Welcome to the IAGenWeb page for the
Greene County Genealogical Society!
Greene County Genealogical Society
Jefferson Public Library Website
200 W. Lincoln Way
Jefferson, IA 50129
The digital archiveis contain old county newspapers and
many resources from our collection - and we are working to get more.
The Greene County Genealogical Society, formed in 1978, is a
non-profit, educational organization. Its purpose is: (1) to foster and
create an interest in genealogy, (2) to preserve genealogical and
historical data of our ancestors, (3) to aid individual members in
compiling family genealogies, and (4) to improve and help maintain,
through contribution of members and the Society, the genealogical
reference sections of the public libraries in Greene County.
Yearly individual $7.50.
Yearly family $10.00.
We now have lifetime memberships if desired. $75 for single, $100 for
Please include name, address, phone number and list of surnames you are
Members are asked to submit a 4 or 5 generation ancestor
chart for our research files.
January-November, 10 a.m., 1st Saturday, Jefferson Public Library -
December potluck to be announced.
We offer one hour of free research to new members from materials held
by the Society. There is a charge of $10 per hour for minimal research
to others. More extensive research will be done by volunteers from our
society, with charges at the discretion of the volunteer. Upon request,
we will send names and addresses of those who will research for a fee.
Don't forget to send a SASE (Self-Addressed Stamped Envelope).
Annual. Contains a member list and update of activities.
Heritage of Greene County
Only a few copies remain. They are available until gone.
There is an excellent link through the Jefferson Public Library for
Local Online Newspapers
Through our Jefferson Public Library website there is easy access, for
free, to our local online newspapers and also some of our publications.
Jefferson Public Library Genealogy