Genealogy & Obituary Requests

New Website Coming October 6th

Kitsap Regional Library will be updating our website on October 6th. Our new website will be optimized for readability and usability on all devices, from smart phones to tablets to desktop computers. Your account, searching the online catalog and placing holds will not be affected by this update. If you have questions or concerns please do not hesitate to ask us.

Genealogy Resources (free with your library card)

Genealogical source for searching billions of names in thousands of databases, including Passenger and Immigration Lists Index and Census images from the US, UK and Ireland. Note: This database is accessible only from a KRL computer or a laptop accessing the internet through the KRL wireless network

A unique collection of genealogical material including family histories, genealogical magazines, local histories, primary sources and U.S. Census material in full images.

Special Collections


    Genealogy Center Collection

    Kitsap Oral Histories

    Native American Collection

    Scandinavian Collection

Additional Online Resources

Foreign Language Translation Sites

International Telephone Directory

Forms & Charts for Organizing Your Research

Soundex Code

Native American Genealogy

African American Genealogy

Norwegian Genealogy

Jewish Genealogy

Vital Records

Local Genealogy

          Contact this office for the following records:

          Birth Certificates dating from July 1, 1907 to the present.

          Death Certificates dating from July 1, 1907 to the present.

          Marriage Certificates dating from January 1, 1968 to the present.

          Divorce Certificates dating from January 1, 1968 to the present.

          Birth Certificates dating from 1937 to the present you can also contact this office.

          Death Records prior to July 1, 1907, Marriage Records prior to January 1, 1968, and deeds.

          Divorce Records prior to 1968, contact the Clerk's Office.

  • LDS (Latter-day Saints) Church

         Stake Family History Center, 9256 Nels Nelson Road NW, Bremerton, WA 98311. 360-698-5552.
         Open Monday and Friday, 9:00am - 1:00pm,
         Tuesday and Thursday, 10:00am - 9:00pm,
         Wednesday 9:00am - 5:00pm,
         Saturday 9:00am -12:00pm.
         Smaller facilities
         LDS Church at 2225 Perry Avenue in East Bremerton, 360-479-9370,
         LDS Church at 2138 Mesford Road,Poulsbo, 360- 779-8655, and
         The Family History Center located at 3877 Mullenix Road SE, Port Orchard, 360-895-3099. Call for hours.

         Sandpoint Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115