Genealogy and Historical Societies

Boones Creek Historical Trust – Chartered in 1988, the Boones Creek Historical Trust promotes the history of the Boones Creek Community and preserves historical information, artifacts, and antiques that reflect of their heritage.

Fall Branch Historical Society The Society promotes preservation and restoration of the historic sites in the Fall Branch Community

Friends of the Washington County Tennessee  Archives Friends of the ArchivesFriends of the Archives support the Washington County Archives by working with the County Records Commission and assists the County Archivist through volunteerism and support funds.

Heritage Alliance – The Heritage Alliance is dedicated to the preservation of the architectural, historical, and cultural heritage of the region and to providing educational experiences related to history and heritage for a wide range of audiences. It combines historic preservation with history education.  They providing technical support for the preservation of the region’s architecture.

Jonesborough Genealogical Society
200 Sabin Dr.
Jonesborough, TN 37659

The Jonesborough Genealogical Society (JGS) and the Washington County Historical Association meet at the Washington County Courthouse in Jonesborough on the 3rd Saturday of each month at 10:00 a.m.

The JGS also has a “Genealogy Day” on the 4th Saturday of each month from January to October at the Washington County-Jonesborough Library.

The Jonesborough Genealogical Society publishes a column, “Digging For Your Roots,” in the weekly newspaper, Herald and Tribune, that serves as its publication. Contributions of family data are welcome. Queries and surname research lists will be printed for JGS members.

Subscription to the Herald and Tribune is $15.00. P.O. Box 277 Jonesborough, TN 37659
“Digging for Your Roots” and a Surname Register are featured on the JGS web site.

Membership: $5.00 per year payable to JGS, every year on May 1.

Web Site: http://jgstn.wordpress.com/

Washington County Historical Association
P.O. Box 205
Jonesborough, TN 37659

The mission of the WCHA is to study, preserve, and document the history of Washington County and to support other organizations also dedicated to preserving Washington County’s history.

Web Site: Washington County Historical Association

 Watauga Association of Genealogists – Northeast Tennessee
P.O. Box 117
Johnson City, TN 37605-0117

The Association meets the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m., in the Community Room of the Johnson City Public Library, 100 Millard Street, Johnson City, TN.

In April and October the Association publishes the Bulletin, which focuses on copies and abstracts of original source materials relating to Tennessee and adjacent areas. Contents of the Bulletin are found on the WAGS website

Membership
Annually $18/yr. payable to WAGS not later than January 1 of each calendar year.
Each member is entitled to one query each issue. No query space for non-members.

Visit their website at: Watauga Association of Genealogists.