Genealogical Societies

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1) Do a search on this web site for a specific location and Societies. e.g (Utah Societies)
 
1) Do a search on this web site for a specific location and Societies. e.g (Utah Societies)
  
2) There is a Federation of Genealogical Societies that has over 500 societies as members.<span>  </span>Go to http://www.fgs.org/ to identify them and to search for specific locations under “Federation Member Societies”
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2) There is a Federation of Genealogical Societies that has over 500 societies as members.<span>&nbsp;</span>Go to http://www.fgs.org/ to identify them and to search for specific locations under “Federation Member Societies”
  
3) Try a Google search with the words “Genealogical Society plus area (e.g. Portland Oregon)” or Historical Society plus area.<span>  </span>This will usually identify local specific resources.
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3) Try a Google search with the words “Genealogical Society plus area (e.g. Portland Oregon)” or Historical Society plus area.<span>&nbsp;</span>This will usually identify local specific resources.
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The following are three ways to find local genealogical societies and some of their resources that can help you and that you can contribute to.

1) Do a search on this web site for a specific location and Societies. e.g (Utah Societies)

2) There is a Federation of Genealogical Societies that has over 500 societies as members. Go to http://www.fgs.org/ to identify them and to search for specific locations under “Federation Member Societies”

3) Try a Google search with the words “Genealogical Society plus area (e.g. Portland Oregon)” or Historical Society plus area. This will usually identify local specific resources.