Bob researches the BRANHAM, CORBIN, LOTSPEICH, and PERKINS family lines. A Corbin-Sanders-Harrison Friendship Reunion is held annually on the last Sunday in April at the Bessie Mitchell meeting facility at 411 South Ball St in Grapevine, Texas.Bob Branham was elected Secretary of the Grapevine Reunion in 2003, and has transcribed Minutes of Grapevine Reunions from 1926 thru 2004 available for purchase.A Corbin Family Reunion is held each year on the second Sunday in June in Durant, Oklahoma.Another Corbin Family Reunion is held on the Sunday before Labor Day near Morristown, Tennessee.
Ineta researches the HAMILTON, HUDLER, SKINNER, and THIGPEN family lines. A Thigpen Cousins Reunion is held on even years in varying locations dependent on the Host Cousins that year. In 1998 it was held at the Embassy Suites in Abilene, Texas on Memorial Day weekend (May 23-24).There were over 40 relatives present from the oldest, age 87, to the youngest, age 2 1/2.The 2000 Reunion was hosted by Bob and Ineta and in Granbury, Texas on the Memorial Day weekend.The 2002 Reunion was hosted by Adrin and Terry Fletcher at the Ramada Inn in Abilene, Texas.The 2004 Reunion was hosted By Jim and Peggy Strickland on Saturday and Sunday, May 29-30, at the Courtyard Marriott in Abilene, Texas.The 2006 Reunion is scheduled ro be hosted by Don and Debbie Thigpen at a time and place to be announced.
Please contact us by E-mail at BobBranham@aol.com or InetaFB@aol.com for additional information on any of these family lines or reunions.
We are members in both the Dallas and Fort Worth Genealogical Societies. Pedigree Charts for some of our family lines have been included in "Generations", a five volume paper-back set published by the Fort Worth Genealogical Society.