The Schürch Family Association of North America


John S. Shirk Memorial Heritage Award



This award has been established in honour and memory of the late John S. Shirk, 1916 - 2008, who made multifaceted contributions to the Schürch Family Association. The purpose of the award is to recognize an outstanding contribution on the part of any Schürch descendant that contributes to, encourages, or advances our understanding of our Schürch heritage, and to encourage participation in the Schürch Family Association, particularly among younger people.


Recipients

August 11, 2012 Justin K. Houser

August 2, 2014 Thomas A. Sherk

August 6, 2016
René Schürch




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What's New?

Reunion 2018 - Save the Date!
The next Schürch Reunion is being held in Lewisburg, PA - a location we have not used before.
The dates: July 27 - 29, 2018
Go to Reunions for booking information.

April 2017 Newsletter Excerpts
Go to the Newsletter menu and click on the Newsletter Excerpts link

Reunion 2016 Commemorative Issue on Sale

If you already receive the newsletter, then you should have received this special issue. If you do not have a subscription to the Schürch newsletter, then you can order a copy of this special issue, highlighting the reunion in 2016 in Waterloo, Ontario. Send your order to the correct treasurer and Cary, the editor, will send out a copy.

American Treasurer: Jack Sherick
49 Lovel Court, Apt C Nutley, NJ 07110
Email: sci5teach322@yahoo.com

Canadian Treasurer: Laurine Mills
1750 Killaly St. E., Port Colborne, ON L3K 5V3
Email: estherlmills@aol.com

Newsletter Excerpts online
Go to the Newsletter menu.

Reunion 2016 is Over

Watch for photo updates on this site



Schürch Database is online!

The Schürch family database, in its most current form, is now online at two sites: wc.rootsweb.com/~schurch122615
(This tree, at RootsWeb, is free for all to view.)

http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/86535234/family
(For Ancestry.com subscribers)

Updated Booklist on Site

An updated book list is on this site. In the menu across the top, look under Historical Committee, Research Resources, Books related to the Schürch Family


Schürch Photo Gallery is up and Running


For more information about this project go to Photo Gallery Project page in the menu.