|Posted By:||sybil dixon|
|Subject:||Thames, Tims, Timms organizational meeting / reunion|
|Post Date:||September 06, 2002 at 08:01:44|
|Forum:||Oktibbeha County, MS Genealogy Forum|
Dear Thames, Tims, Timms Researcher,
A combination reunion and organizational meeting is being planned for
April 4 & 5, 2003 in Gastonia, NC.
The purpose of the meeting on 4 April is to form an organization of
descendants and researchers of the surnames Tims, Timms, Thames, Timbs,
Thanes and any other variant spelling of these names. The purpose of the
organization is to share family information, produce a newsletter, provide
query service and establish a permanent depository of research on these
families so that future generations will have the benefit of research
which has already been done.
The purpose of the meeting on 5 April is to vote on options developed at
the April 4 meeting and to visit and get to know our cousins even though some
of us spell our ancestral name slightly different. We can share pictures and family
The location in Gastonia is a meeting hall in a Church equipped with a
kitchen and there is a copy machine available. Several well known motels
and restaurants and a shopping center are located within 5 miles of the
church. Gastonia is located on Interstate 85 near Charlotte, N.C. where
there is a major airport only 15 miles away.
The organizing committee is in the process of negotiating special motel
rates for these meetings and we need everyone who is interested in
attending one or both meetings to send to the address below the following
Please pass the word to any others who may be interested.
Kind of room needed (single, double, twin, queen, king bed
Would you want to share a room with another person?
Do you prefer a one day meeting instead of 2 days?
If you cannot attend the meetings are you interested in membership in
Please respond right away in order to assist in getting the best possible
Send response to annetteTadler@carolina.rr.com or snail mail'
1827 Kingston Dr
Gastonia, NC 28052
If you have questions please send them to the same address