• Georgia Genealogical Society

    We began in 1964 with the goal to raise the standards of genealogical research throughout the state with education programs, workshops, and the publication of genealogical data for public use.

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Your Resource for Genealogical Research

The Georgia Genealogical Society is passionate about our mission to raise the bar on genealogical research in the state of Georgia. We are a non-profit organization, dedicated to providing resources to assist in the collection and preservation of historical records. We do this through offering educational programs, workshops, publications, and more.

We invite you to research, discover and share with us!

Upcoming Seminar:

 2nd Quarterly Educational Series; *VIRTUAL* Picnic with the Georgia Archives!

*Free and open to the public*

 The 1950 U.S. Census: Are You Ready?


Presented by nationally-known genealogy professional, Thomas MacEntee!

Overview of the 1950 US Census

The 1950 US Census Form

The Release of 1950 US Census Data to the Public

How to Prepare for the 1950 US Census

Volunteer Projects for 1950 US Census

How To Stay Informed about the 1950 US Census Release

Join us via Zoom on Saturday, June 5, 2021

Register Here!

GGS COVID-19 Update

The Georgia Genealogical Society Board of Directors is closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation and will be following guidelines established by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) as well as the U.S. Federal and the Georgia State Government.  

The health and safety of our members and volunteers are our priority. Thank you for your understanding.


As a member, you have access to resources and research in our exclusive online library. We have rare materials, history and stories that you won't find elsewhere. All exclusively for members.

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We pride ourselves on being a leading source of research on Georgia genealogy and history. Our materials are donated and provided as a labor of love by our members and friends.

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