W&BCGS

Welcome

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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 6, 2014 - Allen Ockerlander
"History of Tea in the Colonial Era"

Following the presentation, we will be brewing up to 5 kinds of tea from the revolutionary period to sample along with our normal refreshments.

We meet at the Spring Creek United Church of Christ, located at 4500 Spring Creek Road in Rockford, Illinois, unless otherwise noted.

Monthly meetings are held September through May, usually on the first Saturday of the month and start at 1:30 p.m.

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.