Oregon County Genealogical Society was formed
in 1980 and has 150+ members.
Membership dues are $10.00.
Meetings are held on the 4th Wednesday, 3:00
p.m. of Jan, April, Aug, and Oct at the
Oregon County Courthouse, Alton, MO.
Vistors are Welcome.
Oregon County Genealogical Society Library is
located in the Alton
The library is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Telephone
The genealogical library currently maintains
about 550 books. Available on microfilm are
the Oregon County census records from 1850 through
1920 and early newspapers starting in 1898 through
the 1940's. There is a volunteer genealogist
on staff on Thursdays from 10:00 am to 12:00
All correspondence should go to:
THE OREGON COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY
c/o Courthouse PO BOX 324
ALTON, MISSOURI 65606
The Oregon County Genealogical Society Newsletter
is published quarterly
(Jan, April, July, and Oct.)
Individuals are invited to submit queries and
news articles to the society at the address
above for publication.
Research of county records and/or library holdings
is done by a society volunteer.
A fee of $3.00 per surname is requested for
members and $5.00 per surname is requested for
non-members. Please limit your search to three
(3) questions per letter and enclose a SASE.
Photo copies of documents from the courthouse
records are 20 cents per page.
The Historical Society of Oregon County was
formed in 199X as an entity for publishing the
Oregon County History Book.
HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF OREGON COUNTY
ROUTE 2, BOX 3A
KOSHKONONG, MISSOURI 65606
Area Historical Society
Route 1 Box 144 A
Koshkonong, MO 65692