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.

January 6, 2017

SCOTT COUNTY HISTORICAL & GENEALOGY SOCIETY MEETING


THERE WILL BE NO MEETING IN JANUARY 2017.




NEXT MEETING

FEBRUARY 21, 2017

RIVERSIDE REGIONAL LIBRARY MEETING ROOM
BENTON, MO

7: 00 P.M.

PROGRAM

SAM HILDEBRAND
CIVIL WAR BUSHWHACKER


PRESENTED BY
DR. BILL SHELL




SCOTT COUNTY HISTORICAL & GENEALOGY SOCIETY CHRISTMAS PARTY

The Scott County Historical & Genealogy Society held their Christmas Party, Sunday, December 4, 016 at the historical home of Dr. Clarence D. Mary Howie in Morley, MO. We were honored to have their granddaughter and great granddaughters present. We would like to thank the current owners, Brent & Cheri Powell, for opening their house to the public so we could learn about our history and ancestors. We had 57 members and guests visit this home at the Christmas Party.


Dr. Clarence D. & Mary Howie Harris 






Susan Bailey, President welcoming members & guests
Sue Vogelsanger, granddaugher of Dr. Clarence D. and Mary Howie Harris telling stories of her life growing up in this home.
Lois Spalding giving a presentation on the Harris Family.
Sue Vogelsanger (second from left) and great granddaughers of Dr. Clarence D. and Mary Howie Harris
Current owner of home
Brent & Cheri Powell
Vice-President, Margie Jackson
Guests and members








November 21, 2016

Scott County Historical and Genealogy Society Christmas Party

Scott County Historical and Genealogy Society

Christmas Party
December 4, 2016
2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Dr. Clarence "Little Doc" and Mary Howie Harris Home
Hughes Street
Morley, Missouri

Harris Home, Built in 1905

History of the Harris Family and home will be
presented by descendants.

EVERYONE WELCOME

Hear the history and share memories of this historic home.

(Attendees do not have to be a member to attend.)