Requesting Research Help
About Your Research Request
The RCGS accepts requests for look-ups and to answer specific research questions. Include your name, address, email address and phone number with your research request. The research staff are busy; priority is given to members' requests. Please consider joining the Society to get these benefits:
HOW TO REQUEST RESEARCH ASSISTANCE:
Rock County Genealogical Society
PO Box 0936
Janesville, WI 53547-0936
Please include with any research request:
Library Contents: The RCGS Library consist of thousands of research resources, including hundreds of bound research books, manuscripts, bibles, diaries, manuscripts and pamphlets, many dozens of family histories and pioneer biographies, extensive Rock County cemetery records, indexes to Rock County birth, marriage, and death records , an assortment of other family records, including over 500 scrapbooks in the library and archival collections of the Rock County Genealogical Society Milton House Museum. Most holdings are non-circulating, but a few are loanable to members of the societies.
Our Research Center & Reading Room
RCGS LIBRARY RESEARCH CENTER & READING ROOM HOURS:
Archives are open Wednesday & Thursdays 10 -am - 3 pm and Friday 10 am - 2 pm.
Library Research Services & Fees:
Fees vary depending on membership status, volume of copies, complexity and time required to fulfill research requests:
Library Research Options include: