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Member Achievements

John Parkerson

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The Florida State Genealogical Society is pleased to announce that John Parkerson of Ormond Beach is a recipient of the 2014 Genealogy Outstanding Achievement Award, presented at the 2014 FSGS Annual Conference in Gainesville, Florida on Saturday, March 29. FSGS is dedicated to promoting excellence in the field of genealogy. This award is presented to an individual, society, or institution to recognize contributions toward the promotion of genealogy in Florida.John Parkerson joined the Halifax Genealogical Society in 1994, soon after it was organized. He has served the Society in numerous capacities since that time, including: President; Editor of GenNews, the Society’s newsletter; Director of Membership; and Treasurer. John aided in the Society’s growth to over 119 members and served as ex officio parliamentarian throughout the years. He conducted considerable genealogy research on his own and his wife’s families before retiring to Florida. Since that time he has helped numerous others in the Society with their research.John stepped down from administrative responsibilities at the end of 2013, and it is our pleasure to recognize his contribution to the Halifax Genealogical Society’s activities over the years.

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