Doña Ana County Genealogical Society



The Doña Ana County Genealogical Society (DACGS) was organized in January 2008. Our Mission is to meet the genealogical needs of our members and the general public through the acquisition, preservation, and dissemination of genealogical and historical information.

This is a membership organization and new members are always welcome. Membership dues:

     Individual - $20 per year

     Couple (Any two individuals living at the same address) - $25 per year

     Youth (Up to the age of 18) - $5 per year

DACGS meets at the Thomas Branigan Memorial Library in Las Cruces NM (200 E. Picacho Avenue) at 2 pm on the second Wednesday of each month. Meetings include prepared programs presented either by an invited guest or by a member of the Society.

Our Next Meeting:Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014, at 2 pm in the Roadrunner Room of the Thomas Branigan Memorial Library in Las Cruces NM. On the program Alex Licon of Graham's Funeral Home will discuss "Looking for the Dead in Strange Places."

DACGS is looking for a few good members to step up and run for office in the society. Elections for the 2015 officers will be held at the 12 Nov 2014 meeting. If you're interested or know someone who is, contact Sharon Rooney at

EMAIL Contact:


P.O. Box 123

Las Cruces, NM 88004