Genealogical Society of Marion County
 We have the best
Marion County Cemeteries
Database Online.
See the tab at the left! 
Welcome, Members and Guests !
     GSMC is located at 9370 East Washington Street on the grounds of Memorial Park Cemetery.
For Library Hours and Driving Directions,
click on the "Our Library" tab at left.

Check our new
"GSMC Bookstore"
and "Queries" tabs
                                                at the left.
[We recently added significant IPS School 15 and School 11
Collections to Members Only.]
Research Resources
Now 279 Member Databases and 102 Public Databases    
Total 381 Marion County-Specific Digital Resources
(Not on Ancestry or FamilySearch) 
PLUS all GSMC Newsletter and Journal Issues  
AND our extensive Cemetery Listings.
[Updated May 19, 2017]

Upcoming Events
06/07/2017 - 2:00 pm
June First Wednesday Webinar
"Why Are Irish Records So Weird?" Presenter: John Grenham 
06/17/2017 - 1:00 pm
June Monthly Program
"Getting to Know the DAR GRC Collection" Presenter: Jane Klotz 
Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (GRIP)
Registration begins 22 Feb 2017  (Paid Admission)

Microfilmed pension records are available from the National Archives, HeritageQuest Online and the Family History Library. Pension files may contain birth date and place, and the names of the wife and children.
Undocumented family genealogies and county histories can contain truth and errors.
[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]