Welcome to UGA!

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



Mark Your Calendars for SLIG!

Virtual Courses
Fall 2019

12-17 January 2020

SLIG Academy for Professionals
20-24 January 2020

Course titles and coordinators to be announced by March 1st
Course details to be posted in April

Check Out Our Member Discounts!

Members of the Utah Genealogical Association can receive discounts on several goods and services through our Member's-only Affiliates page. You will be excited to see what we have to offer!!!

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

Utah Research Links

Looking for help with your Utah Research?  Connect to FamilySearch.org or the FamilySearch Wiki for Utah. While we're on the subject, would you like to participate in the Wiki for Utah project? For further information, visit Utah FamilySearch Wiki Project.

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 21, 2019
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Using FamilySearch Facebook Communities
Presented by Carol Hill on 21 Feb 2019 Learn how to draw upon the capabilities of the worldwide genealogical research community without leaving home. It's ...

February 26, 2019
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Welcome to DNA GEDCom
Presented by Richard Weiss on 26 Feb 2019. Register Now The use of third party tools can be very helpful for genetic genealogists working on ...

March 26, 2019
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
The Leeds Method: Grouping DNA Matches to Identify Common Ancestors
Presented by Dana Leeds on 26 Mar 2019. Register Now In this webinar, Dana Leeds will present an overview of the Leeds Method, demonstrate analysis ...

April 2, 2019
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Perspectives on Accreditation, AG®
Presented by Diana Elder, AG and Julie Stoddard, AG Registration link coming soon. Why Accreditation? Discover the many benefits of becoming an Accredited GenealogistⓇ researcher ...

April 23, 2019
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Privacy, DNA, and Genealogy: Handling the Double-Edged Sword
Presented by Thomas MacEntee on 23 Apr 2019. Register Now Especially as personal DNA testing increases in popularity, and with increased media attention to cold ...

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