Membership in the Fort
Worth Genealogical Society is by calendar year, from January 1st
through December 31st. All members receive annually,
four issues of our quarterly journal, Footprints, and
eleven issues of our monthly newsletter. Those who join mid-year
will receive missed issues of Footprints for the current
year in the mail, but missed newsletters may only be downloaded
from our website. From time to time, other items may also be
published and made available.
classifications of membership are: Individual, Family, Sustaining,
Contributing and Honorary Life. Sustaining and Contributing are
levels of membership for those who wish to assist with additional
financial support of the Society. These members are greatly
appreciated, however there are no additional benefits. Honorary
Life Membership, which carry the same benefits as any other
class, is bestowed only upon members who have made
significant contributions to the growth or betterment of the
In addition to the
publications received as a benefit of membership, your dues help
to bring in professional speakers for our General Membership
meetings and supports an Exchange Program. Our journal, Footprints,
is traded for quarterlies published by other genealogical
Societies across the nation. Periodicals received through this
program, plus books and manuscripts presented to the Society, as
well as books sent in for review in Footprints, are donated to the
Genealogy Department of the Fort Worth Public Library for use by
the general public.
We invite you to join
us as a member of the Fort Worth Genealogical Society. Annual dues
are as low as $23.00 for individuals. Renewals and new memberships
are accepted year round.
fill out one of the Membership Applications and then decide how
you want to pay your dues. You
may write and mail a check to us, or you may pay online with a
may still join the old fashioned way, by mailing your
check or money order with a completed membership form.
Everything you need to know is contained on the Membership
you are paying online, we still ask that you complete a
membership application. Please be sure that you click the
of the above Applications may be used for new members,
membership renewals and to report changes of address.
Use either form, regardless of how you pay your dues.
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