Clallam County Genealogical Society

Genealogy Research Center

Clallam County Genealogical Society and Research Center
403 East 8th St., Port Angeles, WA  98362
Phone: 360-417-5000
We are Open to the Public
Hours:  Tuesday-Friday 10 am - 4pm and Saturday 12pm - 4pm
*Note - We may close for bad weather without notification. (If it snows, we close!)
  Parking available behind building

Welcome to our Research Center

We are a FamilySearch Affiliate!
Use our computers to access  You will have increased access to records previously only available at a Family History Center.  Come in and see what you can find!
Computer Room:  The computer stations are spaced 6 feet apart for your safety and privacy. Volunteers can help you get started. 
Subscription databases: AmericanAncestors, Ancestry World Edition, Fold 3, Find My Past,, Genealogy Bank, and News Bank.
Genealogy Library:  Our library offers over 4,293 genealogical books, periodicals, atlases, maps and microfilm covering Washington State, the United States and around the World.  Local genealogical resources are available for Clallam County.C

Washington Pioneer Pursuit Contest

Join the Washington State Genealogical Society in documenting the family histories of every man, woman and child that lived in Washington Territory on or before Statehood was declared on November 11, 1889 --and win a prize!  C.C.G.S will be participating, ask how you can help.  For more information on the Pioneer Pursuit Contest, click on the link:  Washington State Genealogical Society - Washington Pioneer Pursuit (


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Click on our PayPal link on the left column and our donations link will appear in small blue letters directly under the upper case PAYPAL or click on DONATE to go DIRECTLY. Use the drop down box to choose operating fund or chose a project of your interest.  Every gift goes to keeping our Research Center operational and providing access to resources for family history researchers and educational programs.  Our staff is all volunteer.

April 15
Debbie Wilson Smyth DNA Doesn't Lie, but Needs Help to Find the Truth
Debbie Wilson Smyth    holds a Certificate in Genealogical Research from Boston University. Her research focuses on Midwestern and southern ...
April 22
"I Know Nothing About Genealogy Class"
A beginning class for Genealogical Researchers will be offered at the County Genealogical Society’s Research Center in Port Angeles. The ...
April 29
"5th Saturday one-on-one Work shop"
Folks will have to sign up for the Workshop, and let us know what their questions will be.  You may ...
May 13
Judy Russell Quarantined -- Genealogy, the Law, and Public Health
Judy Russell, the Legal Genealogist   Judy Russell  .is a genealogist with a law degree, whose purpose  is, in part, ...