May 4, 2017

Scott County Historical & Genealogy Society Meeting

Scott County Historical 
and 
Genealogy Society Meeting

Saturday, May 20, 2017
11:30 a.m.
River House Winery
11500 State Hwy N
Scott County, MO


Program

"Mississippi River Steamboats"
Speaker, Dr. Frank Nickell

Enterprise on her fast trip to Louisville, 1815



April 27, 2017

Scott County Historical and Genealogy Society Meeting

The Scott County Historical and Genealogy Society met Tuesday, April 18, 2017 in the meeting room of the Riverside Regional Library, 44 N. Winchester (Hwy 61), Benton, MO.
Don Gard presented a program on the "Lewis and Clark Expedition". Mr. Gard presentation was a historical account of their journey that was enjoyed by everyone.



Don Gard




19 Members & Guests attended the meeting

March 23, 2017

Scott County Historical & Genealogy Society Meeting

Scott County Historical
and
Genealogy Society Meeting
March 21, 2017
7:00 p.m.
Riverside Regional Library Meeting Room
Benton, Scott Co., MO



Jeff Brunwald, Speaker

Members and guests

Visiting before program and meeting.

Listening to Jeff Brunwald informing guests 
and members about the 1811-1812 Earthquake
in New Madrid, MO


President Susan Bailey and Jeff Brunwald 
visiting before program
(Dr. Bill Shell in back and Leonard Urhahn on right)

March 13, 2017

Scott County Historical & Genealogy Society Meeting

Scott County Historical & Genealogy Society Meeting
Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
7:00 p.m.
Meeting Room
Riverside Regional Library
44 N. Winchester Hwy 61
Benton, MO.

 Program will be on
1811-1812 New Madrid Earthquakes

Speaker
Jeff Grunwald


Attendees do not have to be members to attend.
ALL WELCOME

February 14, 2017

SCOTT COUNTY HISTORICAL & GENEALOGY SOCIETY MEETING

THE SCOTT COUNTY HISTORICAL AND GENEAOGY SOCIETY MEETING

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21

7:00 P.M.

RIVERSIDE REGIONAL LIBRARY MEETING ROOM
44 WINCHESTER, HWY 614
BENTON, MO

DR. BILL SHELL
WILL
PRESENT A 
PROGRAM ON

SAM HILDEBRAND
CIVIL WAR BUSHWACKER








Scott County Historical and Genealogy Society

Dr. Courtney Kisat, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of History, SEMO University, Cape Girardeau, MO visited the genealogy room of the Scott County Historical and Genealogy Society in the Riverside Regional Library, Benton, MO. She is conducting research on the Poor Farms in Missouri. She met with Lois Spalding, member of the Scott County Historical & Genealogy Society, who shared the history and pictures she has on the Scott County Poor Farm. The Spalding family
supervised the Scott County Poor Farm in the early 1920's through the 1940's. The Poor Farm closed in the 1950's.