Berrien County Genealogical Society
Amelia Island Genealogical Society
BCGS Membership
Annual membership is open to anyone interested in researching their ancestors.  Our membership year runs from January 1 through December 31.  Anyone joining after October 1 will be credited for the next years membership.  All members are invited to submit for publication news articles and queries.  We invite you to become a member and enjoy the many benefits of belonging to a local genealogical society including:
  • Monthly meetings on genealogy topics and computer use where we learn new methods and techniques for researching our ancestors.
  • Monthly workshops where we use the new methods we have learned.
  • Back issues of The PastFinder on this WEBSITE.
  • Access to the expanding Members Only areas of our website which includes information on Berrien County ancestors including cemetery information, burial records, death records, and newspaper obituaries.
  • Participation in the Surname Research feature on this WEBSITE.
  • Speaker handouts.
  • A 10% discount on books published by BCGS.
  • Opportunity to meet other genealogists, share ideas, build new friendships, and even find cousins you didn’t know you had.
A Membership form can be downloaded HERE.  Make checks payable to BCGS and mail to:  P.O. Box 571, Stevensville, MI  49127.  You may also use PayPal to join with this LINK.  Select the membership type and complete the information.
Annual Membership Levels:  Individual Membership $15.00, Family Membership (2 people, one household) $25.00, Organization Membership $15.00