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Join us in November for a presentation by Dr. John Vogt called "Searching for Ancestors in Black Holes: Five Brief Case Studies." Check the Meetings page for more information about our upcoming programs. We hope you will join us!

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Meetings last updated October 23, 2014.


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COGS is a society of people that love Genealogy and Family History Research. COGS is your local learning place. We can assist you in your quest to discover your roots with attention to the highest standards in the genealogy field. Turn your solitary research into a collaborative effort. Learn from others, attend programs, field trips, and make friends that will enrich your ability to search your family's history with accuracy.  

At each meeting you will meet fellow researchers seeking family and ancestors, not just in Clarke County or Oconee County, GA, but in regions all over the US and the world. Spread the word, bring a friend. Today is the day to find out something new about who you are. It is fun, friendly and you are guaranteed to find fascinating information. No prior experience is necessary!! Researchers of all ages are welcome. Simply attend a meeting and find out what COGS is all about.


The August 2014 COGS Quarterly was emailed to members on August 15th. The Quarterly is 41 pages long, has live links, and is filled with genealogical information and local records. If you did not receive your copy, please email COGS and let us know.

Night Owl

Thanks to all who joined us for the
2014 Night Owl Prowl! We enjoyed a fun night
researching our ancestors, helping each other,
exploring available resources, and just talking
about genealogy.


We need YOU! Volunteers are needed to help COGS continue to be the wonderful organization that it has been since 1987. Please consider volunteering to help make our organization even better. Let us know about your talents and willingness to help.

Support COGS! For an annual membership fee of just $15 you will receive a quarterly newsletter and notification about all of our programs. Your dues are also used to help pay honorariums for speakers, purchase resources for local libraries, and offset costs for special events and preservation of historical data. COGS membership provides a wonderful opportunity to talk with and learn from others who share your interest.

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