Welcome to our Genealogy Search. This information is from databases supplied by the Genealogy
Society(May 2000) and Fir Grove Cemetery (May 2002), and Smith-Lund-Mills is not responsible for its accuracy.
Search instructions: First name is optional, and may be entered partially. Last name is required, and must be an exact match.
The staff at Smith-Lund-Mills
is able to assist with research on deceased family
members. Public records from the funeral home date back
to 1906 and the cemetery public records go back to the
1800s. A searchable electronic database is available,
and mail and phone queries are also invited. This
service is free although Smith-Lund-Mills will accept
donations in any amount to the Fir Grove Cemetery
Perpetual Care Fund. Additional Geneological/ancestral
information is available through the Cottage Grove
Genealogical Society, a non-profit organization with a
research library open to the public.
The Genealogical Society is located at: 207 H Street
(Corner of Birch), PO Box 388, Cottage Grove, OR 97424.
The library research hours are: Wednesday through
Saturday, from 1 to 4 p.m.; Wednesday evenings, from 6:30
to 9 p.m.; and other hours by request. The Cottage Grove
Genealogical Society library contains more than 3,000
books, Microfiche and CDs and has numerous publications
for sale. Volunteer Society members will conduct research
for a nominal $7.50 per hour with all proceeds going to
support the Cottage Grove Genealogical Society. For more
information, call the Society at 541-942-9570. An annual
membership to the Society costs $20 per individual and $25 per family.
Additional information may also be found at the Cottage Grove Family History Center.