Nordic Seminar 2019


14th Genealogy Seminar

Nordic Roots 2019

 “Scandinavians in the Pacific Northwest” 

We are delighted to have Torolf Torgersen  and Evelyn Roehl  as our keynote speakers for this Spring seminar.  Get your application in early as this seminar will fill up quickly.  Skagit county has a rich heritage of Scandinavian pioneers who help settle the region. 

Torolf is the son of Norwegian immigrants who settled in New York.  He is well versed in Viking history, culture and naming patterns.

Evelyn will be discussing Swedish immigrant settlement and records in America.  She also will talk about emigrations records, digitized parish registers and Swedish household examination books.


The online application listed below will register you for our 14th Genealogy Seminar on March 23rd of  2019 to be held at the First United Methodist Church, 1607 E. Division St., Mount Vernon, WA.

 Please complete the form and click on the submit button.  (Note: All items with (required) must be filled in or the form will not submit.)  You need to complete both the registration application included below and the PayPal payment selections in the right column.  (You do not have to have a paypal account to use your credit card.) The table is divided into Registration and Box Lunches. After reaching the Paypal screen and making your first selection click on the Continue Shopping > link at the top right corner of the page to return back to the registration table for more choices.


If you prefer to mail in your application and check,  you can click on this LINK to view and print out an application and a program schedule. Checks are to be made out to SVGS and mailed to SVGS, P.O.  Box 192  Burlington, WA. 98233-0192.  Questions should be directed to e-mail >



SVGS Members: $50Non-Members: $55Everyone after March 1: $60

(No refunds after March 16th.)

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(No lunch orders after March 16th.)

Box Lunch ($13 each):
Deli ClubGrilled Chicken SaladVegan Spring RollBring Your OwnMade Other Arrangements

JUST FOR FUN we would like to know which Nordic country you claim for your heritage. Please select one or more countries where your ancestors lived.

(Hold down the control to make more than one choice.)

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