Genealogical Society of Marion County
GSMC Breaking News!
Visit Us at the GSMC Library on August 3rd.
Open from 9 am to 4 pm 
Webinar presented from 2 pm to 3:30 pm.
Welcome, Members and Guests !
     GSMC is located at 9370 East Washington Street on the grounds of Memorial Park Cemetery. Originally built in the 1920’s,this historic building served as the offices of Memorial Park until the 1990's.Now it is ours for many years to come.
     We have an expanded and accessible library, as well as the ability to host programs, and special interest and educational meetings.
[For Library Hours and Driving Directions, click on the "Our Library" tab at left.]
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Research Resources
Now 210 Member Databases and 80 Public Databases    
Total 290 Marion County Digital Resources
(Not on Ancestry or FamilySearch) 
Plus GSMC Newsletter and Journal (All Issues) 

Need Help With Your Genealogy?
Please come and visit us
Our library staffers are experienced researchers and will be able to help provide some ideas to help with your genealogy research.
Small Group Classes
Are you interested in small group classes? Let us know the suggested topic, and we will see if we can arrange it.

Upcoming Events
08/03/2016 - 2:00 pm
GSMC First Wednesday Webinar "How Do I Know That's My Ancestor?"
"How Do I Know That's My Ancestor?"  Presenter: Amy Johnson Crow     Are you researching the right person? Let Amy ...
Central Indiana DNA Interest Group
08/13/2016 - 1:00 pm
GSMC "Turner Christian--Building A Case History"
Presenter: Sue Dillon See how one researcher assembled a profile of her husband's ancestor using numerous pieces of evidence.

Keep an alphabetical Surname List of ancestor surnames you are researching and take with you while researching.
[Basic Genealogy]
Obituaries - don't limit your scope of your research to just the deceased. You may find a relative in the list of survivors or pre-deceased...or pallbearers.
[Basic Genealogy]
Banns of marriage are a public announcement in a Christian parish church of an intended marriage. The announcement is made three successive Sundays.
[Basic Genealogy]