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Pages and Groups on Facebook about genealogy research are being created nearly every day. The main topic of either a Page or a Group will typically be about doing research in a specific location, an ethnic group, or special interest. Feel free to add to the list.
See the Family Associations page for a listing of family organizations, societies, and associations that have either a Facebook page, a website, or other contact information. Feel free to add to list.
FamilySearch Regional Research Groups
The FamilySearch regional research groups on Facebook were created to be collaborative environments where individuals researching the same general location could help one another reach their family history goals through asking and answering questions, sharing helpful resources and information.
| Southern Europe Genealogy Research Community
|| Cyprus, France, Greece, Italy, Malta, Monaco, Portugal, San Marino, Spain, Vatican City|
| Central Europe Genealogy Research Community
|| Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland |
| British Isles Genealogy Research Community
|| England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, Isles of Man, Channel Islands|
| Northern Europe Genealogy Research Community
|| Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden|
| Eastern Europe Genealogy Research Community
|| Albania, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, Russia, Ukraine|
| U.S. South Genealogy Research Community
|| Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Washington D.C., West Virginia, Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas|
| U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community
|| Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin, Ohio, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota|
| U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community
|| Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania|
| U.S. West Genealogy Research Community
|| Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming, Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington|
| Asia, Africa, Pacific Genealogy Research Community
|| Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Pacific Islands, South Africa, Tawain, Thailand.|
|Canada Genealogy Research Community|
International Research Pages and Groups
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North America Research Pages and Groups
Specialty Pages and Groups Related to Genealogy
|Page or Group Name||Description|
|Genealogy Research||Members of this group help each other with their research.|
|The Brickwall Club page||Based in the UK, this Brickwall Club works to help each other in solving their brick walls in research. Also see their website The Brickwall Club|
|The Brickwall Club group||The group works together with the page by the same name.|
|The NextGen Genealogy Network||This group fosters the next generations' interest in genealogy.|
|Genealogy and Newspapers||A group for anyone who uses newspapers in their family history work.|
|Autosomal DNA||This group talks about geographical and historical origins of your genetic markers.|
|23andMe Newbies||This is a closed group for those who are beginning genetic testing with 23andMe and discussing genealogy and health.|
|International Society of Genetic Genealogy (ISOGG)||The mission for this group is to be an "advocate for and educate about the use of genetics as a tool for genealogical research, and promote a supportive network for genetic genealogists."|
|Genealogy 101||New Open Facebook Group for MyGenTools- instruction and tools for genealogy research. Come watch us grow as we add new content every week.|
Become a Facebook Community Volunteer
We are always looking for new volunteers to help us grow and interact with the Facebook communities! Sign up to join our team by filling out this form:
Each Genealogy Research Community page is supported by at least two volunteer administrators. If you would want to learn more about a volunteer administrator, see FamilySearch Communities: Administrator Guide for more information.
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