Zion Genealogical Society of Lake County (Illinois, USA)
Researching Around the World
Including the Neighboring Lake County Communities of:
Beach Park, Gurnee, North Chicago, Park City, Wadsworth, Waukegan, Wildwood, and Winthrop Harbor
Checkout the Calendar of Genealogy Events by State Sponsored by Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter.
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The ZION GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY research materials are housed at the Zion-Benton Public Library for the public's use. Our workshop volunteers are at the Zion-Benton Library on Wednesday evenings, from 7:00 to 9:00 P.M.
Our quarterly newsletter The Illuminator is published in February, May, August and November. Articles may be submitted online to the Editor or mailed to the Society at: 2400 Gabriel Avenue, Zion, IL 60099.
Map to Zion-Benton Library
This is a free site which provides headstone pictures & transcription, cemetery information, mapping, and other resources for researchers. Come join us and learn how you can contribute as well as find those final resting places of your ancestors.