P.O. Box 879
Marshall, MI 49068
Generations is the
outstanding newsletter published by the Calhoun County Genealogical
Society. It is published six times per year, and is one of the
An every name
index for newsletters published
between 1988 and 1995 is available on line. Plans are underway to update this index
in the near future. Newly added to this website are
images for nearly every issue
published between 1988 and 2008.
The Calhoun County
Genealogical Society was established in 1988 with four
specific goals in mind:
To gather and
preserve information of genealogical value
the deposit of such information in suitable
genealogists in the study of family history
through the exchange of knowledge
To publish and
promote Calhoun county and other genealogical materials
CCGS Information: Contact
Please note: The Calhoun County Genealogical
Society currently does not have a staff able to answer specific queries
about your family. However, we invite you to post your queries on
Query Boards. Additionally,
make sure you search all the areas of this web site, and keep
checking back as more data will be added.
The membership year runs from September 1 through August 31st, but
memberships are accepted at any time during the year. The cost is $18 per
family when receiving Generations newsletter by postal mail.
Save money by choosing to receive Generations newsletter
electronically via email in Adobe Acrobat .pdf format; membership is $15 per family.
Memberships received between May 30th and September 1st are valid
through the following August 31st.
- Subscription to Generations the newsletter of the Calhoun
County Genealogical Society, published bimonthly
- 10% savings on Society publications
- 10% savings on Society outings and events
- Monthly free meetings (no meetings July, August, December)
- Membership card (please specifically request this)
- Networking with other genealogists
Click here for membership application
Upcoming Meeting Schedule
specified, meetings are held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter
Day Saints (LDS Church),
16036 Old 27 North,
Marshall, MI (269) 781-7440. Click on the link for a map and
driving directions. Meetings are held at
7:00 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of the
month (except December, July and August).
March 26, 2013 - Marc Young will share 25 years of discovering
the "long lost, abandoned, forgotten, nobody cares anymore" cemeteries
of southern Michigan and Northern Indiana, and all the experiences and
adventures he has experienced along the way.
April 23, 2013 - Jon Rasmussen will be the featured speaker.
Jon has been a volunteer research consultant at the Battle Creek Family
History Center for more than 10 years. His talk will focus on the use of
the resources at the Genealogy Library in Salt Lake City.
May 28, 2013 - Patrice Marquardt, owner of Marshall Framing
Studio, will speak on preserving and framing family memorabilia.
June 25, 2013 - Sharon Carson, Director, Archives and Regional
History at Western Michigan University, will inform us about the latest
on the new Archives building and how this benefits researchers in our
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