Bend Genealogical Society, Deschutes County, Oregon

Bend Genealogical Society

Deschutes County, Oregon

The Bend Genealogical Society (BGS) is located in Bend, Oregon.

•  Work on your family history using resources at the BGS Genealogical Library.

•  Learn from speakers at our monthly programs.

•  Work on your own genealogy question with a mentor.

•  Gather new ideas at the Spring Seminar.

•  Meet new friends and have lots of fun!

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The Bend Genealogical Society is incorporated as an Oregon non-profit dedicated to providing resources
for researching, teaching, exchanging and preserving the records of family history.

Visitors are always welcome!

Monthly program meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month, September to May, at Williamson Hall, 2200 NE Hwy 20, Bend, OR 97701.

Click here to view scheduled speakers for the 2014/15 year

Thomas MacEntee is coming

for an all-day Seminar in April!

Click here for Seminar Information

Call (541) 317-9553
or Email:

with any questions.

We’re here to help you!

Genealogy — Ancestors — Family Today — Future Generations

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every time you make an internet purchase.

New Book About the Camp Polk Cemetery!

BGS has completed Volume 2, which documents new graves in the historic Camp Polk Cemetery in Deschutes County.

Click here to learn about the new Camp Polk Cemetery Book

You can help BGS earn a donation

by shopping with your

Fred Meyer

Rewards Card.


All you have to
do is link your
Fred Meyer
Rewards card to
the Bend Genealogical Society at: rewards

(Search for us by name at the website.)


Then, every time you use your Rewards card at Fred Meyer, you are helping BGS earn a donation! This does NOT affect any of the other rewards that you earn by using your Fred Meyer Rewards card.