Welcome to the Minnesota Genealogical Society, Minnesota's largest and most comprehensive family history research organization. Whether you have Minnesota connections or not, we invite you to join us in pursuit of your family history.
We are a 100% Volunteer
organization. Delays may occur when sending requests. For LibraryHours
, please see our Library Page
2018 Writing Contest is Open
You are invited to enter the Minnesota Genealogical Society Family History Writing Competition.
Entries are due July 1, 2018.
Winners announced at the North Star Conference.
North Star Genealogy Conference
Registration Opening June 9
Make your plans to attend the 2018 version of Minnesota's premier genealogy event. Registration is scheduled to open June 9 for the 11th Annual North Star Genealogy Conference 5-6 October at the Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West Hotel in Plymouth, Minnesota. For detailed conference information, visit the North Star 2018
MGS Dues Have Increased
Membership dues for the Society have remained the same for many years! The Board voted to increase our dues effective Jan 1, 2018.
Individual 1-year membership USD 40.00 (was USD 35.00).
Family 1-year membership USD 60.00 (was USD 45.00).
Young Adult 1-year membership USD 20.00 (was USD 18.00).
A 1-year Subscription to the MGS journal, "Minnesota Genealogist" (no other membership benefits are included) USD 25.00 (was USD 20.00, 35.00 option was eliminated)
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