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Genealogical Society

Tacoma-Pierce County Genealogical Society

will be hosting the

Washington State Genealogical Society

Conference on June 17 & 18, 2016

Our speaker will be Paula Stuart-Warren, CG, FMGS, FUGA.

Paula is a professional genealogist specializing in genealogical and historical research, lecturing, consulting, and writing. Her lectures, research, and consultations for individuals, societies, law firms, and Indian tribes seeking records and advice has taken her to many states, courthouses, archives, historical societies, and libraries.

She is the intermediate Course Coordinator for the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy and the Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh and teaches in other courses at both institutes. She has lectured at National Genealogical Society and Federation of Genealogical Societies conferences since 1993, and in many states and Canada on a variety of topics.

A former officer of the Association of Professional Genealogists, Past President of the Northland Chapter of APG, and former board member of the Minnesota Genealogical Society, she serves on the Board of Directors of FGS. She co-chaired the FGS 2001, 2011, and 2013 conferences. Among the publications she has written for are the former Ancestry Magazine, FGS FORUM, NGS Magazine, NGSQ, FamilyTree Magazine, and was co-author of Your Guide to the Family History Library. She currently has her own blog at

Meet Paula & Cyndi!

Friday Evening, June 17th, 2016 6 pm to 8 pm Dessert Buffet provided by LaQuinta @ $10 each

This is your chance to meet our speaker, Paula Stuart-Warren, along with Cyndi Ingle (creator of Cyndi’s List) and ask them your burning genealogy questions.

This event limited to first 50 registrants; Pre-registration required.

The Friday evening "Meet & Greet" is now Sold Out.


Friday & Saturday, June 17 & 18, 2016


La Quinta Inn and Suites, 1425 East 27th St, Tacoma, WA. A limited number of rooms will be available at a special rate for seminar attendees. Call them at (253) 383-0146 for more information, and choose option #6.



Friday Evening Dessert Buffet $10. This event limited to first 50 registrants; Pre-registration required.

Saturday Conference $50 Postmarked by June 11, 2016. Postmarked after June 11th, add $5 late fee.

Walk-in registration also available. Lunch availability cannot be guarenteed.

Box luncheon provided by LaQuinta: $15.00. Choose Salad or Sandwich; Lunches include whole fruit, chips, cookie, and soft drink.

Raffle Tickets:

$1.00 tickets for sale at the door and during the seminar. A number of donated items will be offered as Raffle Prizes for this always popular activity.

Door Prizes:

All attendees will be eligible for Door Prizes. Must be present to win.

Prize List

Click here to view a list of the wonderful prizes that will be available.

Download a Brochure

Complete the Registration Form, make checks payable to TPCGS, and mail both the form and the check to:

TPCGS / WSGS Conference
PO Box 1952
Tacoma, Washington 98401-1952

Be sure to completely fill out a separate Registration Form for each registrant.


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The Tacoma Pierce County Genealogical Society (TPCGS) is a registered nonprofit corporation recognized by the IRS under section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code using EIN 91-1180097. In addition, the TPCGS is a registered nonprofit corporation in the state of Washington under WAC 458-20-169 using UBI 600444975. As such, your donations and contributions may be tax deductible and are greatly appreciated. Fundraising activities are occasionally held for the benefit of the TPCGS.

The purpose of the TPCGS is to stimulate popular interest in family history, to seek genealogical and historical knowledge, to preserve and perpetuate the records of our ancestors, to aid individual members in compiling their family histories, and to collect and publish genealogical source material.