Welcome to a great place to research your family history. We are one of the rare societies managing a genealogy library with over 30,000 titles. We have Oregon, regional, national, and world-wide resources.
Visit the GFO forFree The Genealogical Forum of Oregon invites you to research in our library for FREE the first Monday of each month. Research assistants can give you a tour, answer questions, and assist with your research. For more information, call
visitor-fee except the first Monday of the month.
GFO Mission Statement
The Genealogical Forum of Oregon is a 501(c)(3) corporation. It purpose and objectives are
1) to promote an interest in genealogy, 2) to educate its members, 3) to record and preserve
genealogical and historical records, 4) to compile and publish genealogical and historical material.
GFO Writing Contest -- information about the theme, rules, how to write for the contest, and the entries from past years.
The Forum needs receptionist/research assistants. Volunteer positions are open for both fill-in and permanent days. Please see more information about this fun and interesting way to help us help you.
First Families of Multnomah County! Get a certificate to honor your ancestors who arrived before the Lewis and Clark exposition, 15 Oct 1905. See more information and download the application forms.