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Welcome to the Marion County Genealogical Society

This is a community of enthusiastic people in an atmosphere of support, assistance and guidance to anyone with roots in Marion County or a desire to find and share their own family history. Our monthly meetings are an opportunity to share in each other's triumphs and help break down our brick walls, as well as learn of resources and tricks from inspiring visiting speakers. We look forward to meeting you!

Do you Live in Marion County?

  • Are you interested in starting your family history, but don't know how to do it?
  • Have you been researching and need help breaking down a brick wall?
  • Do you want to find resources or techniques that will help you delve even further into your family's history?

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Meeting Information During Covid

This is to advise members and guests that all meetings of the Marion County Genealogical Society will be held in your own home, courtesy of ZOOM, until further notice. This includes our board meetings, general meetings ,and special interest groups. See the Calendar of Events for exact dates and times. Members will receive an email with the Zoom link. Non-members are welcome and should send an email to President to request the link. Your Board of Directors is working hard to continue to provide you with interesting and educational topics in spite of the circumstances.

Field Trips consist of programs being presented by neighboring societies. Those meetings will be held at the discretion of the sponsoring group. We will not be organizing carpools until further notice.

Research assistance in the Ocala and Belleview libraries is also suspended until further notice.

Monthly Meeting Information

Third Thursday of the month, September to June (subject to cancellation)
2:00 — 4:00 pm
Marion County Public Library, Meeting Room C

2720 E. Silver Springs Boulevard
Ocala, Florida

The meeting schedule, venue, and program are subject to change.

Please see our Events Calendar for detailed information about our upcoming meetings.

Upcoming events

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  • 22 Mar 2021 12:47 PM | Joel Swanson (Administrator)

    As of today we have 33 members.  Have you renewed your membership?

  • 11 Feb 2021 2:43 PM | Joel Swanson (Administrator)

    As of this date we have 24 members.  Have you renewed your Membership?

  • 7 Feb 2021 1:41 PM | Joel Swanson (Administrator)

    Join the Marion County Genealogical Society.  As a new member you will receive 2 hours of personal family tree research assistance by one of our expert research specialists. 

  • 20 Jan 2021 1:37 PM | Joel Swanson (Administrator)

    Have you renewed your membership for 2021?

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