StLGS News & Events

Given the current situation with Covid-19, the St. Louis Genealogical Society Office will be closed until further notice. 

Click here to vote for StLGS officers in the 2020 election.  (Members only)

Click the Monthly Meeting button to see recorded webinars. 

If you have questions, please email:

Helping Each Other

Click here for information about our social media pages on Facebook, Twitter, 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.

Calendar of Events

The 2020 calendar of events

Due to the covid-19 pandemic our public events are on hold until further notice.

Calendar of events page.

2020 Events

General Meeting is by webinar

Irish SIG Meeting will be done by webinar

Jewish SIG Meeting will be done by webinar


Summer/Fall classes.

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 website

Guide to The Online Store