Genealogical Society of Marion County
GSMC Library is open on Wednesdays
 from 11 AM - 4 PM
for research & genealogical assistance
GSMC Programs on second Saturday each month
from 1:PM to 3:PM at Library
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.
[ New Feature: See the list of data files in the Members Only section by clicking on the "Member Databases" tab at left, and then opening the"Members DB Contents" file. GSMC membership is required to use the various entries.
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    Research Resources
Now 398 Member Databases and 115 Public Databases    
Total 513 Marion County-Specific Digital Resources
(Not on Ancestry or FamilySearch) 
PLUS all GSMC Newsletter and Journal Issues  
AND our extensive Cemetery Listings.
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Upcoming Events
06/08/2019 - 1:00 pm
GSMC MONTHLY PROGRAM: Vicki Casteel - IN State Archives
07/13/2019 - 1:00 pm
08/10/2019 - 1:00 pm

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.
"Genealogy of Place" is vital to your research. Determine where the town/county/state is located and how boundaries have changed over time.
[Basic Genealogy]
There is no central depository for Colonial Records. They are scattered among the 13 original states.
[Basic Genealogy]