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'.

Ed Percival

Vice Chairman
Graham Walter

After a change in the articles of the Society at the 2021 AGM, the terms of Vice Presidents and the President have been reset, in accordance with the new clauses. 

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

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As member you can make the most of our resources, access our experts and find a welcoming community of people interested in family history and genealogy.

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

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