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
October 4, 2022
7:00 pm
The Inside Scoop on Genealogy Institutes
Presented by Angela Packer McGhie, CG, FUGA on 04 Oct 2022 at 7:00pm MT. Register Now Genealogy institutes are week-long programs providing in-depth education. Most ...

October 20, 2022
7:00 pm
Faith of Our Fathers, United States Church Records
Presented by Peggy Clement Lauritzen, AG, FOGS on 20 Oct 2022 at 7:00pm MT. Register Now The keeping of vital records by government agencies started ...

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 17, 2022
7:00 pm
Join the Club: Submitting Successful Lineage Society Applications
Presented by Dana Palmer on 11 Nov 2022 at 7:00pm MT. Register Now Do you want to join a local, state, or national lineage society? ...

November 19, 2022
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