About Us


The Society shall promote and encourage an interest in genealogy, history, and biography among its members and the general public.Objectives of the Society shall be to:

  • Locate, publish, and safeguard public and private genealogical records.
  • Encourage and instruct others in genealogical research through individual mentoring, the sharing of information, workshops, and other educational means.
  • Procure and/or distribute genealogical or historical material for educational purposes, the proceeds of which, if any, are to be used exclusively for the expressed purpose of this organization.

The Society shall be organized and operated as a non-profit organization, according to Section 501 (c)(4) of the United States Internal Revenue Code.

Operating Year: July 2023 – June 2024

Executive Board

President:Edward Maurus
Vice President &
Program Chair:
Secretary:Thomas Koselka
Treasurer:Linus Drogs

Committee Chairs

Publicity:Elena Lovelace

Appointed Positions

Archivist & Ancestor Charts:Stephanie Herm
Dearborn Museum Guild Rep:Edward Maurus
Historian:Edward Maurus
Librarian:Nancy Taylor
Michigan Genealogical Council:Thomas Koselka
Michigan Genealogical Council:vacant
Newsletter Editor:Karen Faaleolea
Query Research:James Abercrombie
Webmaster:Thomas Koselka