FlintGenealogical Society
Flint Genealogical Society
Serving Flint and Genesee County
Hands Across The Generations
Linden Union Block mid 1800s - 2007
Linden Union Block
 
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The Flint Genealogical Society's
Next meeting will be our Annual Dinner
Tickets  $ 18.00 per person
Tuesday   June 5, 2018
 
paul gifford
 
The Flint Genealogical Society Annual Dinner
at the Flint Masonic Temple 755 S Saginaw St, Flint, MI 48502
 
Our Speaker will be:  Paul Gifford, U of M Archivist.
Topic will be:   U of M holdings.
 
Tickets are  $18 per person.
 
 
Tickests will not be sold at the door.
 
(You can mail your check, or money order to us at
Flint Genealogical Society  •  P.O. Box 1217  •  Flint, Michigan 48501-1217.)
If mailing payment, Please, call (810) 237-3439 or email us!
As we need to get a count into The Masonic Temple,
by Wednesday, May 30, 2018.  Thank you
 
Contact  Della Gamalski  at  email  president@flintgenealogy.org 
 
Or buy your ticket now click here 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 


 
 
WELCOME
 
Welcome to the new web site of the Flint Genealogical Society, in
Genesee County Michigan.  Through this site you will find information about
genealogy, research and the past, in Flint and Genesee County.
 
 
Genesee County includes the communities of:  Montrose, Clio, Otisville,
Mt Morris, Genesee, Flushing, Davison, Burton, Swartz Creek, Rankin,
Grand Blanc, Gaines, Argentine, Linden, Fenton, Goodrich.
 
 
 
 


WHAT WE DO
 

To fulfill our purpose, the Flint Genealogical Society steadily procures additional research Holdings which are made available for public use, without charge, for family history research. We also offer for sale a growing list of over forty of our own Publications pertaining to the Flint and Genesee County area, including portions of surrounding counties.

Society Members receive the Flint Genealogical Quarterly, currently published three times each year, which offers unlimited free Queries and contains previously unpublished historical materials pertaining to Genesee County. An interim publication, the FGS Newsletter, is mailed monthly to our membership to inform them of our regular monthly Meetings, which are free of charge and open to the public, as well as Society news and various local, state and national seminars and events.

Through the entire year we provide an ongoing number of volunteers to assist researchers new to the field of genealogy or not familiar with our local resources.

All major research holdings acquired by the Flint Genealogical Society are donated to and housed in the Genealogy Section of the General Reference Department at the Flint Public Library  where our Library Volunteers provide free assistance for family history researchers during normal operating hours, currently more than 60 hours per week.

The Society provides Courthouse Volunteers each Friday to assist researchers with birth, marriage and death records at the Genesee County Courthouse.  Occupying a corner of the County Clerk's Office on the 2nd Floor and sworn as Deputies, our Courthouse Volunteers are authorized to provide non-certified copies of vital records within present limitations of Michigan Law.

In connection with Flint's ever-popular Sloan Museum we also staff a free research center within their Perry Archives building each Wednesday. Located in a peaceful corner of the beautiful Flint College & Cultural Center, this site houses a sizable collection of newspaper obituaries, old city/county directories and records of early area funeral homes.



 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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June 5th
Flint Genealogical Society Annual Dinner
The Flint Genealogical Society Annual Dinner at the Flint Masonic Temple 755 S Saginaw St., Flint, MI 48502   Our Speaker will be:  Paul Gifford, U of M Archivist.   Topic will be:   U of M holdings.     Tickets are  $18 per person.     Tickests will not be ...
September 4th
Flint Genealogcal Society Meeting
  FGS Monthly Meeting,  at the Burton Senior Activity Center, 3410 South Grand Traverse, Burton, MI 48529, 810-744-0960.  Just north of Holy Redeemer Church See Map. Our speaker will be   TBA. The topic will be:  TBA.     See the September 2018 newsletter for more info. Visitors are always welcome. ...
October 2nd
Flint Genealogcal Society Meeting
  FGS Monthly Meeting,  at the Burton Senior Activity Center, 3410 South Grand Traverse, Burton, MI 48529, 810-744-0960.  Just north of Holy Redeemer Church See Map. Our speaker will be   Richard Richardson and Anna Grooms. The topic will be:  TBA.     See the October 2018 newsletter for more info. ...