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StLGS News & Events

Office hours are Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, from 9:00 a.m. to noon.

STLGS is an all volunteer society. Click here for volunteer opportunities.

Helping Each Other

Click here for information about our social media pages on Facebook, Twitter/X, Instagram, Threads and our blog.

First Families

To apply, you must be a member of the St. Louis Genealogical Society. Any member of the St. Louis Genealogical Society who can prove a straight-line descendancy from an early St. Louis resident in one of these three categories is eligible to join First Families:

  • Founding Families (1765–1804)
  • Pioneer Families (1805–1821)
  • Immigrant Families (1822–1865)

Read more about First Families by clicking here. If you are not yet a member of the St. Louis Genealogical Society, find out how to join!

Gift Certificates

Click here for more information.

Quick Help Guides

The society has created several Quick Help guides on how to use various features of the StLGS website. These are in PDF format and are free to both members and non-members. Just click on one of the links below to download a copy that you can read on your computer or print out.

Guide to the StLGS.org website

Guide to The Online Store