John Wynne Speaks At Signal Mountain Genealogical Society Oct. 2

Sunday, September 9, 2018

The Signal Mountain Genealogical Society will meet at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 2, at the Walden Town Hall, 1836 Taft Hwy.

Refreshments will be served followed by a brief business meeting and program.

The speaker for the day will be John Wynne, a Society member and long-time resident of Signal Mountain. His program is entitled, "Abraham Lincoln, his life and assassination." 

Visitors are welcome as always.


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