Have you ever tried to discover the history of your family, but didn’t know how or where to begin? The Goochland County Historical Society is here to help by sponsoring Beginning Genealogy.

On March 18, 2023 we will be holding our third lecture designed to help in your search for genealogical information, including the U.S. Census. The lectures are not cumulative, so do not worry if you missed the first two. It will be from 10:00 am to noon in the meeting room of the Goochland Branch Library, 3075 River Road West.

To sign up or find out more about individual lectures, please contact the Goochland County Historical Society by phone at 804-556-3966, by email at, or drop by the society at 2924 River Road West. We located next to Goochland Courthouse; hours are 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, Wednesday through Friday and the second Saturday of the month.

Preregistration is required to ensure sufficient seating.