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The Promise of a Community's Future is Dependent on the Remembrance of It's Past
SCGS  PROJECTS

Contact SCGS to
Volunteer to
Help with -

INDEXING -
   Adoptions
   Delayed Births
   Marriage Cert
   Death Cert
   Divorces

   Cemeteries
   Churches
   Funeral Homes
   Newspapers

ATTENTION - The Freeport Public Library will be re-opening to the public for limited hours beginning Monday 06/29/2020.  Contact the Library or see the Library website for more information.

ATTENTION - Due to COVID19 limitations for the History Room -  and in line with other surrounding County
Genealogy organizations - the History Room will remain closed to Patrons thru the end of this 2020 year.
If a safe re-opening is possible at that time, the Hours for the History Room will be posted.  Anyone needing
research from the material held in the History Room are encouraged to submit a Research Request from this
website.  Please note the SCGS Volunteers will continue to have limited access to the History Room and will
answer requests as timely as possible.  In the meantime - please stay safe and stay well !!


WELCOME
The Stephenson County Genealogical Society welcomes residents and researchers from around the globe with ties to Stephenson County, Illinois, USA.  Here you can access information and request assistance in your family history journey.

The History Room at the Freeport Public Library is supported and maintained by Volunteers from the Stephenson County Genealogical Society.

History Room hours and contacts are listed below.
                                          HISTORY ROOM HOURS CURRENTLY SUSPENDED THRU YEAR END 2020
FRANCES WOODHOUSE LOCAL HISTORY ROOM

MONDAY             9:10 am to Noon
TUESDAY            10:10 am to 1 pm
WEDNESDAY        9:10 am to Noon  
THURSDAY           9:10 am to 1 pm
                               2:10 pm to 6 pm
FRIDAY               9:10 am to Noon
SATURDAY         9:10 am to Noon

For appointments during other hours, email SCGS
Stephenson County Genealogical Society
P O Box 514
Freeport,  IL  61032
stephensoncountygs@gmail.com

Freeport Public Library
100 E Douglas Street
Freeport,  IL  61032
Phone - 815-233-3000
freeportpubliclibrary.org