Tracking the Past

 Federation of Genealogical Societies

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North Carolina Secession Ordinance 1861.
If you are a member of TGS, then please login and select Documents, General History. You will find the link to this document there.

Finding your family history at Mocavo.
Click on "Links" and scroll to the bottom of the page to find the Mocavo link.

Video interviews from 5th annual Founders Day Fair, Aug. 31, 2013.
Please login and then scroll to the bottom of the page and click "Video".

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Mission Statement

"The Transylvania Genealogical Society shall research, cultivate, and preserve the family lineages and history of Transylvania County, NC".

TGS Officers

President: Linda Owen Anders
Vice President: Yvonne McCall Dickson
Treasurer: Cora Fowler Roess

Hours of Operation

Wednesday: 2:00pm - 6:00pm

Additional hours to be announced
and by appointment


189 West Main St
Brevard, NC  28712
(two driveways past the Brevard Post Office in a white two story farm house on left)

Legal Information

It is recommended that all individuals who use this website and/or visit our office, read our Legal Statement.

Mailling Address

Transylvania Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 2347
Brevard, NC  28712

Meeting Agenda

Transylvania Genealogical Society will hold meetings open to the public as well as members quarterly in 2012, at Community Services Building, NC Cooperative Extension's conference room, corner of East Morgan and Gaston Streets, Brevard. Meetings will start with a short business session followed by about 45 minutes with either a member or guest speaker who will share research tips and family information. Everyone will be welcome to stay for a "sharing time" after the formal meeting.

Anyone who would like to volunteer or contribute items for the Genealogy Room please contact Linda Anders, 828-862-8228, or email . Our Current Needs: Genealogy books, database info (gedcom's), etc