1. Develop your genealogy skills with like-minded people in our
monthly General Meetings with educational speakers and workshops, participate in our DNA Group and Book Club! Share your stories, discoveries, websites, research trips, and sources.
2. Gain access to exclusive Marin County Records that have been transcribed and/or scanned by our staff. Indexes are free, but the records are available to Members only.
3. Access experienced volunteer assistance and mentoring both online and at the Family History Center. Also join our Members Only Writing Group; the professional coaching as you write your family history is worth more than price of admission!
4. Help determine the direction of the Society by participating
in its organization by serving on the Board in some capacity.
Half-year Individual Membership $15 per half-year (after July 1)
Individual membership $30 per calendar year
Family membership $40 per calendar year
You may pay online via Paypal or by mailing a check. You may contact our Registrar if you have any difficulties, or for more information. Please note membership dues run concurrent with the calendar year.Click here to start the online application process.
Click here for a mail in membership application.
Renewal rates are the same as above. Current members may renew their membership by signing in and clicking on "view profile" and then "renew."
By submitting your membership application, you agree to give consent to the Marin Genealogical Society (MCGS) to use your name, mailing address, telephone number and e-mail address for MCGS purposes including but not limited to access to our websites, our membership roster, e-mail roster, and U.S. Postal mailings. More information about our Terms of Service can be found here.
MCGS needs you! We are a 100% volunteer organization and we have many ways you can assist by volunteering with us. Here are some examples:
Interested in any of the above or have additional ideas? Contact Nancy Evans, President
Subscribe to our Newsletters
Marin County Genealogical Society publishes a monthly newsletter distributed to all Members.
If you would like to receive the newsletter
without a membership,
and ask to be added to our Contact List.
Find us on our public Social Media
Connect with our public-facing accounts on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram!
(You can also click the icons on the bottom of any website page.)
Private MCGS Facebook Group
Our society has a closed private group to share education, research, and personal stories. Please contact the Registrar to apply to join.
This is a list of genealogy resource material. Please click on the link to view these resources.