Federation of Genealogical Societies

Preserve the Pensions Giving Options

  • General Donation - You may donate to the preservation project without dedicating your donation in anyone's name.
  • Tribute Donation - Honor a living person such as a family member, friend, or colleague who appreciates history, genealogy, and preserving historical documents.
  • Memorial Donation - Honor a family member or fellow genealogist who has passed on who perhaps had an interest in military history, military records, or preservation.
  • Ancestor Donation - Support at a level that would preserve all of your War of 1812 ancestor's pension records or the pensions of War of 1812 veterans buried in your locale.
  • Sandra H. Luebking Memorial - As an active member of the FGS family and as Editor of FORUM from 1990 to 2010, Sandra was a huge supporter of the War of 1812 digitization project. This project was one of her personal choices as a memorial should anyone choose to honor her after her passing. The names of donors will appear in FORUM and a notice will be sent to Sandra's family.
  • Tribute to Marsha Hoffman Rising - As a past president of the Federation, Marsha Hoffman Rising had long supported the preservation of the War of 1812 documents. Donations received in Marsha's name will go towards making these records available online for interested researchers. The names of donors will appear in FORUM magazine and a notice will be sent to Marsha's family.
  • Anonymous Donation - You may make an anonymous donation to the Preserve the Pensions Fund.