Welcome to OCCGS!

The Orange County California Genealogical Society (established in 1963) is a non-profit, educational organization in Huntington Beach with 400 members. Read more...


The new membership application is live!

An email has been sent with instructions to logon, update your member profile information and to renew your membership if it has expired. Changes have been made to the top menu, Members Only to add drop-down options to Login, Logout, and Signup or Renew. On the right side of the home page, there are links to Login and Signup.

Please send questions regarding the application to webmaster@occgs.com or questions regarding your membership to membership@occgs.com. Enjoy!

Volunteer Opportunities

With the library opening back up and visitors coming in to view our collection and do research in person, we have need of new volunteers. Some of these jobs can be done remotely (marked). Training is available for ALL positions. Learn more about our volunteer positions!

OCCGS Calendar

DNA DAY 2021
10/02/2021, 10AM-4PM PST: Featuring Angie Bush

11/06/2021: General Meeting/ Speaker: George G. Morgan

12/04/2021: General Meeting/ Speaker: Cari A. Taplin, CG

Our speakers in 2022:
 Jan 8: Rich Venezia
 Feb 5: Ari Wilkins
 Mar 5: BASH-Josh Taylor

See the entire Calendar


Saturday March 3, 2022
BASH 2022 with
Josh Taylor

Recent Updates

09/05/21 - Civil War-Buried in OC

09/05/21 - Calendar

09/05/21 - Speaker Webinars: Drew Smith, Larry Thomas

08/31/21 - Speaker Handouts: Drew Smith

08/25/21 - Member Roster

08/24/21 - Dec Speaker Info: Cari A. Taplin, CG

08/24/21 - Nov Speaker Info: George Morgan

08/11/21 - Volunteer Opportunities for Member's Only

08/04/21 - The 3rd Quarter Newsletter has been posted!

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Contact OCCGS:

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

General Information: info@occgs.com

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