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Welcome to the Delaware Genealogical Society, a place for all genealogists
to meet and share their knowledge and experiences.  The Society endeavors to be
the primary source of information about Delaware families, as well as a trusted
provider of genealogical education and assistance for all of our members.
This mission is accomplished through our monthly seminar program, a Society
newsletter, a twice yearly Society Journal, the DGS Delaware Families blog and this
website which contains general Delaware guidance for all and Delaware specific
content in a Members Only section. This web site is for you, the membership, and
we look forward to your input to ensure it meets your needs.

The Delaware Families Blog is Live!
If you haven't done so already, take a few minutes and visit the new DGS Blog, featuring tips and information of particular interest to family historians living and working in Delaware. You can access the blog from the menu on the left of this page.
October 15
Genealogy Resources at the University of Delaware
Rebecca Knight, of UD’s Reference and Instructional Services, will tell us about Genealogy and History resources at the University of Delaware (http://, as well as ...
November 15
Geographic Timelines Part I: 18th Century Rural Genealogy

Kimberly F.B. Bucklaw will show us how to use timelines and geographic clues from a variety of records (taxes, deeds, court records etc.) to ...
December 13
December Social
Come share refreshments and genealogy fellowship!  All are welcome to share a brief family story, talk about a family artifact, share a holiday tradition ...