Genealogical Forum of Oregon extends our warmest wishes

The  to all our members, patrons and supporters for a safe and lovely Christmas holiday.

GFO’s Research Library will be closed today, Saturday, December 24th, and tomorrow, Sunday, December 24th, until 9:30 a.m. on Monday, December 26th.

We will also be observing the world’s most recent revolution around the sun the last week of this month. In other words, the Library will be closed Saturday, December 31st, until 9:30 a.m. on Monday, January 2nd.

Don’t forget! Monday, January 2nd, is a First Free Monday day!! Tell your friends and remind yourself if you don’t have a regular membership to take advantage of the holiday quiet to use the library resources for free that day!


Don’t forget that as a 503(c)(3) non-profit organization, all gifts, devices and contributions made toward the GFO are tax deductible!

Consider giving before the end of the year for a tax break on your 2016 filing.

Donations can now be made by credit card right on our new website. You may still donate via your Paypay account if you prefer by sending any amount to

And it’s not too late to sponsor a shelving unit ($491 delivered).