Welcome to the Irish Genealogical Society of Michigan. The Irish Genealogical Society of Michigan is a non-denominational organization focusing on genealogical research in all thirty-two counties of the Emerald Isle. The society is open to everyone! 

Next Meeting
Saturday, October 15, 2016
1:30 p.m.
They Didn't All Come Trough Ellis Island
by Katherine Willson
at the Gaelic League of Detroit
2068 Michigan Avenue
Detroit, MI 48216
Katherine Willson presenting— They Didn’t All Come Through Ellis Island. If as many ancestors came through Ellis Island as families are led to believe, the island would have sunk! Learn about the multiple ports of entry into the U.S., how to find passenger records online, and how to analyze these lists as a means of filling in your ancestors’ life stories.

Coming Events
Saturday, Nov. 19th
DNA - What Kind of Test & What to Do With It
Presentation by Brenda Halseth
Saturday, Jan. 21st
Irish Songs in America
Presentation about Irish songs in America by Terry Murphy.   Terry Murphy isn't a legend in the local folk music scene - he's the real thing.   Since his 1981 debut (at the tender age of 17) at the Old Shillelagh in his native Detroit, Terry has been a staple ...