About Us

About The Gloucester County Historical Society

The Gloucester County Historical Society is a private, non-profit 501(c)3 organization and your donations and membership are welcome.

Since 1903, the mission of the Gloucester County Historical Society has been to collect and preserve material pertaining to the Southern New Jersey area. Our research Library is the repository of one of the largest genealogical collections in Southern New Jersey. Please join us as we step into the future while unlocking the treasures of the past.

Gloucester County Historical Society Board of Trustees (2019-2020)

Mary Rugarber, President
Barbara Turner, 1st Vice President
James Scythes, 2nd Vice President
Christine Newell, Treasurer
Lee Hansell, Recording Secretary
Eileen Shanahan, Corresponding Secretary
Janet Burr
Richard Burr
Charlesanna Fallstick
Jessica Ferguson
Lisa Hill
Craig McCaffrey
Kay Marie Platt
James Pratz
Harry Schaeffer
Henry Schroeder
A.J. Turner