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.

Third Annual Commencement

Here is a peek at the Commencement Invitation for the Third Annual Rogers City High School Commencement.
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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.

Alpena Marriage Index Added

We just added an list of marriages indexed from The Alpena News from 1959 to 2010. This is a great member benefit! Members can log in at any time to view this new feature under Member Login, in Alpena Data.

The Burston Negatives CollectionPhotographer silhouette
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We are also a member of FGS
old photo of Alpena bay

April 27
Lansing Family History Cnt Seminar
The schedule is up and all are invited to the Annual Spring Seminar at the FHC in East Lansing.  For more infomation go to lansing for the schedule and programs and presenters.  This Seminar is worth attending! ...

April 29
Genealogy, Beginning from Square One
This session has been cancelled due to low registration.    Come and see just how rewarding and easy Family History research can be. Individual assistance will be provided for seniors in the area. Learn about a free site online or ...

June 8
Learning About the New "Find A Grave"
This Workshop will allow you to discover the "ins and outs" of Find A Grave. The third most popular free site online. Emphasis will be placed on adding a photo to the site. Bring a digital photo of your ancestor's tombstone on ...