05 March 2010

SCGS Volunteer Spotlight: Peggy Schulz

Peggy Schulz keeps very busy as the Society's Financial Secretary, Library volunteer, and a valuable member of the Jamboree registration team. She fulfills mail orders and distributes all website orders.

In the past, she has served on the Board of Directors, processed bulk mailings and served as Volunteer Coordinator. Peggy has been instrumental in compiling and producing several publications, including cemetery and death record indices and a family history book.

She was born in Los Angeles, grew up in Houston, lived briefly in Gardena, and has lived in Sherman Oaks for 43 years. Her daughters and their families are in Pasadena and Glendale, and her son lives in Oakland. Her favorite pastimes are genealogy, genealogy and genealogy!

She is chasing the following ancestor surnames: Jayred, Jones, Bierce, Gates, Lock, Taylor, Faries, Hayes, Carey, Whiting, Conant, Lyon, Morris, Conover, Douglas, Page, Duffy, Dod, Star, Hide, Carter, Manley, Hartshorn, Turner, Foote, Lee, Humphreys, Lewis, Wooley, Brown, Spencer, Matthews, Dunkerton, Robinson, Gard, Hayden, Perine, Huntington, Webb, Alden, Price, Howland, Brewster, Fuller, Freeman, Ford, Pierce, Sturtevant, Cushman, Fuller, Sampson, Carter, Lucas, Nettleton, Woodmansee, Hunt, Clark, Janes, Hinsdale, Thacher, Gray, Bridgman, Curtis. Peggy says that those are all names in her family, and she has also researcher her husband's family, her sons-in-law's, and several friends'.

1 comment:

  1. Peggy,
    It is volunteers like you who make societies like SCGS successful. I hope you have time to stop by the California Genealogical Society and Library in Oakland the next time you visit your son!