Anne Arundel Genealogical Society

How to Look Up a Surname

Our Surname Database is a collection of surnames provided by AAGS members. It provides an easy way to search for surnames of interest and connect with the AAGS member who is researching the name. 
  • To search the database, enter a surname and click the magnifying glass icon.
  • Click the eye icon to open the Surname Detail window, which may contain more information about the surname.
  • If you have a match, click the envelope icon to open the Surname Inquiry Emailer Tool to contact the member who posted the information.