(PDF Fillable Form;
complete, print and postal-mail it to address on form)
(National/Metro Atlanta Chapter)
$55 - Individual
$35 - Youth under 18
$65 - Family
$50 - Silver Legacy
$35 - Golden Legacy
$80 - Organization
►National networking with AAHGS members to share research techniques and information
►One-on-one ancestor research assistance, by request, from an experienced Chapter member
►Access to this site's "Members Only" page, which features:
• Archived Chapter publications, such as newsletters, meeting minutes and handouts
• Archived photo galleries of events and activities
• Videos of research tips
• Our Chapter's 10 Year Anniversary Commemo-rative Book: 2000-2010 (history, member bios, research places and names, info about members' ancestor photos shown at the top of these web pages)
• Research links to 13 Atlanta-area repositories
►"AAHGS News," a national bi-monthly newsletter on research topics, workshops, seminars and other educational programs (digital)
►Free published ancestry queries in "AAHGS News"
►Journal of the Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, a national semi-annual publication featuring in-depth, scholarly articles on African American genealogy in historical context (digital)
AAHGS members constitute the leading African American genealogy society in the United States. Membership is open to the public.
Membership in the national Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society is required in order to join our Metro Atlanta Chapter.
See application forms for each organization in the box at left.
Membership term is from January 1 through December 31 each year.