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

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)

RL Court House
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