Picture Caption: Jackson County Carter Families are Descendants of Thomas Carter II
Historic Granville will have its 4th Genealogy Festival on April 9, 2016. The featured family of our 2016 Festival will be the Carter Family. Since last years festival our Exhibition Center has been completed with a new Genealogy Section. Bob Brown has recently built wonderful bookcases for our Genealogy Section.This years festival family booths will be in our new center with all booths inside. We do ask each person wanting to have a family booth to please pre-register with us by completing attached form.Our featured speakers at Methodist Church will be as follows: Bob Brown – “Carter Family Research”, Carter Harris – “Carter Society”, Theresa White – “Importance of Going a Society and Beginning Genealogy”, Prof. Carolyn Powell – “Taking Care of Tombstones“, Megan Adkinson – “Archiving at Home”, Authors of Upper Cumberland speaking on their books and doing book signing.The following speakers will speak at Granville United Methodist Church:9:00 a.m. Robert Brown-Carter Society Research,10:00 Carter Harris- Carter Society,11:00 Theresa White- Importance of Joining a Society and Beginning Genealogy,1:00 Prof. Carolyn Powell- Properly Taking Care of Tombstones,3:00 Megan Alkinson- How to do your Archiving at Home. The Carter Family will have a family reunion lunch at a large tent by Sutton General Store- reservations can be made by contacting Robbie Adcock 615-228-8742 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.