This database within the HSC website includes all known names, addresses, websites, founding dates, descriptions


The following is a list of all hereditary societies with known, functional websites. As is often the case in the fast-moving world


Preserving legacies bridges generations, fostering a deep connection through shared heritage.

Family Associations

Family associations are formed by individuals who share a common ancestor or surname. Unlike hereditary societies, family

Certificate Organizations

Similar in some ways to hereditary societies, certificate programs are designed to recognize descendants of specific ances


It is a privilege for HSC to list and promote appropriate, active societies on our website. At the same time, it is necessary