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.
When you join MoSGA, you will receive four issues each year of our excellent Journal.  Each issue includes genealogical records, historical research,  suggestions for enhancing your personal research, book reviews and much more! Members can submit surnames for our Surname database; receive free access to our 10 volumes of 4-generation pedigree charts, and a discount for attending our Annual Conference!  To Join, Click here

MoSGA Annual Conference: 

Although our 2020 Annual Conference was cancelled due to Covid-19, we plan to host an Annual Conference in August of 2021.  Check back in mid-Spring for more information.
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.

MoSGA has surname databases for researching your families. These are not limited to Missouri families.   
Congratulations to our Board of Directors elected August 31, 2020 for the 2020-2022 term.  Click here to learn more about them.
Board of Directors elected in 2019 for the 2019-2021 term can be found here: 
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

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



Upcoming Events
Thursday, Feb. 25th
Virtual: Roots Tech Connect: Free
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Monday, May. 17th
Virtual: NGS Conference 2021