Texas Bay Area Genealogical Society

Oldenburgische Gesellschaft für Familienkunde e.V.


Our main purpose is Education.
It is our desire to create, foster, and maintain interest in genealogical research.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address

Bay Area Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 590853
Houston, TX 77259-0853

Contact language:  English


Genealogical Society / Special Interest Group 


Our goals are to:
* schedule classes so people of all ages can learn how to research
* offer a support system for beginners to help them along the way
* have our members participate by sharing their knowledge
* promote speakers that can teach us new methods and ideas

We share this information with others at meetings, seminars, and through our publications.


Single membership … $25
Family membership… $35
Student membership…$10 (must provide student ID)
Lifetime membership…$600 or higher
Donation (Contributor – $5-$29, Benefactor – $30-$49)
Patron – $50-$599)\

Journals/Yearbook by mail … $15

Membership Benefits:

  • Direct training studies for new members.
  • Conduct educational programs to enrich members’ research experience.
  • Produce genealogical and historical publications of interest.
  • Provide volunteer assistance to Clayton Library, Center for Genealogical Research.
  • Maintain a Surname Database consisting of hundreds of names.
  • Set up displays in local libraries to draw public interest