Welcome to OCCGS!



OCCGS is proud to present

A Day with

Crista Cowan

"The Barefoot Genealogist"


Beginning Genealogy - February 4, 2019

Our FREE Beginning Genealogy Class is held the first Monday of each month except January and December. When a holiday falls on the first Monday, the class date will change to the second Monday of that month.

HB Central Library ~ 7:00 PM ~ Balboa Room

Learn how to:

  • Properly research your family's history
  • Trace your ancestors using census records
  • Organize your research using genealogy software
  • Research the internet to find your ancestors
  • And much more....
  • OCCGS Calendar

    General Meeting/Speaker
    01/05/19: Donna Railsback Braly
    02/02/19: TBD

    Beginning Genealogy
    02/04/19
    03/04/19

    Special Events
    03/09/19: Annual OCCGS BASH and Book Faire

    03/17/19: Annual Research Trip to Salt Lake City

    See the entire Calendar

    Recent Updates

    11/19/19 - Speaker Bio: Donna Railsback Braly

    11/19/19 - Speaker Handouts: are available for the January meeting.

    11/11/18 - Calendar

    11/07/18 - BASH Registration and Information

    11/07/18 - The Member's Roster for October 2018

    10/22/18 - The November Newsletter



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    Contact OCCGS:

    Orange County California Genealogical Society
    c/o Huntington Beach Central Library
    7111 Talbert Avenue
    Huntington Beach, California 92648

    (714) 536-5549

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