The Texas State Genealogical Society (TSGS) was founded on November 28, 1960, in Fort Worth, Texas, and is incorporated under the laws of the State of Texas as an educational and literary corporation.

The purpose of TSGS is to promote, assist, develop, and conserve the genealogical and historical resources of Texas and to cooperate with local, regional, and statewide groups in promoting an awareness of the need to preserve family heritage.

Membership to the TSGS is open to individuals, societies, libraries, museums and family surname associations. See Membership for more information

Editor Sought for STIRPES

Love genealogy, editing, and publishing? Texas State Genealogical Society is seeking a dynamic individual to become the new editor for its quarterly magazine, STIRPES. Here are the details: Purpose and Scope of STIRPES STIRPES is a quarterly magazine published by … Continue reading

Call for Exhibit Hall Presentations

As part of the educational and outreach missions of both the Texas State Genealogical Society (TSGS) and the Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS), the exhibit hall at the FGS 2014 Conference, 28-30 August 2014, in San Antonio, Texas, will be free and open to the … Continue reading

Migration Routes and Texas

Last Friday evening, TSGS participated in another Twitter Chat with #Genchat, and the topic was Migration Routes Across the US. During the chat, where appropriate, I contributed some migration-related links to online resources, and some were Texas-related. Researching known migration … Continue reading

FGS 2014 Conference Registration is Open

The Federation of Genealogical Societies 2014 Conference Registration is open! The Texas State Genealogical Society is proud to be local co-host with the San Antonio Genealogical and Historical Society. The following is the full press release from FGS: FGS 2014 … Continue reading