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South King County Genealogical Society
South King County Genealogical Society | Serving the communities of Algona, Auburn, Black Diamond, Burien, Covington, Des Moines, Enumclaw, Federal Way, Kent, Maple Valley, Normandy Park, Pacific, Ravensdale, Renton, Sea Tac and Tukwila in south King County, Washington State This group replaces archived ( ) 2 March 2020. You can use this group via email, as a website, or both. Be sure to look at our subgroups for our special interest groups: 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 ( ) | Follow us on Twitter ( htttps:// ) | Subscribe ( ) to our Blog *
156 Members, 400 Topics, Archive is visible to anyone, Last Post:

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: and South King County Genealogical Society: volunteers, in cooperation with the Northwest African American Museum: and the Black Genealogy Research Group:
    5 Members, 15 Topics, Public Archives, Last Post:
  • Family Tree Maker User Group
    *Family Tree Maker User Group* meets the first Saturday of each month 10:15 am - 11:45 am at the Auburn Library, 1102 Auburn Way S, Auburn, Washington. Family Tree Maker version 2017 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]
    21 Members, 17 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]
    81 Members, 104 Topics, Public Archives, Last Post:
  • Research Group
    Do you have a brick wall, or as we refer to them, a Person of Interest and a #Research Opportunity? This group will help you the first Monday of each month. If you have a Person of Interest you would like the group to help you with: * Send an email to this group with a good, descriptive subject line ending with #ResearchOpportunity * In the body of the email or in a Google doc you link us to, tell us everything you know in a timeline Whether or not you have a Person of Interest, show up  the first Monday of each month at 1 pm PDT ready to help out your fellow researchers. Subject tag: [Research] See our open cases:
    24 Members, 29 Topics, Public Archives, Last Post:
  • SKCGS Seminar Organizers
    Group for organizing South King County Genealogical Society Seminars. Message tag: [Seminar]
    11 Members, 50 Topics, Archives Viewable Only By Members, 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 record management. We meet monthly to share knowledge and experience, and learn about new tools, media, apps and websites. TUG meets from 1-3 pm on the Monday after the monthly general meeting online, using Google Meet. Join the group to get meeting invitations and reminders. You can use this group via email, on the website, or both. Email tag: [TUG]
    62 Members, 80 Topics, Public Archives, Last Post: