Author and historical researcher Edna Campos Gravenhorst will present “My Tejano Roots” a discussion of her family history which touches on ranching in South Texas. She will be autographing her recent publication, San Antonio’s Historic Market Square, and her book, Té de Canela. Guests are encouraged to bring a few personal family photos for scanning.
Written by Esther@SAPL on Jun 28 2018 - 3:13pm
Ancestry.com is one of the most popular genealogy databases available. You can use the Library Edition for free throughout the SAPL system. Come and learn some of the resources available through it to help you in doing your family history research. Registration is recommended.
Written by ramona.lucius@… on Aug 6 2017 - 2:26pm
John Marostica of the Austin Genealogical Society will deomnstrate Dropbox as a tool for genealogical research. The event will be from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. September 19 at Igo Library, 13330 Kyle Seale Parkway in San Antonio. It is fee and open to everyone.
Written by ramona.lucius@… on Oct 27 2016 - 4:20pm
Genealogist Allene Mandry will discuss paths that pioneers took to settle the West.
Written by ramona.lucius@… on Sep 21 2016 - 7:29pm
In celebration of Black History Month, the Igo Genealogy Club welcomes James Oliveros of the Freedman's Bureau. Mr. Oliveros will talk about the bureau's resources for researching African-American genealogy. The program is free and open to anyone.
Written by ramona.lucius@… on Sep 21 2016 - 7:10pm
The Igo Genealogy Club welcomes Scott Atkinson of the San Antonio Genealogical and Historical Society. Mr. Atkinson will demonstrate the Roots Magic software, which will help you create easy-to-read reports for your research information. The program is free and open to anyone interested in genealogy.
Written by ramona.lucius@… on Aug 6 2016 - 1:21pm
The Igo Genealogy Club welcomes Connie Gray of Texas Adoptee Rights. She will present a historical overview of adoption practices and amended birth certificates in Texas. The program is open to everyone.
Written by ramona.lucius@… on Mar 1 2016 - 7:46pm
Susan Hamilton will introduce the genealogical resources of the West Family History Center.
Written by ramona.lucius@… on Jan 13 2016 - 11:46am
The Igo Genealogy Club welcomes Susan Hamilton, who will talk about resources of the West Family History Center. Free and open to the public.
Written by Sylvia Reyna on May 30 2015 - 11:33am
The San Antonio Public Library’s Friends of Texana/Genealogy will be hosting the Heritage of Family Name booth at the 44th annual Folklife Festival, Saturday, June 13 and Sunday, June14, 2015. Folks who come by and ask us to research their last name will receive a free certificate with their surname origin and meaning.