Buchanan County Genealogical Society
The Independence Public Library has a few resources about local community and county history available for your perusal, but passes all requests for information on deceased individuals or family genealogy to the Buchanan County Genealogical Society
The genealogical society has such things as:
- Birth records
- Cemetery files and records
- Census records
- Marriage indexes
- Obituary files
Located in basement of Independence City Hall
331 1st Street East
(use side entrance of City Hall and go downstairs)
Research may be done by visiting the genealogical library or by mail.
Fees are $10 per hour to do research and $0.30 per copy.