Waterford Genealogical Society

Waterford Twp., Oakland Co., Michigan, USA

Our Objective

The society will promote and encourage an interest in genealogy among it's members and the general public. Working closely with the Waterford Township Public Library, the society aims to educate and enhance research opportunities.

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail." -Ralph Waldo Emerson



The Waterford Twp Public Library is a FamilySearch Affiliate Library.

The Family History Library has extensive collections of primary genealogical and historical records from around the world. Digital Images: Through this partnership with FamilySearch and the Family History Library, researchers at the WTPL Library can now view digital images of record sets that were previously only available only at FamilySearch Affiliate Libraries, Family History Centers or the Family History Library.

The regular face to face meetings of the Waterford Genealogical Society have been cancelled due to the

  COVID 19 VIRUS  and the temporary closing of the Waterford Twp. public library.  However, Our hope is that face to face meetings will resume at the Waterford Township Public Library in September

(check meeting agenda below for dates & subject matter)

   WGS Meeting Agenda   



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 Meetings / Membership Information

The Waterford Genealogical Society meets from 1-3 pm on the first Wednesday of each month in the community room of the Waterford Township Public Library.

The library is located at: 5168 Civic Center Drive, Waterford MI, 48329 Click for map

INCLEMENT WEATHER: Should Waterford schools or the Waterford Township Library be closed on a meeting day there will be no WGS meeting.

Meetings are FREE of charge. Non-members are welcome to attend. Membership in the society is open to individuals interested in genealogy irrespective of place of residence.

A voting member requires dues of $15.00 per calendar year.  Click Here for Printable Membership Application    Contact Kelcey Evans if you need more information.

Evening meetings are once a month (Except for July & August), on the 2nd Tuesday from 7-8:30pm in the library's Conference room with the 1st half hour for the Germanic Interest Group

Do you have Questions or Suggestions for our group - If so please send it to us at this link: WGS Suggestions or Questions


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