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 genealogical and historical research to join our Society. The Society promotes genealogical and historical research and aids in the publication, dissemination, and preservation of genealogical and historical material, especially in Marion County, Indiana.  We invite you to join us.   Membership is NOT required but recommended as we offer MEMBERS ONLY records and material on this WEBSITE,  Thank you!
The GSMC Research Library is open on Wednesdays between 11 am and 3 pm Eastern Time. 
We are looking forward to helping you for your Marion County, Indiana Genealogical needs.  We continue to be Open on Wednesdays from 11:00 to 3:00 pm.  We also will provide our services upon your request by Email or by requesting an appointment arrangement with us.  Please feel free to Call or Email us with your questions or concerns.  FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:  Kim Smith: SECRETARY@GENEALOGYINDY.ORG,  Barbara Hutchinson at or by calling (317)891-4762   APPOINTMENTS: Please Contact Ron Darrah the to schedule.   Wearing a mask is optional when entering the library. Thank you.                             GSMC appreciates the continuing support of Flanner & Buchanan, Inc.   

Upcoming Events
09/10/2022 - 1:00 pm
Breaking the Silence: Understanding One Man's Naval Experience in WWII
Lauren Peightel from the Indiana Historical Society will takes us through her interesting journey to discover her grandfather's naval service ...
10/08/2022 - 1:00 pm
The Blanchard Family and the National Road
.Ron Darrah, GSMC Vice President and Librarian, will be the speaker for this program. This is a new program that he ...
11/12/2022 - 1:00 pm
Fort Benjamin Harrison Museum of 20th Century Warfare
Dale Lane, VP of the Museum Board, will be at our library to give us an introduction to what you can ...

Facts and Tips
The Family Group Sheet identifies a couple and their children. Everyone with a spouse or child has two group sheets: one as a child with parents and usually one as a parent with children.
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Census records were generated by enumerators. Some who had very bad handwriting.

The study of genealogy will enable you to learn about your family and your place in that family, to leave a legacy for your children and grandchildren
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