Dearborn Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 1112    |    Dearborn, Michigan  48121-1112
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Welcome! Dearborn Genealogical Society

The Dearborn Genealogical Society serves the Cities of Dearborn and Dearborn Heights in Wayne County, Michigan and the surrounding area.
Founded in 1966, the Dearborn Genealogical Society recently celebrated 50 years of serving genealogists in the community and those with roots in the Dearborn, Springwells, Greenfield, Fordson, and the Dearborn Township area.

New meeting location!

Beginning in September 2017, the Dearborn Genealogical Society will normally be meeting at the Caroline Kennedy Library, 24590 George Street, Dearborn Heights. Please check the webiste prior to a meeting or program to verify the meeting location.

Now at the Dearborn Public Library

Now available at the Dearborn Public Library for on-site use -- and in home use with your Dearborn Public Library card! Every page in every issue printed of the Detroit Free Press!

Newsletter information

The Society publishes a newsletter quarterly (September, December, March, and June) which includes genealogical news, historical articles, new book notes, queries, and special features. Members are encouraged to submit items for publication.

Mail newsletter items to:
Newsletter Editor
P.O. Box 1112
Dearborn, MI 48121-1112

or email to

Michigan Genealogical Council
Michigan Genealogical Council Federation of Genealogical Societies War of 1812 Contributor

April 25
Genealogy Help at the Library
Are you interested in exploring your family's past? Members of the Dearborn Genealogical Society will once again be available to help you research your family using and other websites. Our members will be on site at the John F Kennedy Public Library to help you use resources available at the library ...
April 25
An Evening With Edsel Ford II
Edsel Ford II will be talking about the 115-year history of Ford Motor Company at a lecture being held on April 25th at the Henry Ford Centennial Library at 6:00 PM. Tickets for the event will cost $15 and can be bought ahead of time at the museum or online ...
April 26
Colonial New England Research -- Cynthia Grostick
Do you have colonial ancestors from the states that make up what we call New England? If so, then this is the class for you. Learn about the resources available on both sides of the pond to help in researching your colonial ancestors. Join us as Cynthia Grostick presents Colonial New England ...
May 17
Annual Heritage Dinner
Join us for a very enlightening and entertaining evening on The History of "Jacktown" Michigan's First State Prison. Judy Gail Krasnow, our presenter who resides at the Now Armory Arts Village sometimes called the Firery Redhead has a passion for storytelling. She gives tours of the prison giving the juicier stories ...
May 31
DGS Yard Sale
Corner of Olmstead and Nowlin,  East of Outer Drive and South of Michigan.