Whittier Area Genealogical Society
Whittier Area Genealogical Society

WAGS Membership Benefits

  • WAGS Family Tales, our monthly newsletter.  This includes online access to back issues of our award-winning monthy newsletter from March 2013 to now, with more to come!  Our Newsletter Editor, Marilyn McCarty, was awarded the California State Genealogical Alliance Publications Award in December 2016.
  • WAGS Surname Database - Online access to update the database with information about your ancestors, with the possibility of connecting with that distant cousin who has the key to breaking down all your brick walls!
  • WAGS Annual Seminar Discount.
  • Newsletter Queries.  1 free newsletter query per month.  Non-members pay $1 per query.  Click here to download the Newsletter Query Form.
  • FindMyPast 50% Discount.  Good for new subscribers for their first 12-month world subscription.
  • Legacy Family Tree Webinars 50% Discount.  Good for new subscribers for their first annual webinar subscription.
  • Your membership dues help us to present high quality monthly genealogical programs to the Whittier community.‚Äč
  • Members Only Links.  Did you miss the last meeting?  Have trouble typing in all of those web addresses from the handouts?  Now, when you sign in, you can look at our Links section for links to most of the websites that were listed on the handouts from the most recent meeting.  If you aren't logged in, you won't see them.  (Please note, not all meetings feature websites, so this feature will not be active at all times)
The membership year for the Whittier Area Genealogical Society is from June 1st through May 31st. If you would like to join for the first time, click on  New Member Online Join on the menu to the left.  To renew online, sign on using your member login and password, and click on the blue Renew button in your Member Profile.  If you wish to join or renew with a check or cash, click on the link below to print our paper WAGS Membership Form.
The Membership Chairs are Brian Swanson and Stefanie Miller. Their email address is membership@wagswhittier.org. Please contact them for more information about membership and membership discount programs.