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Grand Prairie Genealogical Society
Date: 2/7/2013 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

The Grand Prairie Genealogical Society's monthly meetings take place the first Thursday of each month at the Main Library, 901 Conover Drive. Guests are always welcome.

On Thursday, Feb. 7, Judy Allen Knight presents "Bear True Faith and Allegiance."

Billions of people have become naturalized citizens of the U.S. What’s involved? Naturalization records provide a wealth of information about your ancestors. Learn what records are available, where they are located and what resources are now online.

Judy Allen Knight is President of Historic W.V.S. Allen Cemetery Association, Past President of Mid-Cities Genealogical Society in Bedford, Texas, Past District 11 Representative of Texas State Genealogical Society and Vendor/Venue Chair at the 2012 Texas State Genealogical Society Conference. She was born in Fort Worth, Texas, and grew up attending family reunions and learning about her family history through two great aunts who gave her a love of her family history and an interest in learning more. With an elementary education degree from East Texas State University in Commerce, Texas she taught in the public schools for 27 years. With over 40 years of experience researching family history she has taught Genealogy at Tarrant County College and has spoken at many genealogical society programs and workshops. Judy has also written several books on her family history.

Visit for more information on the Grand Prairie Genealogical Society.

Genealogical Society volunteers are available at the Grand Prairie Main Library each month to assist with family history research:
1-3 p.m. on the 2nd Monday
6:30-8:30 p.m. on the 3rd Thursday
10 a.m.-noon on the 4th Wednesday