Join the Delaware Genealogical Society

The Delaware Genealogical Society welcomes all who are interested in family history.  Membership provides a great place to connect with people who share a common interest in genealogy.  Our society offers educational meetings and personal interaction for our local members and Delaware specific records and our collective knowledge of local sources for our more distant members.
 
Member Benefits
 
·         Monthly meetings: September – May
·         Association with a dedicated group of experienced genealogists.
·         Delaware Genealogical Society Journal, published twice a year
·         First State Genealogist, five newsletters a year - access to all issues from 1977 to present
·         One free genealogical query per year published in the newsletter
·         Access to members-only section containing Delaware specific data
·         Connect to others through a web visible surname database
·         Discounts on all DGS Publications
·         Notification of DGS meetings and events
 
How to Join
 
To become a member, you can enroll online and pay via PayPal (using your own PayPal account or a credit card).  Click Online Join at the left of this page under the Become a Member tab and follow the instructions.
Or, download and complete a Membership Application and pay by check (click the button below).  Mail the completed form and check to the address on the form or bring to a Members Meeting.
 
How to Renew
 
To renew a membership at the same level, please log in to the Members section at the left of this page and click on Profile.  Members are able to renew their membership online at the same membership level beginning 45 days before it expires.  If you wish to renew outside this window or change your membership level, please complete a paper membership form (click the button below).  Mail the completed form and check to the address on the form or bring to a Members Meeting.
 

Annual Dues

 

The DGS memberships are anniversary based, yearly memberships expiring 1 year from the month you joined. Membership dues are:

$18 for individuals

$20 for families (two people)

$18 for institutions

 

Questions regarding membership may be sent to the Membership Chairman at membership@delgensoc.org

 
Join or renew now by mail: Membership Application Form