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Upcoming Events List

Objectives of the Washington State Genealogical Society

shares information about genealogical activities and resources from individual members and local, county, state and national organizations. 
promotes the preservation of and access to public and private genealogical and historical information.
co-sponsors an annual genealogical conference in partnership with a local host society.
issues a Washington State Pioneer Certificate to all who can prove their ancestor was in the Territory of Washington before 11 November 1889, and issues a First Citizen Certificate for those whose ancestor was in the state before 31 December 1900. (Click on the Projects link at left.)
promotes communication through individual participation and regional representation.
publishes a bi-monthly newsletter of local, state and national genealogical information including a calendar of events.

Whatcom Genealogical Society
FALL SEMINAR:  Speakers will be ERic Strischein & Jim Johnson.
Seattle Genealogical Society
“Caveat Emptor Part II: Fakes, Scams and Bad Research sites: Avoiding the Pitfalls in Genealogical Research” (includes Ancestry.com Family Trees)
Speaker: Jean A. Roth
Lower Columbia Genealogical Society
General Meeting: Digging Up New Dirt, presented by Stephen Morrison.
Visitors Welcome.