Local & Family History

Our Dietert Historical Archives department is filled with excellent resources, whether you use our library materials or whether you access our online databases. Please stop by during library business hours and we'll be glad to assist you.

A Celebration of Christian Bergmann

The library recently hosted a program to celebrate the donation of the collected letters of Christian Friedrich Bergmann. Herr Bergmann chronicled his immigrant journey from Saxony to the new world, settling in Kendall County to build a new life. The letters are a part of our permanent collection of the library‚Äôs Dietert Historical Archives. You can find out more about this German pioneer








Many of our resources are listed below:

  • To contact the Genealogical Society of Kendall County, please visit their website at Family History Place.
    To contact the Boerne Area Historical Preservation Society, please visit their website at BAHPS.