Discovering Our Families’ Heritage

Welcome to the Cedar Hill Genealogy Society web site.  We are a growing group of genealogists and family historians organized to help each other and our guests discover their family’s heritage.  We meet monthly in the Cedar Hill Library, 225 Cedar Street, Cedar Hill, TX    Admission is always free.  Our meetings  begin at 6:30 PM with a half-hour with snacks and socializing.  Our program about an aspect of family history research starts at 7:00 PM.

Check out our BLOG page for articles from your fellow genealogists who describe how they solved a research problem.  Click on the “Follow” icon at the lower right of your screen and we’ll send you an email when ever we add a new post.

We encourage you to email us using the CONTACT US form with your questions.  We can even set up a meet to personally work with you on your family tree.


Our November Program will Be Thursday the 14th

Free Genealogy Websites: Are They Worth Your Time

Presented by: Lela Evans

There are many free websites online that may have information about your ancestors.  Lela will show us some old favorites and some newer genealogy websites as well.  She will show us how to evaluate these websites for content and validity.

Bring your own computer and follow along with Lela.  We’ll have some library computers set up, too.

Lela Evans

Lela Evans was the genealogy specialist at the Lancaster Public Library for nine years and is currently the head librarian at El Centro College where she also supervises the college’s archives.  Lela has been researching her family for over 30 years and has presented several programs for our genealogy society.

Please join us Thursday, September 12, at 6:30 pm at the Zula B Wylie Library, 225 Cedar Street, Cedar Hill, TX

Admission is free and guests are always welcome.

Zula B Wylie Library, 225 Cedar Street, Cedar Hill, TX


Our December Program will be a Holiday Dinner Out.

It will Be Tuesday, December 10 at 6:30 at the Cotton Patch in Cedar Hill



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