Welcome to the Michigan Germanic Genealogical Society.

We also are in the process of sending our renewal notices out as well as new member notices for any persons who have inquired about membership. If you have not received your notice yet, you may go to the Join Us tab on the main menu and you can print, complete and send it in with money to become a member.

Our regular meeting schedule will be the second Monday of September, November, March and May at 7:30 pm. Tonight is the night of our first program!

“Exploring the Recruitment of Germans to Michigan”

“Exploring the Recruitment of Germans to Michigan”

Did you know that Michigan was the first state to employ Immigration agents? Once Michigan became a state it was growing as a state, but it wasn’t growing with foreigners. ... Read more

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14 November 2022 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

New Calendar options

As we are adding more events – we are trying to organize by where we found them right now either IGGP (from our IGG Partners around world) or MIGGS (programs put on by us) – as time goes on more and more types of events or events from other organizers will appear. If you wish to see ALL events click on Calendar, if you want a subset of the events based on organizer then you should hover over Calendar menu item and then click on the subset you want. We aare trying to find as many program resources as are available to enhance your exposure to new learning options.


We have our Facebook group up and we would like to show it to you and start getting followers:

The facebook address for the Facebook Group is:


Or just CLICK HERE ON THIS LINK or the one in our pulldown About Us.

We are in the news – check us out in the Michigan Genealogical Council Newsletter!

Coming out July 1, 2022 – the July 2022 Michigan Genealogical Council Newsletter on page 3,4,5 – look for the mentions of the Michigan Germanic Genealogical Society! Page 3 will mention our September 2022 program and the November 2022 program. Pages 4 and 5 will be an article about us. Let’s push it out there and get people reading about us! Click on the following link after July 1, 2022!


Check out our first MIGGS Newsletter

Here is our first newsletter!