"There are only two lasting bequests

we can give our children -

one is roots, and the other, wings."

Hodding S. Carter



 KGS Library: open regular hours as long as we have volunteers to cover.


Your patience is appreciated as we adjust to Covid.


                         KGS Library closed for Christmas and New Years 


                    December 18, 2020-January 6, 2021





















                  Lower Level Village Square--Dodge City                   


We are in the process of updating our website and the information that is offered. Thanks for your patience.If you do not find

the information that you are needing, please contact us directly at the address below. 



The Kansas Genealogical Society, Incorporated, was formed as a nonprofit corporation in 1958, for the purpose of: creating and fostering an interest in genealogy; preserving genealogical, biographical, historical and educational data relating to the ancestry of members and the founders of our country.

From these beginnings KGS has established and maintains an extensive library holding more than 15,000 books and manuscripts; thousands of vital records, cemetery records and census records on hard copy, as well as microfilm, microfiche and computer databases. Our primary focus is on records of the State of Kansas, however, records, books and manuscripts of national and international interest are included.


2020 KGS Officers are as follows:  President Candice Montes, Jetmore; Vice President for Membership Joan Clark,

Dodge City; Vice President for Programs Janice Baca, Jetmore; Secretary Mary Lou Warren, Minneola; Executive Director/Treasurer Kathy Frusher, Jetmore.


We thank you for visiting our website. Please click on the links above to access your area of interest. We hope that your visit will help you in your research and that you will return often.


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If you would like help with your research, please go to the "Research Policy" tab.

There you'll find the guidelines, a link to print a form and the address.

Please do not leave requests for research in the GuestBook.



Thanks for visiting & come back soon! 

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2601 Central Ave, LL Suite 17

Dodge City, KS 67801-6296

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