Berrien County Genealogical Society
Amelia Island Genealogical Society
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Berrien County Genealogical Society Website!
Located in the Southwestern Corner of Michigan's Lower Pennisula
We hope you will realize the benefits in joining our society, whether your research is focused on Berrien County or some other area.  Browse our website, attend our meetings, and generally get to know us.  Check out our schedule of upcoming events, and then plan to attend if you have the opportunity. We look forward to having you as our newest member.
We hope you enjoy our redesigned website!  We are in the process of adding Member Only content which will include select Berrien County death records and cemetery information.
Our Website will continue to evolve as we adapt to the many opportunities available to share content and information with our membership using an online presence.
Please visit our Facebook pageMember Blog, or E-mail  your ideas and interests to us at  We request your input to help shape our meetings and programs, website content, and collaborative opportunities
Thank you for your continued support.
If you are already a Member
The Mission of Berrien County Genealogical Society
We promote interest, education, and good research practices in genealogy, as well as to gather, house and publish related materials, inclusive of original records.

Register now for membership in the Berrien County Genealogical Society.  Download the Membership Form to mail in your payment or view the Membership page to see the many benefits of joining our Society.

July 28
Part 2: Sourcing your Research - Beyond Vital Records by Patsy Miller
  July Workshop: This workshop will be a continuation of the Sourcing your Reserach that was taught in May.  Come and ...

August 18
Keeping up in the 21st Century
  October Workshop: Description:  Learn how to use 2015 technology to be successful in Family research.  Setting up Family History ...

August 25
Using Facebook and Web Sites for Family History
This workshop will show you advantages of using Facebook for Family History.  You will be able to set up your ...

October 20
The Write Stuff
  October Meeting: Roots Tech Video: Leaving a Recorded Legacy; Personal Histories, Journals, Diaries, and Letters.  Valerie Elkins (All ...

October 27
Writing your Personal History So That Others Will Want to Read it!
  October Workshop:   Description: In this workshop you will be inspired by ideas on how to write your personal ...

November 17
Deciphering the information from your DNA Results
  Bring your DNA results to this meeting.  The presentation will help you understand the results of your test.   ...

November 24
No Workshop This Month
There will be no workshop in November - Happy Thanksgiving.