Germanic Genealogy Society

Partnership Documents

Two important documents were signed on 29 May 2015 at a conference held by the Germanic Genealogy Society.  These document represent the beginning of the German-American Genealogical Partnership.
  • The Declaration of St. Paul between the 3 founding societies: Signers included Kim Ashford of the Germanic Genealogy Society, Jim Neuenfeldt of The Pommern Regional Group of MN, and Dirk Weissleder of the Deutsche Arbeitsgemeinschaft genealogischer Verbände.
  • The Partnership Agreement with society representatives present at the GGS Bonus Conference. To the above listed, Ingeborg Carpenter of the Sacramento German Genealogy Society also joined us. Partners unable to be present were Gordon Seyffert of the Immigrant Genealogy Society, Ruth Emmel of the Southwest Florida Germanic Genealogy Society and Nancy Myers of the Ahnenforscher Stammitisch Unna und Umgebung.
Two more documents generated in 2015 that might be of interest: