The Beck Genealogical Society is the genealogical and family history research community of the Beck Cultural Exchange Center. We help each other research family history, hold classes, and document family history.
Anyone of any age, ethnicity, or background is welcome to join the society.
Generations is the genealogy and family history class at the Beck Cultural Exchange Center. Generations educates and supports Knoxville community members in their family history research.
The course consists of monthly class sessions held at the Beck Cultural Exchange Center. The one-hour monthly class consists of short lecture, discussion, group learning projects, guest speakers and/or participant presentations. Participants are encouraged to actively participate by asking questions and sharing experiences.
Previous class topics have included:
- US Census Records
- Birth & Death Records
- County Courthouse Records
- Using various resources online
- Pedigree Charts and Family Group Sheets
The African Diaspora Research Group is a community of researchers with an East Tennessee connection dedicated to researching lineages of the African Diaspora. If you have family lines with African heritage in the Americas, Caribbean, Europe or elsewhere in the world, please join us.
Beck Cultural Exchange Center
1927 Dandridge Ave.
Knoxville, TN 37915
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Our museum is open during the following hours:
Tuesday - Saturday
10:00AM - 6:00PM
In the event of inclement weather we operate on the Knox County School Schedule. Please See knoxschools.org.
You are welcome to take a Self-Guided Tour anytime during our Business Hours
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