West Florida Genealogical Society
West Florida Genealogical Society
The West Florida Genealogical Society, a 501(c)(3) organization located in historic Pensacola, Florida, is the largest genealogical society in Northwest Florida. 
 
WFGS was founded in 1982 to promote knowledge of and stimulate interest in the study of genealogy. 
 
Monthly meetings are held on the first Saturday of every month (except July).
Meetings will be held via Zoom until further notice.
 
All meetings are open to the general public and include a presentation on genealogical research or relevant history.
 

 
June Meeting
Saturday, June 4, 2022 10:00 am
 
Olivia McCarter, a Junior at South Alabama University, will show how she has successfully used
DNA and Forsenic Genealogy to solve cold cases.
 
If you'd like to join this Zoom meeting, click here to register.
 

 
The 2021 edition of Footprints is out and a link has been emailed to 2021 members.
If you were a member in good standing in 2021, please log in as a member
and click here to download your copy.
 

 
 
Looking for materials held at the West Florida Genealogy Branch Library? 
 
Here is a link to instructions on how to use the WFPL Main Catalog Advanced Search function to narrow your search results to materials specific to the Genealogy Branch.
 
Click here for a link to all the SURNAME FILES currently held in the West Florida Genealogy Branch Library's vertical files.
 

 
 Local history pages of interest: Lots of photographs of old landmarks and stories from page members. 
Be sure to set a timer when you get on these pages or you'll lose track of time!
 

 
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