Join

Please complete and print the application form below. Mail with your membership fees to Edgar County Genealogical Society, PO Box 304, Paris, IL 61944-0304 .

Membership includes:

    • ECGS Quarterly (mailed in August, November, February and May)
    • Five (5) bimonthly programs in August, October, December, February and April
    • The Annual Meeting is held in June along with the presentation of the Edythe Stephens Family History Award. This award is presented to a member or volunteer who has provided dedicated services to the genealogy community in the past year.
    • Each member is entitled to have at least one query published annually in the Quarterly (more if space allows). Please include:
      • Your name
      • Address
      • email address (optional)

A query should provide at least three items: Name, Date(s), Location(s). The more information you give, the more likely someone is to have information about your question. You may send your query by email.


  • Membership runs from July 1st to June 30th each year
  • Persons joining after August 1st should include $1.50 extra for 1 back issue of the quarterly that must be mailed.
  • Persons joining after October 1st should include $2.00 extra for 2 back issues of the quarterly that must be mailed.
  • Persons joining after January 1st should include $2.75 extra for 3 back issues of the quarterly that must be mailed.
  • Those who send their membership payment after March 1st will be considered a member for the coming year unless noted differently on your application.

ECGS Membership Application Form

             Name:
             Address:
             City:
             State:
             Zip Code:
             E-mail:
Receive Quarterly by email
             Surnames  of Interest:
             Date:
             Membership
                begin July 1st 20?
                end June 30th 20?
Individual $20.00/year
Individual Life $150.00
New Member
Renewal