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.|
Program Schedule for balance of year:
September 12, 2016 - Janice O'Connor Camarata; "Mapping An Ancestor."
October 10, 2016 - Technology help session.
November 14, 2016 - Mary Kircher Roddy: "Crafting History; Creating Keepsakes to Preserve Family Memories."
December 12, 2016 - WGS holiday party and possible short program
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 -- not currently available|
|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