Welcome to
            San Diego Genealogical Society



Discover Your Family History 


SDGS Officers

If you have questions or issues please contact the correct Board Member for information: 


David Tooley

1st VP Programs:

Cynthia Ehrlich  

2nd VP Membership: 

Anne Turhollow




Joann Orendurff

Past President:Diane Lott
Webmaster:    Regina Gigl


Fall Seminar

September 9, 2017


Judy Russell


Session 1: Where there Is-or-Isn't a Will

Session 2:  NARA Mythbusters: Your Family IS in the Archives

Session 3:  More than Just Names: Advanced US Census Research

Session 4:  When Worlds Collide: Resolving Conflicts in Genealogical Research

9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Check-in: 8:00 AM


Marina Village, Captain’s Room

1936 Quivira Way, San Diego, CA  92109



All are welcome to attend this seminar. Your fee includes seminar handouts, welcome coffee and tea with pastries, and lunch. The link for registration is found above. 

Registration for the Fall Seminar in September is now open. Click here to register.

Registration for Genealogy Day in October is now open. Click here for the flier.

Please click here for information on research trips planned  in 2018. 


The Newsletter would like to share the stories, finds, and remembrances of our members’ family histories. Do you have a memory that you would be willing to share? Photographs, short and long memories — all are welcome.

San Diego Genealogical Society's Membership


If you would like to become a member please click here for our online form or you may download our paper form to print and mail us with a check.


Current members may log into their profile to renew their membership and pay online or you may renew via our paper form and mail us a check. 

Memberships: Individual $30 or Family $50

Gold, Silver and Platinum memberships available. 

Become a member!



Cindee Feaver

Sharon Miller

Suzanne Sheridan

Blythe Stokes

Upcoming events

23 Aug 2017 10:30 AM • Family History Center, 4195 Camino del Rio S., San Diego 92108
25 Aug 2017 • TBD
09 Sep 2017 9:00 AM • Marina Village, Captain’s Room, 1936 Quivira Way, San Diego, CA 92109
20 Sep 2017 1:00 PM • Family History Center, 4195 Camino del Rio S, San Diego

For the SDGS monthly calendar click here.

Looking for other Genealogical meetings in San Diego County?

Check out the San Diego Genealogical Council

Master Calendar of Events


Click below for the     

    Docent Schedule


The goal of our society is to offer education classes, monthly presentations, research assistance, research trips, and publications to assist in building research skills. 

Let us know by how we can help you with your family history, genealogical research and education. Email SDGS

Address: Post Office Box 33725 

San Diego, CA 92163

Phone: 858-672-2593

Email: SDGS@att.net

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