Members, 400 strong, are entitled to four issues of the Quarterly which averages 60 pages per issue, a newsletter, and access to the member website. In 2013, we are delighted to announce our members will have access to the historical Belleville News Democrat digital archives as these come online.
Following are SCCGS acquisitions and collections, all of which are publically available at the local library http://www.bellevillepubliclibrary.org/archives-and-genealogy).
- Church registers translated from German
- More than 150 cemetery inventories
- County probate case files and record books (latter 1700s - 1964),
- Diocese of Belleville in Southern Illinois Catholic Church parish registers
- Grantor-grantee indexes 1790-1905 and landownership maps, and
- County death and marriage books.