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South King County Genealogical Society
South King County Genealogical Society | https://skcgs.org Serving people of all ages, backgrounds  and traditions, as we help one another research our family histories in south King County, Washington State and the world. You can use this group via email, as a website, or both. See our subgroups in the menu at left: Tech, DNA, and more. Email tag: [SKCGS] *Our Mission: * * Stimulate interest in genealogy and aid individual members in compiling their family records * Seek genealogical and historical knowledge * Preserve and perpetuate the records of our ancestors * Promote the preservation of public and private genealogical materials *Like us on Facebook ( https://www.facebook.com/SKCGenealogy/ ) | Follow us on Twitter ( htttps://twitter.com/skcgs1 ) | Visit ( http://skcgs.org/blog.html ) our Blog *
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Subgroups You Can Join

  • Black Heritage of Franklin, Washington
    Researching the Black miners and their legacy in Franklin, Washington in the 1890s to today. This group ties together Black Diamond Historical Museum: https://www.facebook.com/BlackDiamondHistory/ and South King County Genealogical Society: http://skcgs.org volunteers, in cooperation with  the Black Genealogy Research Group: https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Nonprofit-Organization/Black-Genealogy-Research-Group-1406287016338153/
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    9 Members, 46 Topics, Public Archives, Last Post:
  • SKCGS Blog
    *Weekly blog from South King County Genealogical Society and guest authors.* This group is read-only; comments and questions are welcome on the Blog: https://skcgs.blogspot.com/. Or click the link at the top or bottom of any blog and comment. Links to past blogs are in our wiki: Blog Index ( https://skcgs.groups.io/g/Blog/wiki/32358 )
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    3 Members, 13 Topics, Public Archives, Last Post:
  • Rootstech Discussion
    *Rootstech, NGS, Northwest Genealogy Conference* and other places SKCGS people gather Register for Rootstech 2020: https://www.familysearch.org/rootstech/event/rt2023 National Genealogical Society 2020 Conference: https://www.ngsgenealogy.org/conferences/ Northwest Genealogy Conference on hold for now
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    23 Members, 4 Topics, Public Archives, Last Post:
  • Family Tree Maker User Group
    *Family Tree Maker User Group* meets the first Saturday of each month 10:00 am - 11:45 am virtually. Family Tree Maker version 2019 is the newest version. Our user group will be starting with the basics of using this program. Each month, we will learn about entering information, photos, documents, and syncing, searching, matching and merging. Subject tag: [FTM]
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    69 Members, 88 Topics, Public Archives, Last Post:
  • Family History Writing
    *Family History Writing* is for any writer who would like to share their draft biographies, sketches or stories with other writers for peer review. Use of your Google Drive to share your writing is encouraged if you want inline comments and suggestions. This is a subgroup of South King County Genealogical Society; paid membership is not required to join and use this group. Subject tag: [Writing}
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    9 Members, 9 Topics, Public Archives, Last Post:
  • Genetic Genealogy / DNA Interest Group
    This group is for genealogists who use DNA data as part of their research. Genetic Genealogy/DNA Interest Group meets the second Monday of each month, 1-3 pm, online. To get meeting invitations and reminders, join the group. You can use this group via email, on the website, or both. Email tag: [GG/DNA]
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    126 Members, 351 Topics, Public Archives, Last Post:
  • Research Collaboration
    Do you have a brick wall, or as we refer to them, a Person of Interest? If you have a problem or issue you would like the group to help you with: * Send an email to this group with a good, descriptive subject line * Tell us everything you know in a timeline Subject tag: [Research] See our open cases: https://skcgs.groups.io/g/Research-Group/wiki/Home
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    33 Members, 87 Topics, Public Archives, Last Post:
  • SKCGS Seminar Organizers
    Group for organizing South King County Genealogical Society Seminars. Message tag: [Seminar]
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    12 Members, 100 Topics, Archives Viewable Only By Members, Restricted, Last Post:
  • "Research Like A Pro With DNA" Study Group
    South King County Genealogical Society sometimes has special study groups. During 2023, we will discuss " *Research Like A Pro With DNA*." by Diana Elder, Nicole Dyer and Robin Wirthlin. * * *Join this group for discussion and meeting information.* *Preregistration is required for our Zoom meetings; registration link:* https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwtceyrqDssGtApSAG3gowwAWDLXe5cDo_5 ( https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwtceyrqDssGtApSAG3gowwAWDLXe5cDo_5 )
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    40 Members, 301 Topics, Public Archives, Restricted, Last Post:
  • Technology User Group
    The Technology User Group is intended for genealogists who use personal computers, tablets and smart phones for research and organizing and storing records. We meet monthly to share knowledge and experience, and learn about new tools, media, apps and websites. TUG meets virtually the third Monday each month from 1-3 pm. Join the online group to get meeting invitations and reminders. You can use this group via email, on the website, or both. Email tag: [TUG]
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    119 Members, 209 Topics, Public Archives, Last Post: