Become a Member and Support the Kossuth County Genealogical Society

Membership dues are $10 a year for an individual membership and $15 per year for a family, and runs from March 1 to the last day of February. Membership includes subscription to the newsletter (one per membership).

In addition to membership dues, the society welcomes any donations, both of money and/or genealogy materials.

Print this form and mail it to us


Queries: As a member of the KCGS, you are entitled to submit queries for publication in the newsletter free of charge. If you are not a member of the KCGS, there is a $5.00 charge per query. How to Submit a Query
  • Type or print your query, double space on 8.5" x 11" paper. Please limit your query to 50 words or less.
  • Ask questions. What specific information are you searching for?
  • Don't abbreviate. Our queries editor will make the correct abbreviations.
  • Read your query. Are the names, places and dates correct? Are they legible to a person not familiar with the information? Can the maiden names be easily identified?
  • Did you remember to include your name and address?

Mail your queries, along with the correct monies in the form of check or money order, to: Kossuth County Genealogical Society, Attn: Query Editor, Kossuth County Library, 210 N. Phillips St., Algona , IA 50511 Or members may email their request. Be sure to put “Website Query” in the subject line. Queries are printed as space permits, usually only one query per person per issue of the newsletter. The KCGS reserves the right to edit and/or reject material submitted for publication. Thank You!


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