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. 

The  Alvin Sherman Library 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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It's election time... Join GSBC at 1:30 PM, ET...The 2022 Slate of Nominees for Officers and Board of Directors, will be announced... Instructions will be given to members about voting via our website... A prize drawing will be held for GSBC members only during our meeting/social. Members be sure to attend. The presentation will begin at 2:00 PM followed by questions and answers.


Sunday, December 5, 2021

"Look at Your Family in a Whole New Way:

With a Mind Map"

1:30 PM to 3:00 PM Program 

Eastern Time (US and Canada)

via Zoom


This program will help to visualize a difficult research problem such as men with the same name, multiple generations in a county, and more. Mind mapping can be done on paper, a whiteboard or with a computer program. Learn proven techniques to map your family history and make more discoveries.


Presented by Diana Elder, Accredited Genealogist professional, author, and speaker. Eighteen years of research experience and holds a credential for genealogy research through the International Commission for the Accreditation of Professional Genealogists (ICAPGen). 


Registration Required:

   Step 1: Click this link 

   Step 2: After registering you will receive a confirmation link to join the event. 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting


The presentation will be recorded and a handout will be provided by Diana Elder.  Both will be posted on our GSBC website for members only.


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 We are a proud member of  the National Genealogical Society (NGS)

An organization dedicated to supporting genealogical societies and individual members.

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GSBC hopes to continue to develop new and interesting areas for you to search 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. 
Become a member to enhance your research and help others along the way.