National Genealogical Society

NGS Announces Research Trip to Allen County Public Library

Fort Wayne, Indiana 18-22 August 2015
Do you want to do research at one of the largest genealogical libraries in the Midwest? Registration now Open! Read More..




National Genealogical Society Launches NGS Monthly
A New Digital Publication

The National Genealogical Society (NGS) launched NGS Monthly, a new digital publication that, each month, will feature a selection of original articles on genealogical methodology, research techniques, sources, and the latest news from NGS. Published mid-month starting after the February launch, NGS Monthly was created to replace the Society's older newsletter, What's Happening, with a new content and design strategy. Read More.

National Genealogical Society Appoints New Executive Director

The Board of Directors of the National Genealogical Society (NGS) announced the appointment of Edward Grandi as the Society’s Executive Director. Grandi joins NGS to help further their mission to promote genealogical excellence by helping enthusiasts improve their skills. Read More.


NGS 2015 Family History Conference

Registration Is Now Open for the 2015 NGS Family History Conference - REGISTER NOW

The full conference program for the NGS 2015 Family History Conference in St. Charles, Missouri is available in a sixteen-page registration brochure. The online version of the St. Charles NGS Family History Conferenceprogram is also available and fully searchable.


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New Course! Researching Your Revolutionary War Ancestors

In Researching Your Revolutionary War Ancestors, author Craig Roberts Scott, cgSM*, fuga introduces you to numerous US records created for, during, and after the war for those who fought for independence and provides you with strategies to identify and locate information for an ancestor living at the time of the war.


Genealogy and the Law 

Order your copy today of this essential guide to genealogical  research. The National Genealogical Society presents this important work as part of its Special Topic series. Learn more.

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