South Suburban Genealogical
and Historical Society
Hazel Crest, Illinois 60429

(708) 335-3340

Established 1968

Serving south Cook and east Will counties, Illinois
    including Chicago's Roseland/Pullman neighborhoods

See map of our service area.


        About SSGHS
        Towns We Cover
        Calendar of Events - Meetings, Hours
        Join our Email List
        Contact Us
        People Like Us
        Why Join a Genealogical Society?


        Location and Hours
        Photos of Library
        Research Sources at SSGHS
        Search the Library Catalog


        Beginner's Hints
        Internet Links
        Genealogy 101 Classes
        Genealogy 101 Registration


        Legacy Fund
        Recycle Ink Cartridges

Member:  Federation of Genealogical Societies


*and* Illinois State Genealogical Society


        Research Policy

        Area Sources
        Library Card Catalog 
        Oak Forest Hospital Cemetery  
        Park Forest, IL Research Project 
        Pullman Car Co. Employee Records - Free Lookups
        Research Sources at SSGHS


        Able-Bodied Men Military Census 1861 - 1862
        Blue Island Sun-Standard Obits 1919-1969  
        Burial-Transit Permits (Calumet City, Illinois)
        Calumet City Burial Permits Index
        Cemetery Master Index by Township  
        Dutch Research   
        German Research
        Irish Research  
        Polish Research (Updated) 
        Queries - (1999 thru 2003)
        Roseland Civil Defense - WWII  
        Roseland Research  
        Search the Library Catalog
        Will County Estates 1902 - 1903 
        World War II Harvey, Illinois Letters
        WTTC Surname Index 1970-2001 


        Acme Steel Newsletter Collections 
        Cemetery Photo Service
        Membership Gift Certificate
        Pioneer Certificate
        Pullman Patent Documents
        Pullman Stock Certificates

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If you appreciate the fact that SSGHS exists and our volunteers work to have material such as cemetery records available, you might consider joining our society or making a donation.  A one year membership is $25.00 and includes a monthly newsletter, a quarterly publication, discounts on most of our publications and free access to the library.


What's at SSGHS

SSGHS Facebook Page

SSGHS Facebook Group

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 3000 West 170th Place, Hazel Crest, IL  60429-1174
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