Welcome !!!

aahgs02The Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, Inc. (AAHGS) strives to preserve African-ancestored family history, genealogy, and cultural diversity by teaching research techniques and disseminating information throughout the community.  The Central Maryland Chapter (CMC) was the very first chapter to be charted by the national organization.

The Chapter Goals are to promote scholarly research, professional presentations on research methodologies, networking with other genealogists, genealogy-related door prizes (e.g. books, genealogy quick sheets, etc.)

Ongoing Activities

  • Classes
  • Skill-building exercises
  • Key Partner in areawide Black History Month Genealogy Event
  • Mentoring
  • Door prizes at every regular meeting

Visit the  Upcoming Events page to learn more about current activities.