Welcome to BGS!


Our aim is to make Genealogy fun and exciting.  As such, we provide opportunities and education programs to help individuals find their roots.   In addition, you can find out about the numerous resources available for ancestral research. We encourage our members to learn the proper ways to document their discoveries and share them with others.  Founded in 2001, BGS serves Broomfield and the surrounding Boulder-Denver metropolitan area.

Visitors and Guests are Always Welcome!

For guests and non-members, please complete 
Contact Membership Form and request Zoom meeting invitation 
several days ahead of any scheduled program meeting date.

To join the Broomfield Genealogy Society, go here 
Membership Levels and Application.

Upcoming Events

Monday, October 17, 2022 at 6:30 PM (Mountain)

“The Salem Witchcraft Hysteria”
Presented by John E. Putman

IMPORTANT NOTICE – This is a Hybrid Meeting at the Broomfield Library

John PutmanThis program chronicles the causes, events, and aftermath of the Salem Witch incident in which the speaker’s ancestors played a part on both sides of the polarized villagers.

John’s Credentials include:

  • MA in Political Science, University of Colorado
  • Member Pike’s Peak Genealogical Society (PPGS) past 15 years
  • Past President Pike’s Peak Genealogical Society (PPGS)
  • PPGS Delegate to Colorado Council of Genealogical Societies
  • 12th Generation American

Monday, November 21, 2022 at 6:30 PM (Mountain)

“Alien Registration Records”
Presented by Julie Miller

Julie MillerAlien Registrations contain a wealth of personal information and should not be overlooked when researching immigrant ancestors. This lecture will discuss what Alien Registrations are available, information found in the records, and how to access the records.

Julie Miller, holds Certified Genealogist and Certified Genealogical Speaker credentials and is a fellow of the National Genealogical Society. She is a full-time professional researcher, speaker, and writer who lives in Broomfield and was one of the founding members of the Society. Her articles have appeared in the NGSQ and NGS Magazine. Julie was the NGS interim Education Manager (2018), and is a member of the NGS conference committee. She was a volunteer at NARA-Denver for twenty-one years.  Julie’s website can be found at JPM Genealogy Research.

Please return here to see more BGS coming events and activities.  And don’t forget to check the Special Interest Group page for additional events.

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