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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.



For the time being, we are continuing with online meetings using Zoom.  Meeting invitations will be sent to all WBCGS members with an email address.  If you’re not a member and are interested in attending, please send us an email at wbcgensociety@gmail.com

Saturday, September 12, 2020 at 1:30 p.m.
Perusing English Parish Records
by Andy Lee (of Family History Fanatics)

Saturday, October 3, 2020 at 1:30 p.m.
NARA - The National Archives - Census, Military Records & More
by Dan Jungclas "The Ancestry Guy"

Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 1:30 p.m.
Women's Ambulance Safety Patrol
by Mary Rose


Check out our new Projects page with a link to the completed Cedar Bluff Cemetery database.