About LGS


We are a society of family tree growers, historians and researchers mainly from Cobourg, Port Hope and environs in Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada meeting regularly since 1987, currently once a month from September to June (except Jan) at the Cobourg Public Library, 200 Ontario St., and on Zoom at 6:30PM. Meeting night and time varies so check our Program Schedule.


The purpose of the LGS shall be the Promotion and Enjoyment of Genealogical research and the development of members’ Family Trees through social interaction and the co-operation of all members to their mutual benefit.


The Lakeshore Genealogical Society emerged in 1987 from participants in a genealogical research course who recognised the benefits of an ongoing association of like-interested people. More...