Bosque County Genealogy Society

On behalf of the Bosque County Genealogy Society, we hope the information and tools help you document your family’s history and stories.

The resources you find on this page are for your free use. We welcome you to share links to this page but please do not repost the downloads without prior permission.

Grant P. Ferguson maintains this website, and if you have questions about the downloads or links, please feel free to Contact him.

 


Downloads: Click on the highlighted link to download the file.

  • Timeline and Story Board (Version: MS Word .docx) — A simple form to help you record date ranges, key people, key events, and notes of interest. Save the Zip file to your desktop. The MS Word document is contained within the Zip file. Typically, double-clicking the  Zip file will put the MS Word .docx on your desktop. Then, open the BCGS Timeline and Story Board.docx file in Word. Note: If you are unfamiliar with zip or MS Word files, we suggest you download the PDF version immediately below.
  • Timeline and Story Board (Version: PDF for printing) — A simple form to help you record date ranges, key people, key events, and notes of interest. Save the PDF file to your desktop. The PDF document is ready to print. Open the BCGS Timeline and Story.pdf file in your favorite PDF view (e.g., Adobe Reader).
  • Turn Your Family History into a Spellbinding Story (PDF) — Suggestions and questions to help you identify what can turn mere facts into a story that will be enjoyed by generations to come.

Links: Click on the highlighted link to explore useful writing tools.

  • Evernote.com — An easy to use database for storing research and clipping web pages.
  • Grammarly.com — A writing tool to check spelling, grammar, and readability.
  • Hemingwayapp.com — A writing tool to check spelling, grammar, and readability.