Welcome to the Irish Genealogical Society of Michigan. The Irish Genealogical Society of Michigan is a non-denominational organization focusing on genealogical research in all thirty-two counties of the Emerald Isle. The society is open to everyone! 


Next Meeting
Saturday, April 18, 2015
1:30 pm
Which Way Did She Go???
Finding Those Elusive Maiden Names.
Gaelic League of Detroit
2068 Michigan Avenue
Detroit, MI 48216
Using a comprehensive checklist (provided) to locate documents that are most likely to contain a female ancestor's maiden name. Search tips for locating the listed documents are included in the discussion. Handouts provided.
Katherine R. Willson of Ann Arbor, MI is a highly acclaimed and professionally trained national public speaker. She gives keynote addresses and conference presentations, facilitates workshops and conducts training on the topics of genealogy, art and military family support.
Katherine's passion for genealogy combined with practical and creative strategies keeps her audience fully engaged and actively participating in her energetic and entertaining presentations. Participants leave with the tools necessary to do their own research, as well as the inspiration to do it!


Coming Events
Saturday, May. 16th
Finding Birth and Death indexes online
at 1:30 pm
Saturday, Jun. 20th
Holy Cross Cemetery Vist with Chris Clemens