The Genealogy Society of Hernando County organized with the goal of preserving local history and vital records. Projects have included indexing burial records from funeral homes; abstracting older county records; finding and recording cemetery sites; copying tombstone information; and publishing The Last Wildcat: The Short Record of T.B. Ellis. Sr.
Society membership is available to anyone interested in doing family history research. Our members are researching in various parts of the U.S. plus Canada, England, Germany, and other foreign countries. MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENTS include completion of a membership application and payment of annual dues.
Current dues are:
$15 for an individual
$20 for family (husband/wife)
$12 for associate (out-of-town, non-voting)
Our Society meets 10 A.m.-12 noon the third Friday of January through November at the LDS Family History Center, 21043 Yontz Road, Brooksville, Florida. Visitors are always welcome to join us.
The Society publishes a bimonthly newsletter, Links and Bridges, mailed or sent via e-mail to all members in good standing, local libraries, and other societies. The Last Wildcat, edited by Roger R. Landers, is available by writing to the address given above; cost is $6.00 plus $1.50 to mail.
The Genealogy Society of Hernando County is an affiliate of the Hernando Historical Museum Association, Inc.