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. 
      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
10/14/2023 - 1:00 pm
They Came in Ships - Before Ellis Island
Carolyn Niemantsverdriet will talk with us on where immigrants were processed before Ellis Island.  Ellis Island did not open in ...
11/11/2023 - 1:00 pm
Finding Your Father's (Grandfather's, Uncle's, etc) War - Researching Military Records
Our regular scheduled program date falls on Veteran's Day this year. How appropriate on this day that our speaker will be Ron ...
12/09/2023 - 1:00 pm
Steve Barnett, "Civil War Camps In Indpls", Annual Show&Tell/Tell a Story, First Families
Please join us at our Annual Holiday Program. Bring a guest!  We have Show & Tell (bring an item you would like ...

Facts and Tips
Use archival quality acid-free sheet protectors for all of your original documents, master copies and photographs.

Your ultimate success in your family research will depend upon organizing this information into a readily accessible format. Any researchers use genealogy software programs to organize their information.
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Given names can have many variations in spelling as well as surnames.
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