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

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
February 1, 2022
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Career Opportunities at FamilySearch for Aspiring Genealogists
Presented by Lynn Turner, AG on 1 Feb 2022. Register Now Often aspiring genealogists do not know or understand the vast opportunities to them in ...

March 1, 2022
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Writing for a Genealogical Journal
Presented by Gena Philibert-Ortega on 1 Mar 2022. Register Now   Gena Philibert-Ortega is an author, researcher, and instructor whose focus is genealogy, social and ...

May 3, 2022
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
The Organizational Power of Timelines: Think Annotated Color-Coded Matrix
Presented by Diane L. Richard on 3 May 2022. Register Now A timeline/matrix is a key tool to getting a grasp of who, what, where, ...

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