Riley County Genealogical Society
Riley County Genealogical Society
We have a wealth of information about Riley County and surrounding counties and the families who settled here.  
We are:    
  • Located in the historic red brick house at 2005 on Claflin Road, Manhattan, KS
  • Open to the public without charge
  • Hosting online databases allowing you to research from home
  • Providing genealogy researchers to help you for a small fee
  • Supported by membership dues and donations
  • Members of Kansas Council of Genealogical Societies (KCGS)
  • Members of Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS)
  • A 501(c)(3) non-profit organization 

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Friday, October 6
First Friday Members' Class
First Friday Members' Class
Friday, October 20
Round Table
Each third Friday of the month, an open group meets at Bluestem Bistro for one and a half hours of stimulating discussion ranging from historical backgrounds of our ancestors to methodology and software recommendations. If it has a relation to family history and genealogy (however, vague) we are open to sharing ...
Sunday, October 22
The Settlement of Manhattan Kansas
This program will start with an overview by Cheryl Collins and Allana Parker about the settlement of Manhattan, Kansas. You will learn about the people and four town-founding groups that arrived in Riley County in the territorial days and how Manhattan was established.   Riley County Genealogy Society volunteers (Marcia Schuley & ...
Friday, November 3
First Friday Members' Class
First Friday Members' Class