Genealogy Resources in North Central Washington

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  • Wenatchee Area Genealogical Society (WAGS)
    127 South Mission
    (at the south end of the Museum where the Coyote sits)
    Wenatchee, WA 98801
    (509) 664-3346  open Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays 1-4

    All resources are free to the public (though donations are very welcome).  The library has many resources for research all over the country.  They also have excellent resources for Chelan, Douglas & Grant county genealogy.


  • LDS Family History Library
    All resources are free to the public for use in the Family History Library unless you order film from Salt Lake which has a rental fee of $5.95 per roll to cover shipping and handling)

    667-10th Street
    East Wenatchee, WA 98804
    (509) 884-8686

    Monday - Thursday 1:00-5:00 pm
    Tuesday-Thursday  7:00-10:00 pm

    remember that all LDS family history centers have indefinite loan (film & fiche) collections. In larger towns these can be extensive. A directory to FHCs may be found here

  • North Central Regional Library / Wenatchee Public Library
    310 Douglas Street
    Wenatchee, WA 98801
    (509) 662-5021

    NCRL has now subscribed to Heritage Quest online for the patrons it serves. 
    Got to their website and find the homework link - scroll down the page for HeritageQuest. You must have a library card number to get in. If you don't already have one there is a place on their web to apply.