Oregon Genealogical Society

Welcome to the Oregon Genealogical Society

 






The Oregon Genealogical Society is a FamilySearch Affiliate Library. You can access online records that are not available from home at our library on one of our patron computers or bring your laptop to the library. Most of the records that have a camera icon with the key above are accessible at the OGS Library.

 
OGS Library has reopened! Details...
This page will be updated often to keep you informed of changes to our schedules during the Covid-19 pandemic. As many of our members are at a higher risk of the virus we are acting to protect everyone.  We appreciate and thank you for your understanding during these times.
 
 
Migration to the Midwest - Virtual Fall Seminar
Saturday, October 30th 9:45 AM - 3:30 PM PST
Registration is now open. You'll find the details on our seminar page
 
Special Membership Price
Join now for just $20 for the rest of 2021. Click on the Membership link on the left to download the membership application form.
Everything Half-Price Rummage Sale August 28
Noon - 4:00 PM
OGS Annex, 965 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
SUMMER & FALL CLASSES on ZOOM (see the calendar for details)
Preregistration Required for ALL classes. Watch for details on attending classes in person.
 
Sep 11   World War 1 & World War II Research  $
Sep 18   Intro to Genealogy   Free
Sep 18   Intro to Ancestry  $
Sep 18   Google Products for Genealogy  *NEW  $
Oct 2     All Those Graves!  $
Oct 9     Newspaper Research – Finding Foreign Newspapers  *NEW  $
Oct 16   Intro to Genealogy  Free
Dec 11   Military Records Workshop $
 
GENEALOGY CHAT, Saturday 28  Aug 2021
Please join us for the OGS Genealogy Chat on Zoom from 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM PDT. 
 
Topic:  What topics would you like us to offer for Chat, classes, and seminars?
Let us know what topics you would like to have us cover in future Genealogy Chats, Roundtable Discussion, classes, programs, and seminars. Do you know of someone that you would like to have as a speaker for one of our programs or seminars? Do you have a topic you would like to present to us? We want to hear what YOU want!

 
The Oregon Genealogical Society is also on Facebook.
Click on the blue square (the ) at the bottom of this page to go directly to our Facebook page and follow us there as well.
 
OGS is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit so your donations are tax-deductible.
 

UPCOMING
EVENTS
September 18
Intro to Genealogy
  This class will help you get started with your family history, including planning and organizing your projects, useful ...
September 18
Intro to Ancestry.com
  This class covers the pros and cons of using Ancestry.com, including how to get started, planning and organizing ...
September 18
Google Products for Genealogy
  Come learn about the various Google products and how they can be used in your genealogy research.  We ...
September 25
September Genealogy Chat
Please join us for our September Genealogy Chat on Zoom from 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM.   Topic:  Where were you when...? ...
October 2
All Those Graves!
  Come learn about Find A Grave, BillionGraves, and Interment.net. We will cover the differences between these three websites ...
October 9
Finding Newspapers from Other Countries
In April I covered a wide variety of US newspapers sources, this time you will learn about resources for finding foreign ...
October 16
Intro to Genealogy
  This class will help you get started with your family history, including planning and organizing your projects, useful ...
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