Genealogical Society of Marion County
 Honor Your Military Veterans:
GSMC has 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 284 Member Databases and 102 Public Databases    
Total 386 Marion County-Specific Digital Resources
(Not on Ancestry or FamilySearch) 
PLUS all GSMC Newsletter and Journal Issues  
AND our extensive Cemetery Listings.
[Updated June 9, 2017]

Upcoming Events
Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (GRIP)
Registration begins 22 Feb 2017  (Paid Admission)
07/05/2017 - 2:00 pm
July First Wednesday Webinar
"Censational Census Strategies" Presenter: Mary Roddy 
07/15/2017 - 1:00 pm
July Monthly Program

Remember to document everything you find on your ancestors. Undocumented genealogy is mythology. Most genealogy software will get you through the basics, Elizabeth Shown Mills has authored several very good books on the subject.
[Sources & Documentation ]
A person who dies “intestate” dies without a will.
[Vital Records ]
A U.S. census is closed to the public for 72 years after it is taken.