DuPage County Genealogical Society
DuPage County Genealogical Society

Archived Webinars
First-time release of the monthly program webinars are now available as a DCGS member benefit. 
Members log in then click on the Archived Webinars link.

The Review
First-time release of the digital issue of The Review.
Members log in then click on The Review link.

DuPage County Marriage Index 1839-1932
First-time release of DuPage County marriages, indexed by DCGS members, is now available as a DCGS member benefit. 
Members log in then click on the Marriage Index link.

Our membership year begins June 1
General membership meetings are held at 7:00 p.m., with social time beginning at 6:30 p.m., the third Wednesday of each month, in September, October, November, January, February, April, and May. 
There are no general member meetings in June, July, August, December, and March - see our annual conference. 
General Membership Meetings are held in the Lower Level Meeting Room at the Wheaton Public Library, 225 N. Cross Street, Wheaton.  An elevator is available. 
May 25, 2018
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Upcoming Events
March 13th
From the Source’s Mouth with Dr. Dan Hubbard
  Once we’ve understood that identities can be tricky to reconstruct, how do we piece together the tidbits of information that we find into an actual ancestor? How do we avoid putting together a great-great frankenfather from the spare parts ...
March 17th
The 1950 US Federal Census – Are You Ready? by Thomas MacEntee
The 1950 US Federal Census – Are You Ready? Many genealogists remember the amount of excitement in April 2012 around the release of the 1940 US Census. Following the “72 Year Rule” for records at the National Archives, the ...
March 20th
Oh Where, Oh Where Are My Ancestors From? with Teresa Steinkamp McMillin
  Finding your immigrant ancestor's town of origin is often considered the holy grail of genealogical research. What if you've spent years trying to find this piece of information and have not been successful? This talk suggests many strategies that ...