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Our Society Meetings

All Society meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday of the month, with the exception of August and December (no meetings), at the Marathon County Historical Society, 410 McIndoe Street, Wausau, Wisconsin, 54403. Program will begin at 6:30 p.m., unless otherwise specified.

All other genealogy meetings and events listed below, will be held at the location and time specified.


MCGS Society Meetings
July 14, 2015
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Our 40th Anniversary!


Sept. 8, 2015
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Time: 6:30 pm
Topic: Sharon Karow, who is our District Representative to Wisconsin State Genealogical Society (WSGS), will speak on the Benefits of Belonging to WSGS


October 13, 2015
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Time: 6:30pm
Topic: Members are asked to select a male ancestor and write up an article about of his life to be read at the meeting and can be published later in our newsletter with your permission.


Nov 10, 2015
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Time: 6:30pm
Topic: Generations of Progress: The Industrial History of Marathon County


Jan 12 , 2016
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Time: 1:30pm
Topic: History Speaks: The Spanish Influenza Pandemic of 1918 by Brian Williams (video)
Feb 9, 2016
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Time: 1:30 pm
Topic: Church Records and Church History by Gary Gisselman


March 8, 2016
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Time: 6:30 pm
Topic: At Rest: Local Cemetery History and Funeral and Memorial Practices by Kathy Volkmann (video)


April 12, 2016
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Time: 6:30pm
Topic: History of the Milwaukee Road Railroad and the impact it had on North Central Wisconsin by Scott Peterson


May 10, 2016
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Time: 6:30pm
Topic: St. Paul Lutheran Church in Wausau is in the process of making their old files available through computer indexing. Gary and Marie Kickbusch will be telling us about it.


June 14, 2016
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Time: 6:30pm
Topic: DuWayne Zamzow will talk about the publishing of his Zamzow Family History book. Presently he is also documenting the history of the Mutual of Wausau Insurance Company and will also tell us a bit of that story.

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Mail information to: MCGS, P.O. Box 1512, Wausau, WI, 54402-1512
Editor's email address: MLRochon1@verizon.net


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