The Linn Genealogical Society obtained grants to have early Linn County Newspapers digitized from microfilm. The images are available on the computers in Linn Genealogy Research Room at the Albany Public Library. Volunteers are currently working on dating the image … Continue reading →
Members of the Linn Genealogical Society have been transcribing, clipping, and indexing obituaries and death notices from the Albany Democrat-Herald and other newspapers since the late 1970s. To date, there are 39 volumes of transcribed obituaries or obituary clippings available … Continue reading →
The LGS obtains grants and donations to digitize past newspapers from Linn County. The images are available on computers in the Linn Research Room. Volunteers are busy indexing and dating the images.
Society volunteers survey, preserve and index Linn County cemeteries.
Volunteers have assembled and printed into book form over 35 volumes of Linn County obituaries. This project is on-going and is a wonderful research tool that will be enjoy by researchers for many years.
Society members have contributed and aided in the compiling Oregon Trail families who reached the Oregon Territory and settled on donation land claims in Linn County. The series consists of 40 volumes and includes approximately 45,000 names.