Attention we have closed the library to promote social distancing during this time. If you have a question please comment on our Facebook page or email and it will be forwarded to one of our volunteers. Click one of the links below.
Library of Genealogy and Local History
County Courthouse Annex, Suite 104 (East End of Building) P O Box 1388 Canton, Texas 75103 903-567-5012 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Library Hours Monday through Friday: 9 AM to 4 PM Closed Sunday and Holidays Saturday: 9 AM to 1 PM
Please call before making a long trip as there are some unforeseen circumstances that call for us being closed from time to time. Regular Society Meetings are held in the main County Library Buchanan Room on the fourth Saturday of the month except for December. Meetings are at 2 PM, with a speaker and refreshments. You don't have to be a member to attend.
2020 Board Members Sherrie Archer, President; Ellen Wheeler, 1st Vice-president; Imogene Kirkpatrick, 2nd Vice-president; Sarah Barnett, Treasurer; Cindy Cooper, Recording Secretary; Sylvia Barbee, Corresponding Secretary; Suzie Bass, Public Relations; Tammy Garrett, Webmaster; Jan Crow, Quarterly Editor; Sandra Jones, Director-at-Large; and Tom Tyler, Director-at-Large.
Van Zandt County Genealogical Society Meetings
All meetings Cancelled until further notice---we still have some volunteers willing to assist as needed from home. Email or send message through facebook page
Location:Van Zandt County Library, Buchanan Room at 2pm ------ ALL WELCOME
Other Genealogical Happenings:
Dallas Public Library is closed until further notice
20th Annual Family History Fair-- Tyler, Texas April 11, 2020 --CANCELLED
Dallas Genealogical Society Spring Seminar 4/18 CANCELLED
Van Zandt County Courthouse Annex
We are inside the first door on left side of building, up the steps .
The Library offers four computers with internet access, Ancestry Library edition, History Geo, newspapers online, microfilm of county newspapers, marriages licenses, various other county records, and microfilm Census records (if you like researching the old-fashioned way). We offer quite a few books relating to Van Zandt County specifically, and books of other Texas counties as well as other states. We are a great little library for genealogy research.