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

Annual Meeting

January 13, 2018


Blaine Bettinger, Ph.D., J.D.




Session 1: Introduction to DNA

Session 2: Using Autosomal DNA for 18th and 19th Century Mysteries

Session 3:  Using Third-Party Tools to Analyze Your Autosomal DNA

Session 4: Phasing and Mapping Your DNA


Marina Village, Captain's Room

1936 Quivira Way

San Diego

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Map to Meeting:


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. 

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Leona Amerman

Alfred McLaren

Thomas Roche

Cynthia Taiclet

Jim Taylor

For the full SDGS monthly calendar click here.

For the next 4 upcoming events see below.

Upcoming events

02 Jan 2018 12:00 PM • Scripps Ranch Library, 10301 Scripps Lake Dr, San Diego
06 Jan 2018 10:30 AM • Family History Center, 4195 Camino del Rio S, San Diego 92108
10 Jan 2018 10:30 AM • Family History Center, 4195 Camino del Rio S., San Diego
13 Jan 2018 9:00 AM • Marina Village, Captain’s Room, 1936 Quivira Way, San Diego, CA 92109

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


Address: Post Office Box 33725 

San Diego, CA 92163

Phone: 858-672-2593

Email: SDGS@att.net

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