Learn how to search thousands of family and local history books and the complete U. S. Federal Census from 1790 to 1940. Census records can be searched by name, place of birth, age, ethnicity, and more. HeritageQuest Online also includes Revolutionary War records, Freedman's Bank, and the PERSI periodical index. This is a beginning level class. Registration is required. Contact Midwest Genealogy Center, 3440 S. Lee's Summit Rd, Independence, MO 64055; 816.252.7228; midwestgenealogycenter.org.
Area Historical Organizations
This map shows a list of Kansas City regional historical organizations (Missouri locations only) with basic information. Data source: State Historical Society of Missouri.
Regional History Events
Jackson County Historical Society shares its passion for history by promoting events, programs and other educational programs offered by the many wonderful historical organizations, groups, libraries and institutions in the Kansas City Region.
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