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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.

Tacoma Pierce County Genealogical Society
Does Tacoma Have Its Own Museum?
Yes, we do.  Join us on April 2 to learn all about it at Tacoma Pierce
County Genealogical Society's meeting with local author and history buff Deb
Freedman.  Visitors are always welcome.
Deb will present a program highlighting...
Eastside Genealogical Society
Topic:  The "Push" and the "Pull":  Decision-Making of the 19th Century Emigrant
Speaker:  Jill Morelli is a professional genealogist who has traced her Scandinavian and German families for over 30 years.  She now lectures and writes on her family's ethnic groups,...
Lower Columbia Genealogical Society
General Meeting - Visitors Welcome
“The Military Life of Joshua Bates” by Joanne Enders & J D Ott