San Mateo County Genealogical Society (SMCGS) has scanned and indexed a number of records related to San Mateo County. Please refer to our listings on the Databases page to search for any records.
Research Services– The indexes to these records are available on our website free of charge. SMCGS holdings include the following collections.
All research must be prepaid, either online or via a paper check. If we are unable to process your request, we will refund your payment.
Options for making requests
There are two ways you can request and pay for research assistance:
Please include the following information with your request: Your name and email address,
the types of your requests, such as research queries, digital copies of books, and file lookups.Details of your requests (sufficient information about your research query, the book and pages/sections you would like copies of, the files you would like us to look up, etc.)
If we require further information, we will email you.
Online -- Contact email@example.com and pay using the Wild Apricot online payment system.
By US mail -- Mail your request, along with a check, to the following address:
sure to include your name and email address and details about your request.