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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

March 7, 2015 at 1:30 p.m.

"Genealogy Do-Over- A Year of Learning from Research Mistakes" Live Webinar!

Our speaker, Thomas MacEntee will present a live webinar, including Q&A covering ―A Year of Learning From Research Mistakes‖. This will be a great opportunity for members and guests to experience the value, and convenience of this fairly recent method of long distance learning to further your research.

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.