Changes for September and October 2017, Change 2

Monday, September 11, 2017 will be a business meeting only.
On Monday, September 18, 2017 at 12:30 there will be a class called Cemetery Mapping with Excel. Bring your laptops and an extension cord. Please let us know if you will be attending so we can have enough power strips available. The class is being held inside the Fort Dodge Public Library. Actual class will be about an hour to hour and half with a discussion afterwards. Refreshments will be served. There is no charge for this class. Dennis Allen and Cris Nagle are the instructors.

Monday, October 2, 2017 will be a business meeting only.
On Wednesday, October 18, 2017 THIS DATE IS WRONG.
THE CORRECT DATE IS MONDAY, OCTOBER 16. 2017
at 12:30 there will be a class called Photo Restoration Using Paint 3D. Bring your laptops and extension cord. Please let us know if you will be attending so we can have enough power strips available. The class is being held inside the Fort Dodge Public Library. Actual class will be about an hour to hour and half with discussion afterwards. Refreshments will be served. There is no charge for this class. Dennis Allen and Cris Nagle are the instructors.
AGAIN, THE CORRECT DATE IS MONDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2017

Changes to September and October 2017 Schedule

Webster County Genealogy Society
Changes for September and October 2017
Monday, September 11, 2017 will be a business meeting only.
On Monday, September 18, 2017 at 12:30 there will be class called Cemetery Mapping with Excel. Bring your laptops and an extension cord. Please let us know if you will be attending so we can have enough power strips available.
Monday, October 2, 2017 will be a business meeting only
On Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 1230 there will be a class called Photo restoration using paint 3D. Bring your laptops and extension cord. Please let us know if you will be attending so we can have enough power strips available.

On this day in 1917: June 22

The Fort Dodge Messenger
June 22, 1917
Two Divorces are Requested
Mrs. Denning Asks Custody of Children
Rehder Asks Injunction
Mrs. Mary Denning is asking an absolute divorce and custody of two children, in a petition filed in district court today. She alleges that her husband, Eugene Denning, has threatened to adopt her children away from her and she asks that he be restrained from bothering them now and after a divorce is procured.
Agnes Carter in a petition filed today, asks that she be granted a divorce from her husband, Oran Carter.
Edward Rehder asks an injunction against J.W. Smith, restraining him from canceling a lease for the Smith garage building, on First avenue north.

On this day in 1917: June 21

The Lehigh Valley Argus
June 21, 1917
Find Body of Drowned Boy
Ben Black and John Pray found the body of Delbert Haire, who was drowned in the Des Moines river at Fort Dodge, the body floating down the river to the J.B. Black farm north of town. Ben Black and John Pray had been searching for the body by the use of the motor boat for three days, when they were as last successful, finding the body lodged against some willows near the Black farm Thursday noon.

Saturday Hours

We will not continue being open on Saturdays due to shortage of staff.

We will still be open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 11:00 to 4:00.

If you would like to visit our office during other hours, please call us at 515-302-9854 for an appointment.  Our email address is webcoiagenies@gmail.com. We are also on facebook.

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