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Established in 2013, The New Jersey chapter of the Association of Professional Genealogists (NJ-APG) provides a focal point for Garden State genealogists interested in professional learning, collaboration, and advocacy. Our chapter reflects the national mission of APG in supporting those engaged in the business of genealogy, while promoting high professional and ethical standards in our work.

Who Are Our Members?

Our members are professional genealogists who research regularly in New Jersey records, archives, repositories, and libraries. Their research interests and areas of expertise include DNA, Immigration, and Colonial Era to 21st Century.

What is the APG?

The Association of Professional Genealogists (APG) is an international organization dedicated to supporting those engaged in the business of genealogy through advocacy, collaboration, education, and the promotion of high ethical standards.

What's New?

APG’s 2020 PMC in Portland Has Been Cancelled

On Saturday, March 28, 2020, members of the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG) were informed by President David McDonald that… more

APG Announces Launch of New Website

The Association of Professional Genealogists (APG) has announced the launch of its new website on March 27, 2020. David McDonald,… more

Records Alert!! USCIS Proposes 492% Fee Increase for Copies of Historical Records

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Fee Schedule and Changes to Certain Other Immigration Benefit Request Requirements – A Proposed… more