Facebook Page

Come check out our Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/groups/richlandcogensoc/   You can post questions and queries there and we will try to answer you as soon as possible.  We are currently in our library on Tues and Thurs.

60,000 Obits in the Genealogy Library

If you are trying to find an obit of an ancestor or maybe just a friend, The Richland Co Genealogy Library has over 60,000 obits in their collection. They are have a DVD with an obit index of the obits for SALE. The price is $25.00 plus $5.00 shipping. Contact through the “Contact us” link

Margaret Maglone (ABT 1856-AFT 3 Jun 1880)

Looking for any information about my great-great grandmother, Margaret Maglone. Margaret was born ABT 1856 in Illinois, daughter of James and Mary Polly (Henson) Maglone. She married John William McDowell Feb 19, 1877 in Richland County, Illinois. Their children were: Charles Arthur ‘Charlie’ McDowell  (1878-1943) Francis Pearl ‘Frank’ McDowell  (1881-1942) Christina Evelyn ‘Tina’ McDowell  (1882-1942)

Books for SALE

updated as of JANUARY 8, 2018 If you think you may be interested in any of these books, you should be thinking about buying them soon, they may not be here the next time you check!!!!   After doing a complete inventory of our library, we found that we have several duplicate books and we

Search Find A Grave HERE

Search 158.0 million cemetery records at by entering a surname and clicking search: Surname: Several of our Society members are also members of Find A Grave and have entered a lot of obits (and still are) on memorials of many Richland County people. When you click search, you will be taken to the regular search