At its October board meeting, the Indiana Genealogical Society appointed Rhonda Stoffer as the Indiana County Genealogist for Grant County. Rhonda has been head of the Indiana History and Genealogy Services at Marion Public Library since 2001. She has helped compile several indexes for the county, including an obituary index for 1867 to present and a marriage index for 1837 to 2006, and also helped organize several of the GenFests held in the area.
Indiana County Genealogist is a program of the Indiana Genealogical Society. Its goal is to appoint qualified individuals to represent each of the 92 counties in Indiana. The ICG is a liaison between the Indiana Genealogical Society and local organizations and individuals, reporting on genealogy-related news (including any issues of records preservation and access). If you would like to apply to be an Indiana County Genealogist for your area, please visit http://www.indgensoc.org/county_genealogists.php