Become a Member

ACGS members receive many benefits which include:

  • Free access to one of the largest French-Canadian Research Libraries in the United States
  • Individual assistance and training in utilizing the facilities of our Research Library
  • Discounted use of our Research Department  facilities
  • Free publication of three single event queries in the American-Canadian Genealogist
  • Invitation to attend the semi-annual conferences and the annual business meeting and to vote for the officers and directors of your Society;  and free participation at Spring Workshops
  • Free subscription to the Society’s journal, American-Canadian Genealogist

ACGS participates in many activities including:

  • exhibits at local and regional Franco-American activities and  conferences; and
  • extraction and publication of data from local area parishes,  including marriage, birth and death records
  • Individual Member – $35.00(US) per year, American residents; $40.00(US) per year, Canadian residents.
  • Family Member – $45 (US) includes one additional member in the same  household.  Only one journal per household mailed.
  • Student Member- All elementary, high school or full time college students  under the age of 22 – 50% of Individual Member dues.
  • Lifetime Member – fifteen times the yearly Individual Member dues – $535.00(US) for American residents, $600.00(US) for Canadian residents. This may be paid in installments over a one-year period. Arrangements must be made with the Treasurer to assure proper accounting.
  • Life-Associate Member – Spouse of Lifetime Member only, 50% of Lifetime Member dues. Same installment arrangements apply as long as both are applying.
  • Overseas Member – $50.00(US) per year
  • Institutions – $50.00(US) per year
Membership Application

ACGS Membership Application


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