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The Winnebago & Boone Counties Genealogical Society exists to:

  • Encourage and support genealogical researchers.

  • Promote the discovering, collecting, indexing, and preserving of valued genealogical resources of Winnebago and Boone Counties.

  • Encourage publication of county material and family histories.


Our Next Meeting

September 12, 2015 (second Saturday) at 1:30 p.m.

"Haunted Rockford"

Our speaker, Kathie Kresol will present historical information about Rockford, and some of the final resting places of some of its most famous, and infamous residents and their stories.

What's New

Get the George Valko DNA Handout.

Check out our new Projects page with a link to the completed Cedar Bluff Cemetery database.