MSOG, Inc.
P.O. 215
Ashland, MA 01721-0215


MSOG is made up of chapters throughout Massachusetts: Bristol, Merrimack Valley, Middlesex, and Worcester. Each chapter has its own governing board of officers, annual meeting, and election. Each chapter is a member of the state board and is represented by the chapter’s president. Chapters do not meet during the months of July and August.


MSOG offers memberships for the Individual, Family, and Organization. Membership is from September 1st through August 31st.
Join today and begin enjoying the many benefits of being a MSOG member. Join or Renew now for 2021-2022.
Take advantage of all we have to offer! And we hope that you'll follow us on Facebook for timely news and information.

Renew now

Membership renewal for 2022-2023 is now available. 
Go to your Profile, and you will see a Green Button to "Renew Membership."  When you choose your payment type of PayPal/Credit Card, be sure to check the box before you click Check & Confirm. 

Login to Members

If you are already a member of the Society, you can log in by clicking on the Members link. If you are not already a member, we encourage you to become a member and begin receiving all the benefits of membership. 

View Meeting Recordings and Handouts

There are recordings and handouts for many of the chapter meetings available to members. Once you are logged in, select the Event Recordings section under Members to view these. Most of the recordings and handouts are available for three months from the date of the meeting. 

Hold the date for MSOG 2022 Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting will be held on November 5, 2022, beginning at 9 am
Business Meeting, Writing Contest Winners, Election Results
Special Presentation by Caroline J. White, Archives & Manuscript Librarian, Special Collections and University Archives, UMass Amherst

Learn about the current officers

How to Use Surname Research

Check out this news article on How to Use Surname Research on this Website.

Annual Meeting 2021

You must be logged in as a Member to see the Annual Meeting 2021 Information: the Annual Meeting Program on the New Deal, and the Board Annual Reports.

MSOG Pins and Danglersl

Members can purchase MSOG pins and danglers from the Store within the Members area. 

Upcoming Events
Apr. 25
UPDATE: We are delighted to welcome Chelsea Fernandes,from the Bristol Chapter as our New DNA SIG Co-Ordinator.  A little bit about Chelsea... She is the Technical ...
Jul. 12
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
July 2022 Generations Book Club
The gripping story of an epic prairie snowstorm that killed hundreds of newly arrived settlers and cast a shadow on the promise of the American ...
Legacy Guide