Date: February 10 at 10:00 am Location: Mandarin Regional Library 3330 Kori Road, Jacksonville, FL Presenter: Joel Warner Description: Helpful hints on “How To Get It Right” on how to make accurate decisions about the people you claim for ancestors….

December – Installation of New SGES Board Members & End of the Year Christmas Lunch

Date: December 9, 2017 Time: 11:00 am Place: Edgewater @ Sunbeam Club House SGES will provide a honey baked ham and turkey breast and we ask that you please bring a covered dish or desert. Please let Carol or Mike know…

November – Who’s Your Daddy: When Original Records Lead You Astray.

Date:  November 11, 2017 – 10:00 am Location: Edgewater at Sunbeam Clubhouse Speaker: Marie Santry The program is a case study of a man who grew up with the surname HASKELL. He had his father’s birth record, Social Security Application,…

Post-Hurricane Irma Update & Remaining 2017 Meeting Schedule

We are SO BLESSED that the Southern Genealogist’s Exchange Society Library did not have any water intrusion nor tree damage from Hurricane Irma passing through our area. Words cannot describe the WONDERFUL FEELING when we were able to survey the…

September Meeting, Sept 09, has been cancelled due to weather.

Due to Hurricane Irma, our September 9th meeting has been cancelled.

July – Jacksonville Public Library Special Collections

Date: July 8, 2017 – 10:00 am Location: Mandarin Regional Library, 3330 Kori Rd, Jacksonville, FL Presenter: Lisa Briggs Lisa Briggs, from the Special Collections Department of the Jacksonville Public Library will speak about their collections with emphasis on their…