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 The West Valley
 Genealogical Society

serves Genealogists throughout the Northwest Valley area of Maricopa County, Arizona. The WVGS is a non-profit corporation dedicated to researching, recording, and sharing genealogical & ethnic information.

 Membership Benefits:


Large Genealogical Library:

Stand alone building with over 4,000 sq.ft. of Books, CDs, Periodicals, Maps, Microfilm and Online access. Our shelves are filled with materials covering all 50 States and many Countries.

Subscriber Databases:

The membership includes access to the following prominent genealogy databases: New England Historic Society,, World Vital Records and Fold3. If purchased seperately these databases would cost over $500.

How To Classes:

Help with the how-to-dos of Genealogy, Genealogy Libraries, Genealogy Computer Programs, Technology Aids, Preserving Memories, Photos and other helpful subjects.

Special Interest Groups (SIGS):

Meetings with a sharing and helpful focus on States and Countries of origin.

Research Nights:

A once a month event for the newly curious and the experienced researchers. Browse the library's collection, use the internet access and learn the benefits of membership. Bring your own "brown bag supper"; drinks & dessert will be provided for a $3.50 donation. These popular research sessions are scheduled for the 3rd Thursday of each month from 5-9 pm.

Membership is a snap! You can become a member NOW by simply clicking HERE and following the instructions. The annual membership fee is $40.00 which includes all the above plus much more!