Source:American Genealogist (D.L. Jacobus)

Source The American Genealogist
Year range 1922 -
Subject Family tree
Publication information
Type Periodical
Publisher D.L. Jacobus
Place issued New Haven, Connecticut
The American Genealogist. (New Haven, Connecticut: D.L. Jacobus).
Libraries and website
WorldCat website
AmericanAncestors.org website

The American Genealogist is "an independent quarterly journal dedicated to the elevation of genealogical scholarship through carefully documented analyses of genealogical problems and through short compiled genealogies."[1] The journal's website provides access to tables of contents for several selected issues (from 2002 to 2005 as of October 2008) and the 75th Anniversary issue.[2]


  • Dr. David L. Green, FASG,[3] publisher (succeeded Ruth Wilder Sherman after her death); joined TAG in 1984
  • Robert Charles Anderson, FASG, editor; joined TAG in 1993
  • Joseph C. Anderson II, FASG, editor; joined TAG in 1999

Notes and References

  1. Quotation from
  2. Access via
  3. FASG is a postnominal indicating status as a Fellow of the American Society of Genealogists

Volumes 9-58 are available online to members of NEHGS at here with more volumes to be added.

Note: Volume numbers were continued from Source:Jacobus, Donald Lines. Families of Ancient New Haven, and volumes 1-8 may be found under that name (i.e., here).

FHL film numbers

   * 599244 Item 3
   * 1320924 Items 5-7, Items 8-10
   * 1421574 Item 8
   * 1425624 Items 5-9
   * 1425625 Items 1-2, Items 3-5, Items 6-8
   * 1425626

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