Milwaukee County Genealogical Society
Welcome to the
Milwaukee County Genealogical Society Website!
Become a member to access the "Members Only" features!
DNA Webinars now available to MCGS members!
MCGS is now ONLINE for membership meetings and beginner genealogy classes.

Take a look at "What's Going On" to stay in the know.
NEW: ROOTSTECH CONNECT 2021 -- Online and Free!

Beginner Genealogy Classes - ONLINE

Next Class: Saturday, October 24, 2020 - Getting Started: Organization and Software
NOT just for Beginners.
See the  NEW SYLLABUS for the 2020-2021 session!
For detailed information on our classes, click the "Genealogy Classes" link on the left of this page.
Note: Check the MCGS website for cancellation of classes, meetings, and programs due to inclement weather.

Coronavirus News

Please be advised that
all MCGS meetings and classes
at the Milwaukee Public Library (MPL)
have been cancelled due to the coronavirus.
The Library is currently open to the public.
Updates will be posted when available.
MCGS is now ONLINE for membership meetings and beginner classes.

Members Section & Login

If you are a member and have not received your login, password and instructions to access the  "Members Section & Login" section, contact Webmaster Lisa Christopherson.

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Federation of Genealogical Societies Member
Wisconsin State Genealogical Societies Member
Milwaukee County Genealogical Society
Founded July 1935

October 3
MCGS Genealogy Booth - 30th Annual Scandinavian Fest - CANCELLED
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October 4
Trip - Salt Lake City, UT - 2020 - CANCELLED
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October 23
October Board Meeting
All those interested are invited to attend. Please contact Lisa Christopherson, MCGS President, if you will be there.

October 23
October Membership Meeting - Robin Foster
MCGS is going virtual! Robin Foster- Owner of Genealogy Just Ask, social Media Maverick in genealogy, will discuss how incorporating Pinterest can enhance your knowledge of genealogy and introduce you to experts. You may have come across Pinterest in your searches relating ...

October 24
Class - More than Just Names: Census Records
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