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 2022

"Climbing to new heights"

September 14-17, 2022

Join us for a four-day multi-track conference featuring dynamic speakers, in-depth topics, and quality education. Registration opens May 7th, 2022 at registration.ugagenealogy.org.

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

Trouble Logging In?

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
August 18, 2022
7:00 pm
PERSI 2.0: The New PERSI for Everyone
Presented by Sunny Morton on 18 Aug 2022 at 7:00pm MT. You may be missing out on 30% of genealogy discoveries if you’re not digging ...

September 6, 2022
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Planning for Professional Success
Presented by Lauri Jean Swett on 6 September 2022. Register Now If we fail to plan, we plan to fail. We want our genealogy business ...

November 1, 2022
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
How To Build An Email List For Your Genealogy Business (& Why You Should!)
Presented by Lisa Lisson on 1 Nov 2022. Register Now Without an email list for their business, genealogy professionals are missing out on communicating and ...

November 19, 2022
Multi-Chapter Event
Save the Date! Saturday, 19 November 2022 will be our annual Multi-chapter Event! More details TBA soon!

December 6, 2022
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
10 Steps for Organizing for the Busy Genealogist
Presented by Cynthia Patton on 6 Dec 2022. Register Now As a genealogist who hasn't felt overwhelmed with volumes of paper, a steady flood of ...

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