Genealogical Society of Marion County
CANCELLED due to corona virus!
GSMC Library is open
on Wednesdays  from 11 AM - 4 PM
& 2nd Saturdays from 10:30 AM - 3 PM
Eastern time and by appointment
for research & genealogical assistance
CANCELLED due to corona virus!​
GSMC Programs on second Saturday each month
from 1 PM to 3 PM at  our 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.
[Keep current with our BLOG! See tab at Left]
    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.
     Find Us on Twitter  @GenSocMarionCo

Upcoming Events
06/13/2020 - 1:00 pm
Researching the Ulster Scots – Ron Darrah
Find out how folks from a few counties of  Northern Ireland spread all over the United States in only 200 years. ...
07/11/2020 - 1:00 pm
Early Immigration Routes of the Old Northwest Territory - John Barr
John Barr will address "Early Immigration Routes of the Old Northwest Territory"  from the Great Lakes to the Ohio ...
08/08/2020 - 1:00 pm
Learning You're Adopted: Tracking down your birth family – Terry Prall
Terry Prall will address "Learning You're Adopted: Tracking down your birth family ".  Free admission

Facts and Tips
Store your original documents in a safe place apart from your working files.
[Basic Genealogy]

The Pedigree Chart is a map from you to your ancestors. Begin with yourself. Females always use their maiden names.
[Basic Genealogy]

Use timelines to find holes in your research.
[Basic Genealogy]