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About siuslawgenealogy

The Siuslaw Genealogical Society of Florence, Oregon is a member supported, non profit organization. Researching genealogy and family history is our passion.

Genealogy Shorts on KXCR Radio

Tune in to radio station KXCR (90.7 FM) on Monday, May 22nd at 4 p.m.  The station’s ‘Grab bag’ program will feature the April 19th SGS Genealogy Shorts presentations by members Mike Allen (his path to identifying an ancestor from a flea … Continue reading

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Summer Picnic – August 17th

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Pioneer Heritage Day – Deadwood Pioneer Cemetery

The public is invited to Pioneer Heritage Day at the Deadwood Pioneer Cemetery.  The event takes place on Monday, Memorial Day, May 29th and features: ‘Old Time’ Music Geocache Hunting Demonstration on How to Clean Historic Headstones A Civil War Expert  A … Continue reading

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Photos Looking for a Home

As a f0llow up to his recent mystery photo presentation, SGS member Mike Allen shares a story about photos looking for a home.  Read the story HERE.

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DNA Test Kit Sales

 National DNA Day is Tuesday, April 25th. Take advantage of savings on test kit sales.  Read more HERE. ________________

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Fourth Great Grandfather

SGS member Sally Daugherty on her banished kin: Asher (or I Became Grandpa) I had planned to put him on display Antiseptic_ like in a pickle jar As family history came out to play, then a new concern I could … Continue reading

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Genealogy Shorts at April 19th SGS Meeting

The April 19th SGS meeting will feature Genealogy Shorts by three SGS members. Mike Allen will tells us how a mystery flea market photo turned out to be his ancestor. Jacquie Beveridge will inform us how one woman’s quest for two … Continue reading

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