Scott County Iowa Geneological Society: Bridging Past and Future Generations

What’s New

Richardson-Sloane Collection Center is scheduled to reopen August 3rd, by appointment only for the following services: -Genealogical/family history research -Local history research.
Appointments are limited to one hour and based on staff availability.  Apointments can be made by calling 563-326-7902, emailing

SCIGS – September 14 meeting will be using Zoom, About the German American Heritage Center & Museum – Questions for the Museum are requested to be submitted in advance via email to  Log in information will be sent to SCIGS members via email.  Non-members may contact for further information

Our focus is on Scott County’s place in history as the real Gateway to the West and the histories of the persons who came here. And, our intention is to provide applicable articles and records. Some will be available to the general public. Some will be restricted to SCIGS members who log into this website.

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Join us and take advantage of our extensive records collection: cross-filing your queries, enabling "cousins" to learn of you: and use our Bulletin Board to reach out to a network of other genealogists. You will also receive our newsletter.
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