Northeast Michigan Genealogical Society

Welcome to NEMGS

The NEMGS serves the Northeast region of Michigan with ancestral histories, record peservation, genealogical databases, resourses, and a newsletter in addition to meetings with programs 4-6 times annually.

Annual Meeting

People attending our 2018 annual meeting
The Annual Meeting of NEMGS was more than a " scrupulous" meal, we created a new logo, new mission statement, approved donations, had elections, examined the Website and enjoyed a webinar on DNA. This photo was taken during the election process, I look so serious, it was a most enjoyable meeting..

Alpena Death Index

A new database of nearly 30,000 records was just added to the Members-Only side of our website. It is fully searchable for the surnames in your family tree. Click on 'Alpena Data' in the submenu of Member Login.

Last Call of Alpena WWI Vets

Felix SzymanskiPreservation Comittee:
Last Call for Alpena WWI Veterans Photos
Felix Szymanski

The Burston Negatives CollectionPhotographer silhouette
Read the story behind this collection

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Michigan Genealogy Council
We are also a member of FGS
old photo of Alpena bay

January 19
Understanding the Meyer Gazetteer of The German Empire 1871-1918
"Understanding the Meyer Gazetteer of Germany". This "location dictionary"  which includes towns and villages of East and West Prussia as well as the whole German Empire 1871 - 1918 offers information on each town village, such as the number of ...

March 2
Tapping into the "Roots Tech" Seminar in Salt Lake City
More information to follow