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Thanks for visiting the Goff-Gough Family Association website. We are a global organization for all who have an interest in Goff-Gough family history, including all variant spellings of the surname (Goffe, Gaugh, Gawf, Gogh, and others). The majority of our association members come from the U.S., Canada, the U.K., Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand. Over 30 genetically distinct Gough/Goff families are known and more discovered every year.
With over 850 GGFA subscribers and Facebook members, the GGFA is the destination for Goff/Gough genealogists worldwide. To become a member, please visit the Membership page. To join the private GGFA Facebook group, simply answer three questions about your interest in the group for approval.
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Our First GGFA Virtual Gathering
June 26, 2021 4:00 – 6:30 Eastern (US)
- “Navigating our New GGFA Website” – Bob Inhoff, GGFA Webmaster
- “Reconstructing Family Histories for African Americans, Enslaved and Free” presented by Stacy Ashmore Cole
- A Conversation with GGFA Co-Founder, Pam Pressney,” featuring Pam Pressney and Denise Wells
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Check out Our New Website Guided Tour
Would you like to know more? Check out this 2-minute video to view several of the exciting features of our new website.
Watch for the Date of Our GGFA Virtual Gathering
In a normal year, we would be announcing the date and place for our biennial GGFA Gathering. With all the uncertainties surrounding COVID, we have chosen to have a virtual Gathering.
UPDATE: Mark Saturday afternoons, June 26 and September 25 for special virtual GGFA events. Details coming soon.
April 2021 Newsletter now available
The April 2021 (Spring) issue of Goffs/Goughs – Their Ancestors and Descendants is now available. Guests can view the April 2021 Table of Contents, while Members can access this new issue and all previous newsletters going back to 1982.
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The work of the Goff-Gough Family Association is accomplished solely by volunteers. Over the past forty years, we have been enriched by those who have found joy in being part of a team engaged in researching, organizing, preserving, and sharing parts of our GGFA stories. We invite you to join the team.
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