Southwest Colorado Genealogical Society
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The Southwest Colorado Genealogical Society was formed in April 2011 with a mission to promote education and interest in genealogy. Meetings are held on the second Saturday of every other month beginning with each January's potluck and 'Show and Tell.'

The Members' Directory is now available on the 'For Members' webpage. If you are a member and don't know the password to access this page, use the form submission box below and send us your name and email and we'll send you the password.

Ongoing: Family Search Indexing Project
Have you found genealogical treasures at Perhaps it is time to pay back or pay forward by being an indexer! For more information about how to be a Family Search indexer, or, if you are already an indexer and would like to join the Southwest Colorado Genealogical Society Group, click on the pdf document below or contact Anna Hopkins-Arnold at

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Current Board

President: Wendy Allen
Vice President: Carole Gomez
Secretary: Eilene Lyon
Treasurer: Robert McDaniel
Board Member at Large: Anna Hopkins-Arnold
Newsletter Editor: Chris Brussat

Next regular meeting: Saturday, May 14, 2016, 10:30 a.m.
Place: Animas Museum in Durango

Anna Hopkins-Arnold, PhD of Rootfinders Genealogy Research will present "Tracing Your Irish Ancestors." Members may submit specific questions to

Listed below are some other upcoming events. More information will be published as it becomes available.

July 9th – Our summer potluck and a presentation by the Quilt Guild, in conjunction with a quilt display.

September 10th – Eilene Lyon will give a presentation on the California Gold Rush at our Society meeting.