Join us for our visit to Fort Donelson National Battlefield on June 13, 2014

The Henry County Genealogical Society will be visiting Fort Donelson National Battlefield in Dover, Tennessee on June 13, 2014. The group will meet at the Fort Donelson visitor center; 120 Fort Donelson Road, Dover, TN, 37058;  at 10:00 AM.

After touring the fort, the group will head to a dutch treat lunch at the Dover Grill, 310 Donelson Pkwy, Dover, TN 37058, and we will hold our Quarterly Business meeting at this time, if there is any business to attend to. After lunch, those who are interested, will go on to the new welcome center in Dover at 117 Visitor Center Lane, Dover, TN 37058 before disbanding for the day.

We welcome anyone interested to join us, we just ask that you RSVP with our Special Events Coordinator, Noragene Harding at +1.731.642.7463 or events@henrycountygenealogy.org.

April 2014 Quarterly Meeting

We would like to invite everyone to our Quarterly Meeting at Lee School on April 21, 2014. The program will be on African American genealogy and the problems faced by those researching those lines. Ms. Dorothy Cook will speak to her experience researching her lines, and some of the common problems encountered while researching.

Archivist Stephanie Tayloe will be on hand as well to add challenges she has found in assisting others with their African American research. If you have any questions, please contact us on our web site  at henrycountygenealogy.org or by email at executive@henrycountygenealogy.org.

Henry County Doctors

Suzanne Richter and Jamie Weatherly are working on a book about Henry County Doctors. They are collecting names, photos and any other information available on doctors who practiced and/or medical clinics in Henry County.

If you have any anything that might be of interest, please contact Jamie Weatherly at (731) 642-1406 or Suzanne Richter at winstonclh@gmail.com.

Henry County Education Museum

Lee School is creating a Henry County Education Museum with emphasis on Lee School. The exhibit will be in room seven. They are looking for items primarily relevant to Lee School.

Items can be sent to Robert E. Lee School Association, c/o Stephanie Tayloe, PO Box 667, Paris, TN 38242. The Lee School Association continues to keep Lee School an interesting and important part of our community.