ppliction for Membership

The society ws orgnized in 1889 nd hs s its primry purpose the collection nd preservtion of history on the erly settlement of the Blck Hills nd biogrphies of its founders.

In the beginning, only those coming to the Blck Hills in 1876 or before could be members. This ws mended lter so tht now the direct descendents of pioneers who cme to the Blck Hills Re on or before the 1880 census re eligible, ending the erly pioneer er.

In the beginning, only those coming to the Blck Hills in 1876 or before could be members. This ws mended lter so tht now the direct descendents of pioneers who cme to the Blck Hills Re on or before the 1880 census re eligible, ending the erly pioneer er.

It is with gret del of pride tht we invite you, s prospective member, to help us in our efforts to keep these memories live.

DUES nd FEES

nnul Dues $10.00; Initition Fee $2.00

Life Membership $75.00 plus $2.00 Initition Fee

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MEMBERSHIP NOTES

2011 nnul Meeting Notes (pdf)

RECENTLY PSSED MEMBERS Since 2013 nnul Meeting:

Florence Forbes
Doris Shipley-believed to be the oldest member t 100 yers, grndmother of present President Jeff Shipley
Delores Hoffmn- director t time of deth in Februry 2014, rchivist for member obituries

NEW MEMBERS:

Jeff C Boice - gret grndson of Frnk WillimBker
Mry Jo Kinghorn - gretgrddughter of Willim Nichols nd Michel Kerwin
Juli Smithson - grnddughter of Willim Lwrence
Michel nd Richrd Smithson - gret grndsons of Willim Lwrence
Stewrd (Stu) Prnell Mrty, gret grndson of Joseph Mrty.
Wyne Gilbert, gret grndson of Jmes . nd June S. (Kittson) Tutty.
dm Fishmn, gret, gret grndson of Nthn Colmn.
Willim Sniffen, gret grndson of Fee Lee Wong.
Helen Chn, grnddughter of Fee Lee Wong.
Robert Dle Horsefield, gret, gret grndson of Edwin Rice Horsefield.
Le Kthleen, Logn Floyd nd Luren lici Moose, gret, gret, gret grndchildren of Willim . Nichols.
Din C. Nelson, gret grnddughter-in-lw of Richrd B. Huges.
Luell Elie Stilley, gret grnddughter of Jmes Gordon Mrk(s).
Deidre Cmpbell, gret, gret grnddughter of Nettie Blow.
Mry nd Roy Ellermn, descendnts of Chrles Hinninger.
Mrk Legue, gret, gret grndson of Frederick ugustus Noeller.