Thanks everyone for nominating my blog for the 40 best genealogy blogs. You gave me the opportunity to be included in the voting. Now it is time for the voting.
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This weekend is the Descendants Reunion of Prior Property Owners of the Fort Jackson, SC Area
When: October 17th, 2009, Saturday
Time: 9:00 AM ‘till
Where: Post Conference Room, Ft. Jackson, SC
Lunch with the troops will be furnished for a small fee ($4.25), bring $5 bill or exact amount for lunch. They won’t be able to break large bills.
Directions From Forest Dr. Gate:
Enter the Forest Dr. gate and get in visitors’ check point on the right. Prepare to show drivers’ license and proof of insurance. Leave check point and go through first light turning right at the second light on Jackson Blvd. Go through first light and find the post conference room on the right. There are plenty parking spaces. You may park in the museum parking lot also.
Attendees are urged to bring old documents, family histories,stories passed down, and pictures to share with others. There are 26 cemeteries on the Ft. Jackson property. There will be a listing of these cemeteries and maps displaying the area prior to the fort being built.
Let me know if you need more information.