Yellowstone Genealogy Forum
Billings, Montana Billings Airport Road and Hill

Welcome

to the Yellowstone Genealogy Forum Website

 

MEETINGS: 
The Forum meets each month, January through November, on the 4th Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. at 1711 6th Street West, for educational programs.  The public is welcome to attend.
 
NOTE: SEPTEMBER 27th MEETING CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC.
Please check back regarding the future meetings.
 
 
RESEARCH ASSISTANCE: 
To help you with family history, the Forum has a research room at Billings Public Library.  The  Genealogy Room is located on the second floor of the library, 510 North Broadway in Billings, Montana.
 
The Genealogy Room will re-open in October.  
 
The "Gen Room" is generally staffed on Monday through Thursday from 1 to 3 p.m. to provide research help and instruction. Patrons are limited to 30 minutes in the Gen Room, and only 3 people, with masks, in the room at a time.  
 
If you need help outside of the staffed hours please contact 727anchor@gmail.com to make an appointment.
 
The card catalogue can be found on this website.  The collection is available when a volunteer is there. Items do NOT check out. 
 
 
RESEARCH REQUESTS: 
If you are unable to visit the Genealogy Room, you may submit research requests through this website or by mail in care of Billings Public Library. 
There is a charge.  (See Research Requests.)  We now offer PayPal as a means of making payment online.
 
NEWSLETTER: 
The Gen-Bug is published four times a year and is available to members via this website.  Older editions are available online to the general public.
 
FACEBOOK:
Search for "yellowstone genealogy".  Programs and events are posted on FaceBook.
 
The Forum is a member of the Montana State Genealogical Society (montanamsgs.org) and the Federal of Genealogical Societies (fgs.org).
 
The Forum has served Billings and south-central Montana since 1977, to encourage and instruct members in family history research.
 
We hope that you find this website useful and informative.