New Brunswick Genealogical Society
Welcome to the New Brunswick Genealogical Society, Inc.
NBGS is a non-profit organization founded in 1978 to encourage and facilitate family historical
research in New Brunswick, Canada.


Membership is open to anyone with an interest in the history of New Brunswick and its people. Membership plans range from $40 to $65 per year.
For access to:
  • Members-only resources
  • A branch in your area of interest
  • Generations, our journal, 4x per year

21 Sep 2023: See the new collection, Some Miramichi Families, in our Genealogy Resources section.
27 Aug 2023: Wow! Summer really is coming to a close already. The Fall issue of Generations is now on the website!
18 Aug 2023: See the Darling family photo album.
19 Jul 2023: The SJ Branch's collection of Genealogy Folders at the Saint John Free Public Library are scanned and added to the Saint John Branch section of the website.
3 Jul 2023: How do I check my account expiry date? Find the answer to that and other membership questions in our Knowledge Base membership category.
26 Jun 2023: Riverbank Fishing Lodge ran from 1909-1916 in the home of Mr & Mrs W O Snider in Portage Vale, NB. View the guest book.
6 Jun 2023: On this 79th anniversary of D-Day, see info on the North Shore (NB) Regiment's involvement, including video footage. 

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Sep 2023

The Miramichi Branch maintains its own website. For new members joining the Miramichi branch, you will have immediate access to the main NBGS website, but creating login credentials for the Miramichi site is a manual process and will take several days. Please be patient. 
26 Jun 2023

Did you know that NBGS is managed entirely by volunteers? There is no office, no phone and no staff. Replies to your messages may be delayed, but we will respond as soon as possible. To become part of the team, see our listing of Volunteer Opportunities.
13 May 2023



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Images: Big Nictau Lake, taken from Mount Carleton Provincial Park; and Head Harbour (East Quoddy) Lighthouse, Campobello Island.
updated Sep 2023