March 11, 2016

412 Felix Street St. Joseph, MO 64501


The Northwest Missouri Genealogical Society and Library was formed in 1979 as a non-profit, educational organization. The library is a great resource to assist those doing family research.

They record and preserve genealogical records, assist in compilation of family histories, and further the interest in proper genealogical research methods. More specifically serving the counties of Andrew, Atchison, Buchanan, Clinton, DeKalb, Gentry, Holt, Nodaway, and Worth in Northwest Missouri.

Tuesday, 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm; Wednesday, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm; Thursday, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm; Friday, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm; Saturday (1st and 3rd of the month), noon to 4:00 pm.

During the months of inclement weather, you are encouraged to call ahead to verify the library will be open. Road conditions and illness may contribute to the library closing at unscheduled times.

If you are interested in visiting the library at another time, please send an email to the librarian and we will be happy to discuss other times which may be available to accommodate your schedule. PLEASE NOTE: The library is closed for the months of January and February. However, we are more than happy to assist researchers who may be visiting from out of town during these months. Please contact us to make arrangements.

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