We would like to invite you to join our Society!

The Alleghany Highlands Genealogical Society is active in preserving the genealogical records of Alleghany County and the surrounding areas in Virginia and West Virginia. The Society meets the second Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm at 515 East Pine Street, Covington, VA. We invite you to visit our Library and Archives at the same location. We will be excited to see you and welcome the chance to show you around. Our hours are Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 10 AM – 3 PM.


To print this Application, on your computer, press “Prnt Scr” and then press “Ctrl” and the letter “P” together.  We are working on this to make it easier.  Sorry for the inconvenience.

Please check type of membership you prefer:

 INDIVIDUAL MEMBER (Paid annually) $15
FAMILY MEMBERS (Husband & wife, paid annually) $18
LIFE MEMBER PER PERSON (Not more than 2 payments) $150
HONORARY MEMBER (Conferred by vote of the society membership) No Dues

Family Names of Interest:




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Alleghany Highlands Genealogical Society, Inc
515 East Pine Street
Covington, Virginia 24426

E-Mail:  ahgs.cov.va@gmail.com

Membership dues are per calendar year and are payable each January 1st.  Membership includes the society’s digital quarterly publication and access to any “Members Only” sections on our web site.