Mount Vernon Genealogical Society
Organized in 1991, the society is located near Alexandria, VA. The society was established to encourage persons interested in the pursuit of their ancestral heritage throughout the world and to promote fellowship as well as cooperation among its members. The society provides instruction in the use of genealogical research, methodology, and adherence to standards of accuracy and thoroughness in genealogical research. The society provides a forum for the sharing of knowledge gained by individual members in their own research. The society collects, preserves, and disseminates genealogical information.