Welcome to UGA!

The Utah Genealogical Association (UGA) provides genealogical education and information for researchers at all levels, supporting members from across the nation.




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The Utah Genealogical Association is not to be confused with the Genealogical Society of Utah, who microfilmed records and gathered them at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For those wishing to see what records they have, please visit FamilySearch.org.

Summit of Excellence 2021

Celebrate our 50th Anniversary with us. Mark your calendars for September 15-18, 2021. The program will include multiple tracks, a free "getting started" day, and a 50th Anniversary celebration.

Invitation to Join

If you are not yet a member of UGA, we invite you to join. There is considerable value associated with membership, which is offered at a reasonable annual rate with discounts given for multiple-year renewals. Life memberships are also available, as are membership gifts for friends and family. SaveSave

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If you are a UGA member and are having trouble logging in to our Members Area, please visit our FAQs page and scroll to the bottom for login instructions. If you still have trouble, contact our Adminstrative Assistant. Be sure to provide your name, phone number, and login information (if you have it).

Upcoming Events
September 8, 2021
SLIG Virtual 2021
Participate in institute style, deep-dive education from your own home with SLIG Virtual. Master curriculum through weekly live instructional sessions, connect through virtual networking and ...

September 15, 2021
UGA Summit of Excellence
The Summit is a full-fledged virtual conference featuring 57 presentations over 4 days, a keynote address by D. Joshua Taylor, and an event to commemorate ...

October 5, 2021
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Reading Between the Lines: Using Indirect Evidence to Help Solve Research Problems
Presented by Tristan Tolman, AG on 5 Oct 2021. Register Now Learning to use indirect evidence can help you solve tough research problems and become ...

October 7, 2021
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Acadians, Loyalists, and Others by the Atlantic: an overview of Atlantic Canada Genealogy
Presented by Racheal Minns Kay on 7 Oct 2021. Register Now This presentation will cover repositories and methodology in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward ...

October 20, 2021
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Save, Organize, and Share Your Photos
Presented by Skye Cranor on 20 Oct 2021. Register Now This presentation will cover various ways to preserve your family photographs, organize them so you ...

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