Join the Virtual Genealogical Society – it’s new!
- Would you like to attend national conferences or local meetings but traveling is just impossible?
- Do you prefer to attend webinars and other events online to learn and socialize with genealogists?
- Would you like to meet international genealogists, especially ones working in other countries where you research?
began with the recognition that many family history enthusiasts are merging technology and globalization in their genealogical pursuits. We aim to provide a forum for genealogists to connect, network, and mentor with genealogists around the world through monthly meetings online, webinars, social networking, annual conferences, and in-person meet-ups at conferences, institutes and events around the world.
Become an early adopter like Sassy Jane and join the Virtual Genealogical Society.
With your $20 annual membership, you receive:
Recorded monthly webinars by nationally-known speakers
Live chat with featured speakers in members-only Facebook group
Discounts on genealogy software, databases, publications and products
Annual virtual conference member discount
Monthly newsletter emailed to you
Members-only Facebook group for networking, mentoring, and socializing
Access to Special Interest Group (SIG) discussions and handouts
Fillable PDF forms for family history research
We believe in the power of genealogists getting together. The Virtual Genealogical Society urges you to join and support genealogical societies, both where you live and where you’re researching. Your local or regional genealogical society may offer:
Access to unique local databases, records, and indexes
Monthly meetings, SIGs, and seminars
Local mentors who volunteer to help other genealogists
Field trips to area repositories and cemeteries
Make friends with people who share your interest in the past
Guides to genealogy holdings at local libraries