Savannah River Valley Genealogical Society Meeting ‘s

The Savannah River Valley Genealogical Society will meet Monday
night,June 16, 2014, 7:00 PM at the Community Clubhouse, 519 Howell Street,Hartwell Georgia.

Linda Hendrix Fortson will be our guest speaker. She has lived in
MadisonCo. all her life with her roots running deep through Madison, Elbert, Hart,Franklin, and Oglethorpe Counties. She will be doing the first person portrayal of Mary Black Glenn as she tells the story of her husband William Henry “Black Billie” Glenn and the Glenn Plantation. Please visit our face book page or . For more information call David T Ray 706-376-7396 or e-mail Everyone welcome.

Published in: on February 10, 2009 at 7:38 pm  Leave a Comment  


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Pre- 4th June 25th

The Savannah River Valley Genealogical Society next meeting will be on Thursday, September 22, 2011 in the Genealogy section of the Hart County Library. You can come at 6 p.m. (or earlier) for research and our meeting will be at 7 p.m. The library closes at 8 p.m.  For more
information call David T. Ray at 706-376-7396 or e-mail or

SRVGS will have a table at the Pre-Fourth on Saturday, June 25th.  Our space is #199.  Not sure of where it is at but  look in the Hartwell Sun this week – they should have a map of it.

Members are needed to help.  If you can help, contact David Ray or 706-376-7396.

Published in: on September 20, 2011 at 2:40 pm  Leave a Comment  

Great websites for Genealogists !!!!

Here is some great websites for Genealogists.  Check it out.    Georgia State Archive – Lots of information!!!  McMullan Family  John Berryman Family 
Log on to Pines for Heritage Quest.  This is a free site !!!  Search Census, Books, Persi, Revolutionary War Records, Freedom’s Bank Records and U. S. Serial Records. You must have Georgia Library Card and pass code.
(Instructions for login on)
Go to my account (at bottom of page)
Sign in  (Get user name and pass code from any Georgia Library)
Click on Galileo
Click on Databases A-Z (at top of page)
Click on H
Click on HeritageQuest Online   Find A Grave 
Corps of Engineers, Hartwell, GA For Counties: Georgia = Franklin, Hart & Stephens South Carolina = Anderson & Oconee Georgia USGenWeb Archives Project South Carolina = Anderson & Oconee   These Men that wore Grey by Karen T. Ledford
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Welcome to the NEW SRVGS Blog

Welcome,  to the new blog for the Savannah River Valley Genealogical Society.  We will be posting interesting facts and information about coming events and happening.

Published in: on January 17, 2009 at 7:44 pm  Comments (3)  

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