Genealogical Society of Broward County
NGS 2016 - Superior Volunteer Award

Welcome Everyone!

The Genealogical Society of Broward County (GSBC) welcomes you to our website.

Our efforts are dedicated to helping others in their search of family genealogy and history.

“We are here to help you find your ancestors”


 Our Societies greatest concern is for the health and safety of our members, volunteers, guests and speakersDue to COVID-19 all in person meetings and labs are still cancelled until further notice. 

GSBC meetings are held at the Alvin Sherman Library which is currently open to the general public. Masks and social distancing is required. Visit the Genealogical Collection located on the fourth floor. For library hours, directions and more click here.

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JOIN US... A1:30 pm for our open mic Social followed by our Program at 2:00 pm

Raffle for members only during Social!


GSBC is excited to invites you to our free virtual live webinar. 

Join us from anywhere!

      Sunday, October 3, 2021

"What, Who, Why, Where, When & How Genealogy (Anthropology)”


2:00 pm to 3:00 pm Eastern Time (US and Canada)

  • Anthropology is the study of humans, human behavior and societies in the past and present.
  • Social anthropology and cultural anthropology study the norms and values of societies.

This lecture will analyze genealogy from the anthropological point of view, trying to explain and demonstrate what, who, why, where, when and how genealogy is done.

Presented by Daniel Horowitz, Genealogy and Translation Manager of

Dedicated to Genealogy since 1986, Daniel was the teacher and the study guide editor of the family history project "Searching for my Roots" in Venezuela for 15 years. He was a board member of The International Association of Jewish Genealogy Societies (IAJGS) for 10 years, now is involved in several crowdsource digitization and transcription projects, and holds a board-level position at The Israel Genealogy Research Association (IGRA). Since 2006 Daniel has been working at MyHeritage liaising with genealogy societies, bloggers, and media, as well as lecturing and attending conferences around the world.


This presentation will be held online using Zoom.


Registration Required:

....Join us at 1:30 pm for our open mic Social and members only Raffle. Our GSBC program presented by Daniel Horowitz will begin at 2:00 pm.



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GSBC hopes to continue to develop new and interesting areas for you to search for your family history.
Suggestions and comments are appreciated from anyone who might have thoughtful insight that could help
us help others in their pursuit of family history or research. Feel free to let us know
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