Seattle Genealogical Society

Seattle Genealogical Society


The Seattle Genealogical Society features two all-day seminars per year and registration is open to all. Seminar is a great time to interact with the membership, check out our biannual fundraising book sales, and enjoy the benefits of membership with a reduced registration rate.

Seminar Chair Sandra Stark welcomes crowd at 2016 SGS Fall Seminar


"Save the Dates"
SGS’s Semi-Annual Seminar Line-Up

Lisa Alzo - 20 May 2017 
An avid genealogist for 27 years, Lisa currently teaches online genealogy courses for Family Tree University and the National Institute for Genealogical Studies. She is the recipient of the 2002 Mary Zirin Prize given by the Association for Women in Slavic Studies to recognize the achievements of independent scholars. 

Dick Eastman - 21 Oct 2017
Author of the “Eastman Online Genealogy Newsletter”  Dick Eastman has been involved in genealogy for more than 35 years. He has worked in the computer industry for more than 40 years in hardware, software, and managerial positions.

D Joshua Taylor - 19 May 2018
As host of the popular series Genealogy Roadshow (PBS) he crisscrosses the United States – solving longstanding family history mysteries and uncovering genealogical treasures at every turn. Since February 2016, Joshua has been the President of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society (NYG&B), America’s second oldest genealogical organization, headquartered in New York City. 

Recent Past Seminars 

Fall 2016, Genetic Genealogy presented by Emily Aulicino