Charter Members

Rock Island County Illinois Genealogical Society is a non-profit organization founded in 1972 by 110 Charter Members. The original name was Blackhawk Genealogical Society. The name was changed to Rock Island County Illinois Genealogical Society on October 26, 2004. Below are the names of the original charter members.


Anna Albrecht Berkshire, NY Harry Lyon East Moline, IL
Durward B. Allaman Abingdon, IL Maurite Mahlstedt Geneseo, IL
Mrs. George R. Baker Rock Island, IL Mona Kadel Martin Davenport, IA
J. Kenneth & Lorraine Baker Rock Island, IL Mrs. Wm. Budd Matlock Oak Harbor, WA
Gertrude Becker Geneseo, IL Mrs. Earle R. McBride Austin, TX
Svan & Evelyn Benson Rock Island, IL Helen J. McMurtry Oak Park, IL
Scharlott Blevins Davenport, IA Sister Frances Marie Melroy Davenport, IA
William J. Blick Geneseo, IL Robert & Laura Millett Rock Island, IL
Hazel Blocklinger Rock Island, IL Lois Mitchell Moline, IL
Jesse Boone East Moline, IL Gilman & Helen Mitton Moline, IL
Mrs. Walter Bristow, Jr. Savanna, IL Glenn & Jeannene Moffitt Aledo, IL
Jon Brodd Moline, IL Mary Morrissey Moline, IL
Marge Buel Moline, IL Bernice & Dennis Moseley Milan, IL
Helen Burgess Rock Island, IL Verna Mumma Hillsdale, IL
W. H. Clark Milan, IL L.P. Neuerberg Rock Island, IL
Mary Clifford Colona, IL Caroline Newman Milan, IL
Phyllis Coopman Moline, IL Joseph A. & Phyllis Normoyle Rock Island, IL
Lawrence & Joyce Cornelius Moline, IL Darlene Ward Paxton Bettendorf, IA
Byrle & Aletha Cosner Woodhull, IL Janet Pease Arvada, CO
Allen & Bradley Curtis Coal Valley, IL Mrs. John Perry Moline, IL
Cornelia J. & Harriet C. Darling Moline, IL Harold & Kitty Pierce Milan, IL
Vicki L Davis Chicago Heights, IL Mr. & Mrs. Larry L. Pittman Abingdon, IL
Mr. & Mrs. Lee Dawson East Moline, IL Mr. & Mrs. Orin Rockhold Milan, IL
Madeline Edwards Rock Island, IL Barbara Rosser Gatesville, TX
Walter T & Eva Fuhr Taylor Ridge, IL Mr. & Mrs. Clarence Ruud Moline, IL
Sally Fuhr Taylor Ridge, IL Lucille Sampson Rock Island, IL
Mrs. Leslie Griffin Moline, IL Rachelle Schopp Geneseo, IL
Mary Lou Hall Davenport, IA Gerry Sisson Milan, IL
Delores Hauger Milan, IL Marjorie Smith Thomson, IL
Sally Henry East Moline, IL Mr. & Mrs. Louis Spaeth Davenport, IA
Ruth Herrick Abingdon, IL Fredrick Steiner Bettendorf, IA
Mr. & Mrs. Clyde Hilligoss Milan, IL Mrs. K.T. Stimpson Rock Island, IL
Virginia Hinrichs East Moline, IL Gladys Treadway Bettendorf, IA
Jean Houston Davenport, IA Mr. & Mrs. Gerald Walker Rock Island, IL
Margaret Hudson Davenport, IA Mrs. John T. Walsh Davenport, IA
Larry E. Humberstone Rock Island, IL Mrs. Richard A. Welch Rock Island, IL
Florence D. Hutchison Jacksonville, IL Mrs. Cecil Whiteside Milan, IL
Miss Helen E. Hutchison Rock Island, IL Mildred M. Wiggers Eldridge, IA
Bernice O. Irwin New Boston, IL Dorothy M. Williams Rock Island, IL
Madaline Isaacson Rock Island, IL Flora D. Wilson Davenport, IA
Patricia Kinney Rock Island, IL Mr. & Mrs. Gerald Wood Rock Island, IL
Ina M. Kuzel Moline, IL Sylvia B. Young Moline, IL
Joann Loete Moline, IL Virginia Young Creve Coeur, MO
Jane Lundeen Moline, IL Robert, Winifred, & Steven Ziegler Palatine, IL


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