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Combined meeting set for Thursday

Published: Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012 1:15 a.m. CST

PRINCETON – The combined November and December meeting of the Bureau County Genealogical Society will be Thursday at the society library, 629 S. Main St.

There will be a social hour at 6 p.m. for members and the public. Those attending are asked to bring finger food to share buffet style. The business meeting and election of officers will begin at 7 p.m.

Retired farmer Roger Moore of Rock Falls will be the guest speaker. He will share his 30 years of family history researching. His Moore line goes back to 1832; other surnames in his family tree are Flint, Carlson, Norton, Cooper, Pierson, Harlan and Lemke.

Members and guests are welcome to bring family history projects for display during the meeting. If time permits, individuals also may describe their achievements of the past year.

For more information, call 815-879-3133 between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays or the first Saturday of each month. The library will be closed from Dec. 15 to Jan. 3.

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