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: 


Diane Lott

1st VP Programs:

Cynthia Ehrlich  

2nd VP Membership: 

Anne Turhollow


Kay Swenningsen


Warrie Leeke
Past President: David Tooley
Webmaster:    Regina Gigl

San Diego Genealogical Society


Warren Bittner, CGSM

Session 1: Exhausting Research to Find an Impossible Immigrant

Session 2: Bads, Bergs, and Bachs

Saturday, May 12, 2018

10:00 a.m.

St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church

8350 Lake Murray Blvd., San Diego

The public is always welcome

There is no charge for this program

Please join us!

Please register for this event so that we have sufficient seating. Registration can be found on the monthly calendar


9 am classes upstairs in the classrooms:

Class 1: Organizing Your Records and Data

 Presenter Claire McKarns

Class 2:

Publishing Your Own Genealogy Family Album

Presenter Colin Whitney  

Limited Seating, RSVP Required to sdgsclasses@gmail.com  for a spot if you plan to attend one of these classes.


Please park in the main church parking lot, in the Jackson Drive parking lot, or on the street. Please do NOT park in the 

neighboring strip mall. Thank you in advance.


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. 

Become a member!



Marilyn Boehm

Delores Brandon

Laurel Farrar

Cynthia Farwell

Jill Pancio

Karen Peltier

Susan Ruff

Becca Sebenius


For the full SDGS monthly calendar click here.

For the next 4 upcoming events see below.

Upcoming events

21 Apr 2018 1:00 PM • San Diego Central Library, 330 Park Blvd., San Diego
25 Apr 2018 10:30 AM • Family History Center, 4195 Camino del Rio S., San Diego 92108
27 Apr 2018 10:30 AM • J.A. Cooley Museum, Park Blvd, San Diego
28 Apr 2018 10:30 AM • Family History Center, 4195 Camino del Rio S, San Diego

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: 619-246-5117

Email: SDGS@att.net

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