WELCOME TO THE
WHATCOM GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY
P.O. Box 1493
Bellingham, WA 98227-1493
"Searching the Fourth Corner for Roots and Branches"
|Welcome to our corner of the world. We are located in the northwest corner of Washington State near the Canadian border. The Peace Arch is in our logo. Our meetings are held in Bellingham at the Elks Lodge, lower level, 710 Samish Way on the second Monday at 2:00 p.m. Visitors are always welcome and we hope that you will join us.|
February 8 - Judy Bayless - "The Ghost in the Battlefield - Using Military Records to Follow an Ancestor Through the Civil War"
March 14 - Janice Lovelace - "Beyond online – Finding women in the Courthouse" Step away from the computer and search records stored in county courthouses.
There will be 8 general membership meetings in 2016 with no meetings in Jan., July, Aug. and Dec.
|Mission Statement||Membership Form||Officers|
|Whatcom County Books||Publications for Sale||Research Assistance|
|N W Regional Archives||Family History Center||Washington State Archives|
|Bellingham Public Library||Miscellaneous|
Short Biographical Sketches of 490 plus Civil War Veterans
who lived or died in Whatcom County compiled by members of WGS with sources and some photos
Updated May 5, 1973 to Dec. 31, 2009 from burial records
Updated from burial records
issued by the Whatcom Genealogical Society
Did your family live in Whatcom County before 1910? If so click here for details