.....PACE FAMILY REUNIONS are in JUNE each year - next reunion - in COLUMBIA, South Carolina - JUNE 2015 - come & enjoy the goings-on - discover / meet cousins ....near & far and share in researching common family lines.....

 
 

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PACE FAMILY GENEALOGY

PACE NETWORK
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The PACE SOCIETY of AMERICA
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THE PACE BULLETIN
a Quarterly Publication
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FOUR TIMES a year
SPRING SUMMER FALL WINTER

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REUNION PICTURES

  1. HENDERSONVILLE-2009
  2. OTHER REUNIONS


MEANING of the names
PACE EGGING - a TRADITION in many lands
- connects with the EASTER SEASON

FIRST MEETINGS of THE PACE SOCIETY
were held in MISSISSIPPI after which, during the first ten years, two meetings were held in WILLIAMSBURG Virginia and one each in CHARLESTON, South Carolina, BILOXI, Mississippi, RALEIGH, North Carolina, ATLANTA, Georgia; ST. LOUIS, Missouri.

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THE PACE BULLETIN- a Quarterly Publication -
mailed to your address FOUR TIMES a year
- SPRING SUMMER FALL WINTER -
with a $25 MEMBERSHIP in the PACE Society

photos of REUNION 2010
at BOZEMAN, Montana June 24 25 26

Annual PACE REUNIONS
- held each JUNE -
are fun times to attend
meet with potential cousins
and share research interests

 

PACE SOCIETY BULLETINS
Volumes 1 & 2 contain

CONTAINS:
State information, Marriages, Census, Family Histories and stories, Court and tax records and odds & ends plus photos and graphs that were contributed by the Editors and the members of the Pace Society (484 page, indexed, hard back).

Life stories, Family relationships, migrations and State information are itemized. The French Connection, the westerly Pace saga and information on the first residents of Jamestown makes interesting reading as well as resource for your own family history


State information, Marriages, Census, Family Histories and stories, Court and tax records and odds & ends plus photos and graphs that were contributed by the Editors and the members of the Pace Society

(484 pages, indexed, hard back)
(502 pages, indexed, hard back)
see our BOOK STORE PAGE

It is our good fortune to belong to one of the oldest families in the UNITED STATES and we can be proud of the fact that the PACES played a part in the founding and development of this nation

from
PACE SOCIETY of AMERICA
Bulletin - Volume I
Compiled by Freda Reid Turner

AVAILABLE - ORDER FORM

The SOCIETY's PURPOSE
shall be to promote the science
of genealogy as it concerns
the PACE Family in America
....and ELSEWHERE in the world.

THIS SHALL BE ACHIEVED
through educational and research programs
and projects which discover, preserve, produce
and publish genealogical and historical information
on the PACE family.

TWO MAIN OBJECTIVES
WERE ADOPTED in 1967

  • 1- To publish a BULLETIN - quarterly newsbooklet in an effort to assemble data on earlier PACES and transmit it to MEMBERS

  • 2- To provide a means of bringing present day cousins together by means of an ANNUAL MEETING or FAMILY REUNION

 
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My FIRST REUNION VISIT
I attended my first reunion in 1999
at HENDERSONVILLE, North Carolina

There is something very special about walking into a room full of people who you have never seen before and being treated like family. Then, too, is the special pleasure of meeting and getting to know all the people who have built the Society and kept it running and to finally attach a face to the name.

I was very surprised to find that the membership has a good mixture of age groups. I'm making plans to attend the reunion next year in Williamsburg VA and hope to take most of my family with me.

My final impression about this and other reunions is that we need these meeting more than we know. Just as we need to attend our local genealogical society monthly meetings. Most of us labor in isolation. We spend too much time in libraries, archives or our basement offices. Our immediate family does not understand or appreciate our love of history in general much less our propensity to spend more time with the dead than with them.

At least once a year we need to get together, to just to be together. While we can tour and meet and share new information, I believe the most important benefit is just being together.
I hope to see you next year in Salt Lake City.

 
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  1. JOHN of M (Middlesex County, Virginia) and brother GEORGE
    ..... whose descendency is known in ENGLAND to this day
  2. MEMORIAL TOUR
    ..... REMEMBERING PEOPLE who helped make The PACE SOCIETY what it is today
  3. REUNION TOUR
    ..... some recent previous events

SOME LOCATIONS of PACE FAMILY REUNIONS in the recent past years

 

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