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Midwest Genealogy Center

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Midwest Genealogy Center

Midwest Genealogy Center

3440 S. Lee's Summit Road
Independence, MO 64055

Memory Lab

Memory Lab

Get started digitizing your memories.

Genealogy Research

Use one of our online databases to search censuses, newspapers, vital records, and more.

Upcoming Events
Wed, May 22, 2024 - 6:30pm
Midwest Genealogy Center
Thu, May 23, 2024 - 2:00pm
Midwest Genealogy Center
Wed, May 29, 2024 - 2:00pm
Red Bridge
Thu, May 30, 2024 - 3:00pm

Online Learning

Start your genealogy journey with our getting started video.

Family Forms

MGC has a collection of printable forms to help in your family history research.

Genealogy Quick Look

Search indexes for MGC resources and the US Railroad Retirement Board.

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Subscribe to the Midwest Genealogy Center's Newsletter or German SCHRIFT Newsletter.

Tell Me a Story Oral History Collection

Tell Me a Story Oral History Collection

Tell Me a Story is a Mid-Continent Public Library initiative that provides the ability to record and preserve memories, stories, and living history of residents in the Kansas City metro area.

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