ABOUT

About the Organisation


The Society of Genealogists is a UK-based educational charity, founded in 1911 to 'promote, encourage and foster the study, science and knowledge of genealogy'.


PATRON
HRH Princess Katarina of Yugoslavia

PRESIDENT
Patric Dickinson, LVO, MA, FSG (retired)

VICE PRESIDENTS
William Bortrick
Dr Colin Chapman, FSG
Miriam Margolyes, OBE
Sir Mervyn Medlycott, Bt, FSG
W. David H. Sellar, Lord Lyon King of Arms 2008-
Dan Snow
The Rt Hon Lord Sudeley, FSA

CHAIRMAN
Ed Percival

VICE CHAIRMAN
Amelia Bennett


In this section of the site you will find information relating to Governance, the Board of Trustees, Annual Reports & AGM, and Society Policies.

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We all have roots. Let’s find them together.

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