Riley County Genealogical Society
Riley County Genealogical Society
The Best Genealogy Place in Riley County
We have a wealth of information about Riley County, the surrounding counties, and the families who settled here.
We are open:
Tuesday & Thursday 10 AM - 4 PM 
Wednesday & Saturday 1-4 PM
2005 Claflin Road, Manhattan, KS  66502
The library will be closed the MORNING of September 21st.  Sorry for the inconvenience.

Genealogy and History Fair

      Thanks to all who turned out for the Genealogy & History Fair on August 19th.  Photos are posted from the event in the Photo Gallery on this website. (See left column)

Garden Walk
Friday, October 6
First Friday Program
Somewhere in Time:  Placing Ancestors in Historical Context Family History is Time Travel: Ancestors are more than Just Names and Dates Please RSVP to or 831 345-5460 if you plan to attend.   
Sunday, October 22
Monthly Program
  How I Solved My Brick Wall:  What Happpened to Kate Scouten? After 1894 Divorce   Theresa Wilson will illustrate the story of the disappearance of her great-grandmother in 1894 with pages from the digital scrapbook she wrote about solving this brick wall.  She includes the tle of an ancestor ...
Friday, November 3
First Friday Program
Beginning Scandinavian Research Navigating Scandinavian Patronymics Please RSVP to or 831 345-5460 if you plan to attend.   
Sunday, November 12
2023 RCGS Annual Meeting
Plan to Attend the Annual Meeting - Election of Officers - Annual Reports - Program to Be Announced