History of the Jonesborough Genealogical Society

1990-1999

The Jonesborough Genealogical Society was founded in 1990 by five members. 

Genealogy and History Center

In April of 1990, the society began the process of establishing a Genealogy and History Library and Archives at the Washington County-Jonesborough Library. In May of 1990, the library board turned down the first proposal of almost 80 letters plus a petition. To see this petition click here: JGS- Library Petition May 1990

2000-2009

In 2000, the Society turned 10 years old. 

2010-2019

In 2010, the Society turned 20 years old. 

2020-2029

In 2020, the Society turned 30 years old.