Welcome

Welcome to the official website of the Serbian Genealogy Society (SGS). Over the course of the past 20 years we have worked hard to promote genealogy and heraldry in Serbia…

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Learning Center

Genealogical numbering systems

(First Generation) 1 Subject (Second Generation) 2 Father 3 Mother (Third Generation) 4 Father’s father 5 Father’s mother 6 Mother’s father 7 Mother’s mother (Fourth Generation) 8 Father’s father’s father 9 Father’s father’s mother 10 Father’s mother’s father 11 Father’s mother’s mother 12 Mother’s father’s father 13 Mother’s father’s mother 14 Mother’s mother’s father 15…

Serbian Latin and Cyrillic

Miroslav

Serbia is a country that is on the crossroads between East and West Europe when it comes to geography. Throughout history there have been influences that eventually led to the implementation of both the Latin and Cyrillic scripts. There is no difference between the meaning and pronaunciation of the both. In Serbia and Montenegro both…

Ongoing indexing project

Microfilm

With the recent publishing of the fragments of the original church vital records of the Serbian Orthodox Church in Croatia which are now available to be viewed online via the FamilySearch.org website, our team of volunteers have been continuously working on indexing both the parishes and surnames that are found in these records. We would…

FAQ

Membership fee’s

The membership fee’s can be found at the signup page. The membership is as low as possible but high enough to cover the costs the society is making for maintaining this website. The first membership is free and gives you an account at our website. However, if you want to use the forums and advanced…