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Genealogy Center

Our collection of genealogical research materials is housed in the Genealogy Center at Kitsap Regional Library, Sylvan Way location in Bremerton, Washington. PSGS volunteers are available to assist researchers in the Genealogy Center during regular library hours: Mon thru Wed 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Thu 1-5 p.m.; Fri 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sun 1-5 p.m.


The genealogical research collection includes books and periodicals from each state and several countries. In addition, family history books, guides and instructions, census data, and various compendia and records round out the collection. Microfilm and microfiche records are also on hand. The entire collection is available at no charge to researchers as a non-circulating reference collection.


To find a book in our collection, go to the Read+Watch+Listen tab on the Library's website (http://www.krl.org/) and select Catalog. Then, click the link to More Search Options located under the Search For box. At the next screen under the Collections section, scroll down and select Genealogical Center, then select Set Search Options. You will be returned to the Search page and can then enter your keyword search terms. All results are located in the Genealogy Center.


Research Forms

Printed copies of these blank Research Forms are found in the Resource Aids binder in the Genealogy Center.


Mary Ann Wright is the Genealogy Center Coordinator. If you have questions or would like to donate materials to our Genealogy Center, email her at:


Genealogy Center Volunteers

The Genealogy Center is staffed by PSGS member volunteers. If you would like to contribute your time to help us in this effort, please contact the Genealogy Center Volunteer Coordinator/Trainer, Charlotte Long-Thornton at: