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 Announces Latest Issue of APGQ Now Online

APG members were notified this week that the latest issue of the APGQ has been released and is now digitally available to members. Michael J. Leclerc, CG, Managing Editor of the APGQ, announced: We have a special issue of APGQ for you. For more than a year we have lived through a once-in-a generation event. The COVID-19 […]

Call for Recommendations for 2021 APG Board of Directors and Nominations Committee

On Monday, August 31, 2020 APG members received a call for recommendations for the 2021 APG Board of Directors and the Nominations Committee from APG National. The deadline for nominations is 15 September 2020. The notice read as follows: The annual APG election will be held in October. Here is an opportunity to participate in […]

APG is Seeking Candidates for Managing Editor of APGQ & eNews Editor

Members of the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG) were notified Monday, June 22, 2020 that APG is seeking two qualified candidates to fill the positions of Managing Editor of the Association’s quarterly publication, Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly (APGQ), and the editor for the APG eNews. Below are excerpts of the notices: Managing Editor of APGQ The […]