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South Carolina Genealogical Society, Inc.

Welcome to the official site of the Dutch Fork Chapter of SCGS, Inc.

Dutch Fork Chapter of SCGS, Inc.


Saturday, April  8, 2017 -  9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Dutch Fork Chapter, SCGS, Inc., will hold its Annual Reunion at:

Chapin United Methodist Church, 415 Lexington Avenue, Chapin, SC 29036 (Get Directions Here)

Our day includes your turn to talk, swap, shop and browsing the book tables, plus interesting topics from our guest speakers.


Morning Speaker – Sue Eleazer
Preserving Your Heritage, What to Do with What You Have Collected   -- Wondering what to do with all the photos, memorabilia and documents you have collected? Session will discuss what to gather, how to organize the collection and how to preserve and archive your evidence. Sue previously presented “The Fork in the Revolution” to Dutch Fork Chapter.

Afternoon Speaker –Philip Cheney
Songs of the War Between the States – Dressed in a Confederate uniform, Mr. Cheney will perform Confederate period songs and tell us about the songs of this era in our history. Folksinger Philip Cheney has been performing for audiences over forty years.

Our lunch will be catered by Shealy's Barbecue of Leesville, SC.
Pre-Registration fee will be $18.00 per person.
Registration at the door will be $20.00 per person
We must receive your reservation by April 1, 2017 in order to have an accurate lunch count for Shealy’s.

For more information or last minute reservations please phone
 (803) 345-3141  or (803) 356-1739
or e-mail: ckibler6@bellsouth.net or strotter8958@msn.com

If you would like to donate a door prize please bring with you to reunion.

Download the Registration Form  (PDF)

Regular meetings are on the third Wednesday of each month at 10 am at the Crooked Creek Recreation Center in Chapin, SC... heart of the Dutch Fork!

Download Membership Form (PDF)

If you have a family biographical, Bible record, or photograph you are willing to share, please let us know. We encourage your visits and any information that you care to share.

NEW!!! Some Basic Misconceptions about Dutch Fork and the Role of Community in a Time of Change


Check our book list under Publications.

Check out the web links page for a link to the 1940 United States Census!

Please check the News & Updates page for the latest changes to the site.

Inquiries, please E-mail: Sue Eleazer or Shirley Trotter.

Dutch Fork Chapter of SCGS, Inc.

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