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MCGS Family Files

Indexes to the Milwaukee County Genealogical Society's Family Files

Access the Family Name Index

Access the Subject Index

The Frank P. Zeidler Humanities Room at Central Library provides access to a collection of Family Files owned and maintained by the Milwaukee County Genealogical Society. This collection includes both subject files and family surname files.  The family surname files may include resources such as family trees, obituaries, clippings, correspondence, family group sheets, bible records, notes, bound histories, or other materials. The indexes above provide a listing of the files in the collection.

The MCGS Family Files collection may be viewed in the Frank P. Zeidler Humanities Room during its normal hours of operation.  Speak to a librarian in the room to request access.