Orange County California Genealogical Society

The Orange County California Genealogical Society (established in 1963) is a non-profit, educational organization in Huntington Beach, California with approximately 400 members.  Its purpose is to collect, preserve and disseminate knowledge and information in regards to genealogy and related historical, biographical and heraldic data.  It strives to instill and promote interest and instruction in genealogical research.l  OCCGS provides full maintenance and development of the Genealogy Collection housed at the Huntington Beach Public Library (www.hbpl.org) (lower level), which now containes over 17,000 volumes.

The OCCGS general membership meeting is held the first Saturday of each month (except for June and December) in meeting room C & D at the Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach, California. 

The mailing address is OCCGS, P. O. Box 1587, Orange, California 92856-1587.

The Society Web site is www.occgs.com