Central California Chapter - AHSGR
3233 N. West Avenue
Fresno, California 93705-3402

Telephone    559/ 229-8287
FAX              559/ 229-6078

Info@AHSGRFR-CentralCal.org 


Board of Directors - 2014

PRESIDENT:
Patti Kelly
3328 East Farrin Avenue
Fresno, CA  93726-4404
(559) 229-5567
rpkelly@cvip.net

1ST VICE PRESIDENT:
Connie Coberly
3966 North Kavanagh Avenue
Fresno, CA  93705-2206
(559)229-0792

2nd VICE PRESIDENT:
Donna Stock
4885 North Backer Avenue
Fresno, CA  93726-7505
(559)289-8675

SECRETARY:
Sharon Robertson
2137 Holt
Sanger, CA  93657-2012
(559) 875-9406
sakister08@gmail.com

TREASURER:
Mike Newkirk
4916 East Fillmore Avenue
Fresno, CA 93717
(559)225-1338

BOUTIQUE:
Connie Coberly
3966 North Kavanagh Avenue
Fresno, CA  93705-2226
(559) 229-0792

FOLKLORE/MUSEUM:
Judy Johnson
2077 San Gabriel Avenue
Clovis, CA  93611-4164
(559) 291-6464
jjposca@sbcglobal.net

GENEALOGY/COMPUTER:
Rick Stock
4885 North Backer Avenue
Fresno, CA  93726-7505
(559)289-8675
rickstock@gmail.com

HISTORIAN:
Catherine (Cat) Hadrian
2221 Oak Street
Selma, CA  93662-2447
(559)891-1336

LIBRARIAN:
Judy Johnson
2077 San Gabriel Avenue
Clovis, CA  93611-4164
(559) 291-6464
jjposca@sbcglobal.net

MEMBERSHIP:
Donna Hadrian
2221 Oak Street
Selma, CA  93662-9620
(559) 891-1336
maching-dbear@att.net

NEWSLETTER:
Mary Jura
2077 San Gabriel Avenue
Clovis, CA  93611-4164
(559) 291-6464
megiura@sbcglobal.net

PUBLICITY:
Laura Simon
4714 West Caldwell Avenue, Apt. B
Visalia, CA  93277-9308
(559) 636-8493

WAYS AND MEANS:
Board of Directors





VISIT THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA CHAPTER'S
GENEALOGY RESEARCH LIBRARY AND MUSEUM
3233 North West Avenue, Fresno, CA 93705-3402
In Person or by :
Phone: 559-229-8287
Fax: 559-229-6078
E-mail: Info@AHSGRFR-CentralCal.org  

Research fees are:
$5.00 per half hour time
.15 cents a page for regular photocopies
$1.00 per page for Declarations of Intent
.80 cents per page for color photocopies

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ITEMS FOR SALE AND RESEARCH:  ( click for printable order sheet )

FRESNO CITY AND COUNTY VITAL STATISTICS:

BIRTH, DEATHS & MARRIAGES

Copied , published and sold by Central California Chapter Members

Now available on CD for the years 1873 thru about 1975, in two formats: Microsoft Excel Format and Microsoft Works Data Base Format. If your family lived in Fresno during those years, you will want to have this CD for your files.

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EMMA'S THESIS

Written in 1926 when many of us were not thinking about writing about our families. This book will give insight and meaning to what our ancestors did and why. Get this outstanding work written by Emma Schwabenland Haynes who was one of the founding AHSGR board members and also named our organization the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia. This remarkable lady knew we needed to preserve our heritage. You will not be disappointed. Published and sold by Central California Chapter of AHSGR.

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KUKKUS - A GERMAN VILLAGE ON THE VOLGA

by Betty Engel Muradian, Kukkus Village coordinator

A collection of pictures, folklore and information dealing with the village of Kukkus. Published and sold by the Central California Chapter of AHSGR.

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AHSGR - CENTRAL CALIFORNIA CHAPTER COOKBOOK
Price of the CCC Cookbook is: $15.00 plus $2.50 for postage and handling.

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BUTTONS: With Four German Sayings

16 different sayings for $1.00 each

These are great buttons for the AHSGR Conventions.

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RESEARCH LIBRARY RESOURCES:

FRESNO, CALIFORNIA: CITY AND COUNTY RECORDS

FOR GERMAN-RUSSIAN SURNAMES:

A. Declarations of Intent to become Citizens in Fresno County.

B. Birth, Death and Marriage records in Fresno City & County for German-Russian surnames.

C. Church records for the following Churches in Fresno County:

Free Evangelical Lutheran Cross Church, Fresno, CA 

(In German and some translated) 

Third Congregational Church, Fresno, CA 

(1909 --1941) 

Salem Evangelical Free Church, Sanger, CA 

(1908 -1977) 

Evangelical Lutheran St. Paul's Church, Fresno, CA 

(1913- 1928 - not translated from German) 

(1954- 1986 - translated - Baptisms, Confirmations, Marriages, Funerals)

Evangelical Lutheran St. Paul's Church, Sanger, CA 

(1906-1948 - not translated from German) 

United Church of Christ, Biola, CA 

(1921- 1977)

 Wartburg Church, Fresno, CA

Zion Congregational Church, Fresno, CA 

(1910- 1925 - Births) (1904- 1914 - Confirmations) 

(1900-1922 - Marriages) 

(Book 1 Part 1 - not translated from German) 

(Books 2 & 3 - 1927 to 1977 - Marriages) 

(1926- 1953 - Births) 

(1927- 1977 - Deaths) 

(1966- 1977 - Baptisms)

D. Funeral Home Records from the following in Fresno, CA:

Stephen & Bean Chapel - 1911-1949 and 1968 - 1996 (missing years 1950-1967) 

Lisle Funeral Home - 1912 - 1948 and 1949 - 1990 

Thomas Robinson Mortuary, Selma, CA 1950- 1992

E. 1910 Fresno County Census 

F. 1920 Fresno County Census - German-Russian Surnames 

G. Fresno County Records - Mt. View Cemetery 

H. Passenger lists to USA 

I. Passenger list - Germany to Russia - 1764 - 1767 - Villages A-K 

J. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga 

K. German Russian history books 

L. Family history books 

M. Village history books - Volga - Black - etc. 

N. Obit files 

O. Maps of Villages in Russia

P. "Germans From Russia In Russell County, Kansas
1910 United States Census"  1996

"The Records of St. Paul's German Evangelical Lutheran Church-
Rocky Ford, Colorado"  1996

"Wiesenmuller-Original Settlers"  1997

"The Records of Immanuel German Congregational Church-
Rocky Ford, Colorado"  1996

All Are Jeruslan Nachrichten Publications

Extractions from census data by Betsy Miley Sutton

St. Paul's records transcribed by Milly Schafer Miley

Computer work & printing by Susan Beckman Kottwitz

With special thanks to Betty Miley Ashley & Ruth Muth Grenard

Wiesenmuller researched by Vlad Soshnikov, RAGAS

Immanuel Church records transcribed in part by Betty Miley Ashley



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