Genealogical Society of Marion County
The GSMC Research Library
9370 E. Washington St.
Indianapolis, INDIANA 46229 
(317) 891-4762
Contact:  Barbara R. Cline Hutchinson, 
The Genealogical Society of Marion County (GSMC) welcomes everyone who has an interest in Genealogy and Family History.
The Society promotes genealogical and historical research and aids in the publication, dissemination, and preservation of  those materials, especially for Marion County, Indiana.  We invite you to join us.   
Membership is NOT required but recommended, as only MEMBERS can access many records and material on this site.
The GSMC Research Library is open on Wednesdays between 11 am and 3 pm Eastern Time
and on Second Saturdays between 11 am and 3 pm Eastern Time
      INFO: Barbara Hutchinson at or by calling (317)891-4762     
       To schedule an appointment: Please Contact Ron Darrah at   
 GSMC appreciates the continuing support of

Upcoming Events
06/08/2024 - 11:00 am
"Worker Bee Workshop"
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Facts and Tips
Use only accepted abbreviations (no homespun stuff).
[Basic Genealogy]

There are three types of wills: - Attested, Holographic and Nuncupative. The attested will is the most common and is prepared for the testator. - A holographic will is written by the testator himself. - A nuncupative will is the deathbed wishes of the testator, recorded by a witness present at the bedside. All wills must be witnessed.
[Court Records]

Bounty Land is public land given by the government to induce young men to join the military. Applicable for soldiers prior to the Civil War.
[Land Records]