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.


Registration is now open for our 2019 Annual Heritage Dinner
You are invited to join us for our Annual Heritage DInner, Thursday, May 16, 2019, from 6:00-8:30 pm at the
Carl E. Stitt Post 232. American Legion Hall, 23850 Military Rd, Dearborn Heights.

Our program is The Corktown Experience Then and Now with Timothy McKay.
Corktown, one of the earliest neighborhoods in Detroit has witnessed a rebirth. Join us tonight to hear special lecturer Timothy McKay tell us of Corktown's past, present, and future including the train station. Timothy McKay is part of Corktown Experience.

Cost of the Dinner is $20 for a buffet dinner featuring meat and vegetarian options.
Advance registration is required by Monday, May 13.
Doors will open at 5:15 pm. This event is open to the public.


Meeting location!

The Dearborn Genealogical Society meets at the Caroline Kennedy Library, 24590 George Street, Dearborn Heights. Please check the website 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 info@dgsmi.org



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


Events
April 24
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 ancestry.com and other websites. Our members will be on site at the Caroline Kennedy Public Library to help you use resources available at the library to ...
April 25
Using Online Resources -- Cynthia Grostick
Has your research hit a brick wall?  Are you searching online databases?  Are you getting ready to head out to a research repository / courthouse?  It is always good to do a little homework before tackling that database or record group in order to make the most of your valuable ...
April 26
Spring Banjo Concert
The Dearborn Historical Museum's springtime banjo concert is returning to the Ross House lawn on April 26th at 1 PM!   Admission is free though donations will be cheerfully accepted.
May 6
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 ancestry.com 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 ...
May 16
Annual Heritage Dinner
Program: The Corktown Experience Then and Now with Timothy McKay   Corktown, one of the earliest neighborhoods in Detroit has witnessed a rebirth. Join us tonight to hear special lecturer Timothy McKay tell us of Corktown's past, present, and future including the train station. Timothy McKay is part of Corktown ...