Genealogical Society of Marion County
We have several copies of the extensive handouts provided by Meredith.
Stop by the library on Dec. 6th and pick up yours. 
 
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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 out our new
"Journal Blog" tab at the left.
 
 
Research Resources
 
Now 309 Member Databases and 108 Public Databases    
Total 417 Marion County-Specific Digital Resources
(Not on Ancestry or FamilySearch) 
PLUS all GSMC Newsletter and Journal Issues  
AND our extensive Cemetery Listings.
 
 
 
 
 


Upcoming Events
12/06/2017 - 2:00 pm
December First Wednesday Webinar
"The ABC's and 123's of Researching Your Ancestors' School Records" Presenter: Melissa Barker 
12/07/2017 - 12:00 pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library Genealogy Group-Family History Hounds-Monthly Program
Annual Family History Show & Tell and Pitch-In Luncheon. Bring your favorite dish to share and the recipe! Enjoy lunch ...
12/11/2017 - 12:00 pm
Danville Public Library Genealogy Club Monthly Meeting
Pitch In Holiday Luncheon and Show & Tell featuring Christmas. Presenters:  Attendees

Facts
Tax records, jury and militia records are indicators of a person's residence.
[Land Records]
A Collateral Ancestor is an ancestor NOT in the direct line of ascent, but coming from the same ancestral family.
[Definitions]
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]