Genealogical Society of Marion County
GSMC Library is open on Wednesdays
 from 11 AM - 4 PM
for research & genealogical assistance
GSMC Programs on second Saturdays each month
from 1 PM - 3 PM, sometimes OFFSITE
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
10/27/2018 - 10:00 am
"Digging Up the Dead"
Please join us as we examine, decipher and interpret death records, death research and other interesting facets of mortality in ...
11/01/2018 - 1:00 pm
Plainfield Genealogy Group Program - Grim Necessity: Grave Robbing in 19th Century Central Indiana
Hamilton East Public Library's David Heighway will talk to us on this very interesting topic.
11/06/2018 - 1:00 pm
Brownsburg Genealogy Group - Topic to be Announced
Information will be added later.

Enter sources and notes in a consistent format.
[Sources & Documentation ]
Waterways were the original lanes of communication and transportation. Early roadways were established following Indian paths or trade routes.
STATE LAND STATES are states that owned and distributed their lands. This includes the original 13 colonies, Kentucky, Maine, Tennessee, Vermont and West Virginia, Hawaii and Texas. They use "metes and bounds" to survey the land.
[Land Records]