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Midwest Genealogy Center

Midwest Genealogy Center

3440 S. Lee's Summit Road
Independence, MO 64055
816.252.7228

Playing for Keeps: The VFW National Marble Tournaments, 1947-1962

After World War II, the Veterans of Foreign Wars started a national marble tournament program to help veterans reconnect with their families and communities and to curb juvenile delinquency in boys. Author and marble historian Scott McBride will share the poignant memories of the boys who participated in the tournaments from his book, "Kings of the Rings."

My Kaw Ancestors

Join Erin Blackshere Pouppirt as she shares the general history of the Kanza Tribe and personal family history.

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Upcoming Events
Midwest Genealogy Center
Thu, Nov 15, 2018 - 6:30pm
Midwest Genealogy Center
Mon, Nov 19, 2018 - 6:30pm
Midwest Genealogy Center
Tue, Nov 20, 2018 - 2:00pm
Midwest Genealogy Center
Mon, Nov 26, 2018 - 2:00pm
Midwest Genealogy Center
Mon, Nov 26, 2018 - 6:30pm
Midwest Genealogy Center
Tue, Nov 27, 2018 - 10:30am

Genealogy Research

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

Family Forms

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

Online Learning

Start your genealogy journey with our getting started video.

Genealogy Quick Look

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

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