The latest books, projects and more
NEHGS publishes books of enduring interest to families, genealogists, and historians, including authoritative guides and source record compilations.
Special features, articles, and tips
Every Wednesday The Weekly Genealogist provides readers with news and information about NEHGS and the genealogical community.
Flagship journal of genealogy
Published quarterly since 1847, The New England Historical and Genealogical Register is the flagship journal of American genealogy and the oldest in the field, focusing on authoritative genealogies.
Pilgrim genealogy and history
Mayflower Descendant, a journal of Pilgrim genealogy and history—one of the most respected scholarly journals in the field of genealogy—is now published by NEHGS.
Award winning genealogy publication
American Ancestors appeals to family historians of all levels. Major topics include useful sources, helpful research strategies, compelling historical accounts, and interesting case studies.
Browse our catalog online
Browse through our entire books and gifts catalog online. This catalog contains our latest publications, classic reprints, and much more.
Search the Register and more
Several NEHGS publications are searchable databases, including The Register, Mayflower Descendant, and American Ancestors magazine.
Early New England family histories
Study projects offer an in-depth look at family histories in early New England. These scholarly projects are available as publications and databases.
Give the gift of your family story
The Newbury Street Press builds on the New England Historic Genealogical Society’s more than 170-year history of publishing compiled genealogies of enduring value.