Welcome to the South King County Genealogical (SKCGS) website.
Serving the communities of Algona, Auburn, Black Diamond, Burien, Covington, Des Moines, Enumclaw, Federal Way, Kent, Maple Valley, Normandy Park, Pacific, Ravensdale, Renton, Sea Tac and Tukwila in south King County, Washington State.
Our general meeting are held at Wesley Lea Hill, 32049 109th Pl SE, Auburn, WA 98092, 2nd floor Assembly Room. We meet on the third Saturday of the month except July, August & December, 9:30 AM social time prior to the program at 10 AM. A business meeting will follow the program. MAP
NEXT GENERAL MEETING
Saturday, November 17, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Guide to Cemetery Research
“Cemetery research is a crucial family history skill. Tombstones are monuments to our ancestor's lives and may include key genealogical clues engraved in the stone. Follow these guidelines for a successful "walk through the tombstones" both online and off-line.”
Presented by: Janet Camarata
Janet is a genealogist with over 25 years experience. She is a seminar presenter and trainer in genealogy societies across Washington and supported genealogy by volunteering in a variety of ways – seminar presenter, educator, newsletter editor, program coordinator and past-president of South King County Genealogical Society (SKCGS). She is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists and the New York Genealogical Society and is a graduate of the University of Washington Genealogy and Family History program. She has a B.A. (Education) degree from Central Washington University and a Master’s degree from Antioch University. She also taught within The Boeing Company and at the University of Phoenix.