McDonough County Genealogical Society

                   Box 202     Macomb IL 61455

                    Telephone: 309-255-5161




Research Services of the

McDonough County, Illinois Genealogical Society



Volunteer members of the McDonough County, Illinois Genealogical Society offers three types of research services: (1) One-Person Search Request, (2) Internet Surname Database Request, and (3) Other Requests.

Mail your request, including any forms and fees outlined below, to:

McDonough County Genealogical Society
PO Box 202
Macomb, Illinois 61455-0202
All research is done by volunteers - please be patient.

Option 1. Request for One-Person Search in Common Records

Please submit your request on the One-Person Search form (PDF format), along with your payment, for a search for one person. Records included in the search and fees are listed on the form.

The charges for a One Person Search (postage included) are $15.00 for MCGS members and $20.00 for Non-members. The cost includes the first 10 copies. Additional Copies are $.25 each.

(Include a separate search form and fee for each person you want us to research. Return search request form(s) with YOUR CHECK! Make all checks payable to MCGS.

Option 2. Other
MCGS can also respond to specific requests to research other County records, newspapers and other references. If your request doesn't fit our One-Person Search or Internet Surname Database Request (above), our volunteers will be glad to review your request, let you know if we can do the work.

The rates for non-members are $17/hour plus copy and postage costs. The rate for members is $12/hour plus copy and postage costs. Please be as specific as possible about what information you desire. To request a review, email or send a letter to MCGS at PO Box 202, Macomb, IL 61455-0202.


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