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P.O. Box 275
Easton, MD 21601

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Upcoming Events:

7 a.m.
USGS Yard Sale Fundraiser

USGS Yard Sale Fundraiser 2018

12156 Greensboro Rd, Greensboro, MD, 7:00 AM to 12 Noon. Yard sale to benefit the Upper Shore Genealogical Society of Maryland. Donations needed to benefit USGS. Donated items for yard sale may be dropped off at the 12156 Greensboro Rd. location September 22, 29 and October 6. For more information call 410-924-4880. Attention Venders!10 spaces available for venders. $20 per 10 x 10 space. Call 410-924-4880 to rent a space.

For more information: USGS Calendar


The Caroline Sun
Newspaper articles from The Caroline Sun, Caroline County, Maryland, 1902 to 1959.

For more information, go to The Caroline Sun bookstore page.


Calvary-Asbury United Methodist Church Records
Transcribed records from Dudley's, Dams, Roesville, Sudlersville, Templeville and Millington Churches, with full name index, from 1802 to 1954.

For more information, go to the Calvary-Asbury United Methodist Church Records bookstore page.

Federation of Genealogical Societies


Welcome to USGS !

The Upper Shore Genealogical Society of Maryland is celebrating its 45th year. Founded in 1973, the USGS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization run by volunteers and covers Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne's and Talbot Counties on the Eastern Shore of Maryland.

The USGS began following a genealogy class for beginning researchers, held at the Chesapeake College in Wye Mills, Maryland. From the initial class of fourteen, the organization now offers information and assistance to more than one hundred members. We welcome you to trace your family genealogy and history, visit the USGS Research Center, and become a member of USGS.

RAIN DATE: NOVEMBER 10, 2018, 7 a.m.

USGS Yard Sale Fundraiser 2018

USGS Research Center

Research Center

12156 Greensboro Road
Greensboro, Maryland


Please visit the USGS Calendar for our hours, meetings and upcoming events.

For more information and to see our inventory of research materials, please view the USGS Research Center page.

Please visit the USGS Bookstore to see our publications for sale. Our publications are available in both book and e-book format (CD-ROM PDF searchable format). Purchases may be made in person, by mail and by paypal. If you have any questions, please contact Jean Kelly at 410-482-8072 or e-mail:

USGS Volunteers

We are looking for volunteers. If you are interested in helping with the Research Center, filling a position on the Board, being a guest speaker at one of our meetings, helping members with genealogical research or anything else, please email: or call Jean Kelly: 410-482-8072.