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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.

Puget Sound Genealogical Society
Free Class. "DNA and Genealogy".
Contact Phone: (360) 475-9172
Free Genealogy class. "DNA and Genealogy". Join us
as professional genealogist Claudia Breland talks about the basics of the DNA
molecule, how it can help you discover your roots, the best companies to test
with, and...
Lower Columbia Genealogical Society
General Meeting: Using Pinterest in Genealogy, presented by Marlene Stirling.
Visitors Welcome.
Puget Sound Genealogical Society
“Uncover Your Family Roots” with guest speaker Bret Petersen.
Four topics:
*Jumping “the pond” – research in England.
*Using Newspapers in Research: You sNEWS you lose.
*Your head is in the Cloud and Your Feet on the Ground.
*Sources for Vital Records Before They Existed.