About Lafayette Genealogical Society
The Lafayette Genealogical Society is a not
for profit society. Our mission is
an interest in all family history;
as collect, preserve and make available
area history. This includes the Parishes
of Lafayette, St. Martin, St. Mary,
Vermilion, Evangeline and Iberia.
We are an organization of genealogists,
work together in preserving family
and local history. Although we meet
and have a particular interest in Louisiana
history, many of our members have family
that requires research outside of Louisiana.
Our members include individuals from
Canada, France and elsewhere.
Thousands of individual's come from
the World each year to learn about
as well as research their families
repositories. Including, the wonderful
collections housed at the Lafayette
Library and the Dupre Library on the
We welcome anyone interested in learning
about his or her lineage and preserving
history of the Attakapas area through
If you are not a member of our society,
would like to invite you to attend
more of our meetings to learn more about us.