Mission Statement: Dedicated to enhancing the knowledge of its members and the public in the study of family history, genealogical records and the principles of sound genealogical research.

The Missouri State Genealogical Association takes pride in offering the Missouri First Families program to honor early Missouri families. Categories include: Territorial, Pioneer, and Civil War.

Our NEWSLETTER is filled with timely information and active website links.  Click here to access the current newsletter. Current members receive it by direct email as soon as it is published.

Our Board of Directors, elected August 3, 2019,  Click here to learn more about them.

MoSGA has 4 surname databases.  

While MoSGA is providing these lists of members who wish to do research or conduct workshops, MoSGA does not endorse these researchers/speakers and assumes no responsibility for their work.
Anyone hiring a researcher or speaker should check their qualifications and references and should have a clear idea of fees charged before any work begins.  A list of possible questions and things you should consider is available by clicking here.

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Website Information

Credits: Thanks to the following members who helped create content for links at left: Evie Bresette, for the continually expanding list of Research Links; Sharlene Miller, for First Families and Membership;  all other pages by Nancy Waller Thomas, webmanager. Photos contributed by John Abney, Susan Burns, Sharlene Miller, Martha Henderson, Nancy Waller Thomas, Evie Bresette.  

MAILING ADDRESS:   MoSGA,  P.O. Box 833, Columbia, MO 65205-0833



Upcoming Events
Wednesday, May. 20th
NGS May 20-23, 2020 Salt Lake City
"Echoes of our Ancestors". The upcoming NGS 2020 Family History Conference will be held in Salt Lake City, Utah, and will offer the best and most expansive series of lectures to advance your research. Salt Lake City is easily accessible and has some of the best genealogical research resources in ...
Wednesday, Sep. 2nd
2020, Kansas City, FGS (final) National Conference
Join us in Kansas City as we participate in the FGS National Conference. This will be the very last Conference they hold as they have agreed to merge with the National Geneaogical Society.