Kittitas County Genealogical Society

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       413 No. Main, Suites L & M
       Ellensburg, Washington 98926-3183
       Telephone: 509-925-5951
       E-mail: kvgensociety@gmail.com

Our Society



Links

Kittitas County Genealogy


Local Links

  • Ellensburg Public Library choose: Local History
  • Carpenter Memorial Library, Cle Elum
  • Roslyn Public Library
  • Brooks Library, Central Washington University
  • Kittitas County USGenWeb Site
  • Central Regional Branch Washington State Archives
  • Kittitas County Historical Museum
  • Northern Kittitas County Historical Society
  • Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
  • Cle Elum-Roslyn Chamber of Commerce
  • Kittitas County government
  • City of Ellensburg
  • City of Kittitas
  • Thorp Mill
  • Linkpendium, Kittitas County
  • 1895 US Atlas Map Of Kittitas Co
  • Neighboring County Links

    To South:
    Yakima County Genealogical Society
    To North:
    Chelan County Genealogical Society
    To North:
    Wenatchee Area Genealogical Society
    To East:
    Grant County Genealogical Society
    To West:
    South King County Genealogical Society
    To West:
    Tacoma Pierce County Genealogical Society

    Official State Links

  • Access Washington
  • Washington State Library
  • Washington State Library Historical Records Search
  • Washington State Genealogical Society
  • Other Links

  • BLM Land OfficeRecords
  • Census Finder: A Directory of Free Census Records
  • Cyndi's List of Genealogical Sites on the Internet
  • Directory of State Archives & Records
  • Immigrant Ships Transcriber's Guild
  • Library of Congress Local History & Genealogy
  • Loyalist Institute
  • Microfilm Roll Numbers for US Passenger Arrivals
  • Rootsweb Home Page
  • The Ships List
  • Washington State Genealogy Information
  • US GenWeb
  • WHAT'S NEW


    Announcement from the Ellensburg Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Family History Center:

    Free family history classes will be starting on Wednesday nights at 7:00 p.m. in the Family History Center, 1700 Brick Road. (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)

    Topics include:
    (Nov. 5) Getting Started with Your Family Tree
    (Nov. 12) Adding Memories (photos, stories, and audio)
    (Nov. 19) Indexing from A-Z

    Since space is limited, please call Chris Fowler at 509.306.9279 for a reservation. You can also take the classes or receive individualized help every Wednesday morning
    from 10:00 a.m. - Noon in the Family History Center. Come see what all the excitement is about!


    Here's What's New from our Society!!!


    The Ellensburg High Valley Cemetery graves are NOW ON Find A Grave.  Over 1100 of the graves include photos of the headstones along with other information about the deceased person.  This may include birth/death dates and locations, an obituary and links to parents/spouse/children at Find A Grave sites. Access the webpage by clicking here: High Valley Cemetery

    ALSO...

    Ongoing effort to put Ellensburg IOOF Cemetery graves on Find A Grave continues.  Over 6210 of the graves now include photos of the headstones along with other information about the deceased person.  This may include birth/death dates and locations, an obituary and links to parents/spouse/children at Find A Grave sites. Access over 8715 graves info by clicking this link.  Ellensburg IOOF Cemetery .


    "Membership, Hours, Meetings" Meeting info updated through December 2014.

    Webpage for "Kittitas Kinfolk" has been updated with list of selected items from each issue of the KCGS quarterly bulletin. Access the webpage by clicking here: 2008-2013 Kittitas Kinfolk contents

    March 2013 marked the 30th anniversary of the founding of the Kittitas County Genealogical Society. Take a look at the April 2013 issue of the society's newsletter - Kittitas Kinfolk - which contains a recap of the highlights of the society's first 30 years. Click here to access April 2013 Kittitas Kinfolk issue.


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    African American Coal Miners (includes Roslyn research - offsite)
    Big Bend Country, 1887
    Biographies
    Births
    Books and Maps of Kittitas County online (offsite link)
    Cemeteries
    Churches
    County Newspapers
    Deaths, Kittitas Co., 1882-1907, A-L
    Deaths, Kittitas Co., 1882-1907, M-Z
    Early Land Records, Index
    History of Kittitas County (articles & links)
    Insurance Books (1897-1907) - offsite
    Interment.net (Roslyn Miners Memorial - offsite)
    Liberty and Swauk Mining District research
    Marriages
    Miscellaneous Records
    Obituaries and links
    Places (Towns, Flag Stations, and Areas)
    Probate Abstracts 1888-1902
    Railroad Accidents, 1907-09; Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul
    Railroad Schedules, 1914, Ellensburg
    Schools
    The Snoqualmie Pass Wagon Road, 1883
    Swauk Basin History   (requires Adobe Acrobat)
    Through Open Eyes: 95 Years Of Roslyn's Black Mining History (offsite)
    Troop A, Cavalry, 1917 Roster


    Some Local Message Boards

    (These neither belong to KCGS, nor are monitored by us, but are shown for your convenience.)
    GenForum, Kittitas County
    Rootsweb, Kittitas County
    Kittitas County Queries

    Submissions of data for this website are requested from
    anyone having such information. Please mail them to the
    Society, or e-mail to the following address:

    storla98926 @ charter.net (Take out spaces)

    Local society members may also leave them at the
    KCGS Library or bring them to meetings.



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