Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society of Memphis, TN and the Mid-South
P. O. Box 771731 |Memphis, TN 38177 | 901.318.3990 | info@aahgsmemphis.org

Welcome to AAHGS-Memphis



The Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, Inc. (AAHGS) strives to preserve African-ancestored family history, genealogy, and cultural diversity by teaching research techniques and disseminating information throughout the community. Our primary goals are to promote scholarly research, provide resources for historical and genealogical studies, create a network of persons with similar interests, and assist members in documenting their histories.

AAHGS Memphis generally meets on the second Saturday of each month at 12:30pm to 2:30 pm. We have 2 locations for 2018:


* Cordova Public Library, 8457 Trinity Rd, Cordova, TN 38018, (901) 415-2746 


* Benjamin L. Hooks, 3030 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38111, (901) 379-4499, - Meeting Room A off the main entrance

Topics for 2017
DateTimeSubjectLocation
January 2712:30 pmTBDMain Library
February12:30 pmTBDtbd
MarchTBDTennessee State Library
AprilTBDCordova
MayTBDTBDMain Library-Meeting Room A
June12:30 pmTBDMain Library
JulyNo meetingN/A
August12:30 pmTo Be AnnouncedMain Library
September12:30 pmTo Be AnnouncedMain Library
OctoberN/A
November12:30 pmVeterans ResearchCordova
DecemberTBDHoliday LuncheonLocation TBD

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