The Anoka County Genealogical Society
2135 - 3rd Ave., No., Anoka, Minnesota 55303
"Bridges from the present to the past."
Residence & Stock Farm of Jared Benson, Early Anoka Township
The Anoka County Genealogical Society is a non-profit organization and an affiliate
of the Anoka County Historical Society. It was formed in 1975.
The organization is dedicated to collecting and preserving genealogical records pertinent to
Anoka County, and to assist persons who are interested in preserving family history.
Membership is $9.00 per year, Senior Citizen 62+ and Student membership is $5 per year.
The membership runs from September 1st until August 31st.
Regular meetings are held the first Monday of the every month at 7:00 p.m. at a predetermined
location see "What's New" This information is posted on the Anoka County GenWeb
home page as well as the newsletter and local ABC Newspaper.
Membership to the Anoka County Genealogical Society brings you:
Newsletter (published 5 times a year)
Workshops on specific subject areas.
Experienced genealogical speakers at meetings.
Participation in an organization which brings together ideas and information.
Access to help on your personal project, be it family or local history.
Availability of resource books, microfilm readers and CD research.
Access to newsletters from other societies of Minnesota and the U.S.
Resource Center is currently located at the Anoka County Historical Society
at the History Center and Library 2135 - 3rd Ave. No., Anoka, Minnesota. (763)421-0600.
The resource library has numerous reference books, microfilm and Anoka County Newspapers
dating from the early 1800's.
"Upcoming Meetings, Events & What's New"
Researchers available for Look Up Requests
WANTED - Information needed on people, places & things
Facts and tidbits about early Anoka County-updated Dec. 2001
Civil War Soldiers - Anoka County Pensioners Roll -1883
Resources available for purchase
Early Pioneers - Biographies from "History of Anoka" 1905
Selected Family Histories includes surnames, dates, spouses
City of Ramsey - Death Register 1871-1915
Surnames listed in the Probate Record Book 1870-1900 Anoka County, MN
Pioneer & Early Settler Certificates
Application to become a member - your talent and ideas are encouraged.
Your time and support will ensure the continuation and growth of our
most valuable resource - the preservation and sharing of our history.
For more information contact:
This site will be updated periodically - please check back often
Last update: January, 2002
Website is managed by: Marilyn Anderson