"Discover, Preserve and share your family's history"
Des Moines County Genealogical Society

Our History

Discover, collect and preserve any genealogical and related historical material.


Meetings are held the first Tuesday of each month. The public is always welcome.

Our Projects

We are working on several projects to improve the search of your local ancestors. We are updating cemetery index's along with new information from different sources.

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Des Moines County Genealogical Society  Publications

Des Moines County Genealogical Society Publications

The Society has  over 152 publications. The publications can be obtained from The Iowa Genealogical Society in Des Moines, Iowa. http://iowagenealogy.org/ 

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Des Moines County Pioneer Cemetery Commission