Boone County Genealogical Society Indiana
Welcome to the BCGS Indiana Website

The specific purposes of the Society shall be:
  1. To investigate, collect, record, publish and preserve the genealogical and historical materials of Indiana emphasizing Boone County and the adjoining counties; and
  2. To provide educational opportunities in the use of genealogical, historical and reference materials in preparing, publishing, and disseminating biographies, local histories, and family histories and family lineages.
Please note our new address:
P. O. Box 495
Lebanon, IN   46052

Monthly Meetings
We meet monthly on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 6:30 PM except July and December when we do not meet.  Come early to our social time at 6 PM to meet and chat with some of our members. Locations and topics may vary so check to the right for the next events or the "Society Events" for all events and to see details. 
The public is always WELCOME!
Cemetery Research
Like to see a particular list of the occupants of a cemetery?  Let us know and we can work on that cemetery next!
Recently Added:  Clements/Pratt Cemetery
                 Dowden Cemetery
                           Sheets Cemetery
                           Brush Creek Cemetery
                           Browns Wonder Cemetery
        Center Cemetery (in progress)                           
Tabs on Left
Clicking on tabs to the left that have a "v" at the end will open an additional menu.  Some are viewable by the public and others require a membership.
Cemetery Restoration 
Work at Poplar Grove is currently ongoing.  If interested in helping please send an e-mail to and the committee chair will contact you.
Click on "+" to see street names or "view larger map"

March 28
Boone County, IN in the 1950 Census - Insights & Discoveries
Lebanon Public Library Meeting Room
Join Scott Norrick as he describes what Boone County was like in 1950 as revealed in the census.  Included will be a comparison of Boone County to other counties of the Midwest.

April 24
Genealogy 101: Your Road Map to Success
Lebanon Public Library Meeting Room
Come join Amber Oldenburg as she presents an introduction to investigating your family history. You will learn about major record groups that genealogists use such as census, land, probate, court, and more.