SYGENE, alliance of professional genealogists

All Activities

Family, History and Heritage

The main activities of family genealogists are:

  • Ascending, descending and collateral genealogies
  • Historical and documentary research carried out to bring to light public or private heritage
  • Subcontracting heir searches
  • Recovering burial plots
  • Establishing property rights
  • Vacant and ownerless property
  • Communal monographs
  • Finding names
  • Copyright
  • Heraldry
  • Paleography
  • French water rights

Law, Administration and Seeking for Heirs

The main activities of probate genealogists are:

  • Seeking heirs
  • Verifying property devolution
  • Locating assignees
  • Vacant and ownerless property
  • Establishing property rights
  • Recovering burial plots
  • French water rights
  • Historical and documentary research carried out to bring to light public or private heritage
  • Finding names
  • Copyright

Other Services

  • Extra-curricular genealogy workshops in schools
  • Activities for adults
  • Conferences, themed classes
  • Organisation of exhibitions