PO Box 2175

ESP Station

Albany, NY 12220

Membership benefits:

  • Quarterly Newsletters - 16 page newsletter, mailed to you, that are full of stories, news, meeting presentation summaries, etc. Look at a sample newsletter here.

  • Access to the "Members Only" section of our website - this is where you will find posted videos and handouts from previous presentations and much more. We realize you are not all available on meeting Saturdays at 1 pm ET.
      • Zoom presentations

      • Zoom handouts

      • War records

      • Vital records

      • Research tips by country

      • Our 16 page newsletters, in .pdf form, for the last few years

      • and more

  • First opportunity to register for our Zoom meeting presentations - Members can register as of the 1st of the month, while non-members cannot register until the 16th, if space is still available.  Sometimes we have room and sometimes we have to create a waiting list. Why take that chance.

  • Members can post unlimited free queries in our newsletters

To contact CDGS  email us at: or write to us at 

Capital District Genealogical Society

BO Box 2175

Empire State Plaza Station

Albany, NY 12220-0175.

You can call or text (838) 934=2674 if you have questions about membership issues.