Welcome to the Eastside Genealogical Society
Welcome to the Eastside Genealogical Society web site. Here you will find “official” information (officers, by-laws, publications), our monthly calendar of events and meetings, archives of program presentations, information about our special interest groups, and research assistance, as well as local resources and links.
You are invited to attend our meetings, held the second Thursday of each month, except July, August, and December. Visitors always welcome.
Click on Membership
to learn how you can join and to fill out an application.
History Fair 2016 will
be on November 12th,
9-5 pm at the LDS Bellevue South Stake Center behind the
Temple on 148th street in Bellevue. This is a full day of
workshops and speakers from beginning to advanced genealogy
topics. There will be an exhibit hall with lots to see in
the gym. This event is free. You can pre-register (Highly
recommended) at www.wafamilyhistory.com If
you want a printed version of all the class syllabus notes,
you can order one with your registration, at cost, and also
you can order a sack lunch, both are paid for upon arrival.
Attend some or all of the sessions. This event is sponsored
by the Redmond, Bellevue, and Bellevue South Stakes of The
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and has been
going for about 16 years now. There are normally 400+
attendees, so arrive early!
Next General Meeting
October 13, 2016
for New Members and member networking @
Bellevue Regional Library
November 10th meeting:
OF A QUAKER – Friends in Colonial America”
Steven W. Morrison
About the Program:
OF A QUAKER – Friends in Colonial America” will
be presented by Steven
W. Morrison, a professional genealogist and
profile of a Quaker (Religious
Society of Friends) can
be as distinctive as a fingerprint. This is due to
their ethnic origin, belief system, marriage
practices, and separate record structure. This
session will teach you profiling techniques, so
you can spot a QUAKER in colonial America. Come
learn how you might identify a Quaker among your
Please join us.
November 10, 2016
Hope to see you there!
Eastside Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 374
Bellevue, WA 98009-0374