Monthly Meetings--3rd Monday, 7:00 p.m.. at the
Steuben County Carnegie Public Library
Downstairs Meeting Room
| William Carey
| Barbara Provines
| William Carey
| Janet Shawver
The purpose of the Genealogical Society of Steuben County is to
collect and preserve the ancestry of Steuben County families. We
work to stimulate and instruct all persons who may be interested
in genealogy. This willaide us to develop and record historical
and vital facts of Steuben County.Research is continuing on the
people who originated, developed and helpedbuild the communities
within Steuben county, and to encourage the developmentand
maintenance of genealogical files.
in the Steuben County Genealogical Society is open to anyone who
is interested in genealogy. The cost of membership is $10.00
Individual Membership --- $15.00 Family Membership (one mailing
address) per year. Membership includes the quarterly newsletter: SCGSQuarterly
, which is published in January, April, July, and October.
Membership form is available to print out and send in. Click here.
Queries and Written Correspondence should be sent to
Steuben County Genealogical Society, PO Box 884, Angola, IN 46703.
Research Policy: The Steuben County Genealogical Society
does answer simple queries for the price of copies. More
involved queries will be done for a small fee. The Society
does not assume responsibility for any researcher that supplies
information nor for the members of the Society.
Publications For Sale
(To purchase without shipping fee, pick them up at the Library Reference Desk)
G.A.R. Minutes Vol. 1 (B.F. Crosswaite Post #150) -- $10 + $3 shipping
Enrollments for the Civil War Soldiers, Their Widows and
Residing in Steuben County by Township for the Years 1886-1894
Note: Jackson Twp is missing -- $25 + $5 shipping
Other Publications For Sale - Non-Society
Margaret Hobson, local family historian and 44th Indiana Civil War researcher, has completed a reference book on the regiment. It's a large hardbound book of 400 pages.
It includes short biographies of the 2,012 men who served followed by 20 pages, in color, of charts and graphs about the regiment. In order to make the book as reasonable as possible,
only a limited number will be printed for those who are interested. The book will be shrink-wrapped and mailed at a cost of $30 + $3.73 shipping. It won't be available online or in a bookstore. If you want a copy, please email her at CW44thIndiana@aol.com and include your mailing address. Steuben County was very patriotic and supported the 44th Indiana by sending a full company, Co. A, and a partial company, Co. K.
The first order will be submitted September 2012.
Any suggestions or comments should be directed to: