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This is the website of the Grand Strand Genealogy Club, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. We meet on the second Saturday of the month at 10:15 a.m. at Chapin Memorial Library, 14th Ave North and Kings Highway.

Purpose Statement

The purpose of this club shall be to provide a forum for individual research through monthly meetings, education and open sharing of information.

The objectives of this club are:

  • To promote the study and establish the sharing of information related to research and techniques within the group,
  • To support genealogical resources at Chapin Memorial Library,
  • To encourage and assist others in genealogical research,
  • To maintain a relationship with other genealogy clubs, societies, and libraries.


President: Dennis Fitzgerald

1st Vice President: Allen Jeffcoat

2nd Vice President: William Kahler

Secretary: Kathleen Keenan

Treasurer: Gail Reynolds

Past President: Glen O'Connell

Historians: Allene Baker, Lois Butler

Program Committee: Marie Peacock, Susan Perhala

Webmaster: William Kahler


The bylaws were approved by the membership at the February 2009 meeting.

2014 Application for Membership

Any person interested in genealogy may become a member of the Grand Strand Genealogy Club (GSGC) by:

  • Submitting an application,
  • Attending a minimum of one (1) meeting per calendar year and
  • Updating the application annually.

There is no membership fee.

To view the application online, you will need a PDF reader/viewer available free at (FREE PDF-XChange Viewer) and Print or download the membership application. After printing the document, fill it in and bring it to the next meeting or contact the Webmaster for a mailing address.

Grand Strand Genealogy Club, 2013 for its members

GSGC Bulletin Board

U p c o m i n g   E v e n t s

GSGC Monthly Meeting
  November 8
, 2014 - 10:15 a.m.
Chapin Memorial Library
1st Floor Meeting Room
14th Ave North & Kings Highway
Myrtle Beach, SC


Renee Brown Dixon

Upcoming Speakers


W e b s i t e   H a p p e n i n g s
Family Search under Link Page reflects FamilySearch updates through October 15, 2014.

State & County Records
under Link Page has been updated to reflect availability of new Ohio death records and the addition of West Virginia vital records.

Tracker Software Products' FREE PDF-XChange Viewer has been included as a suggested way for viewing GSGC's Application for Membership. Use of this reader/viewer will allow completion of the downloaded form by using the Typewriter Tool listed under "Tools/Comment and Markup Tools."

The following sections under Members have been updated as of September 15, 2014:
  • Members' Surname Research
  • Members' Organization Memberships
  • Members' Cities and States
  • Members' Nationalities
  • Members' Genealogy Software / Paid Subscriptions

The Sun News GSGC Articles
September 26, 2004
April 13, 2014

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