Genealogy Resources

The Pella Public Library has a collection of local history, including family histories, yearbooks, cemetery records, and back issues of the Pella Chronicle on microfilm which can be found in the Heritage Room.

The Pella Genealogy Club continues outdoor, in-person meetings on the 3rd Thursday of the month! Join us at 10 am at West Market Park's south shelter house on Thursday, 9/16/21 to discuss your your genealogy questions. Beginning and experienced genealogists will find useful tips to creating and expanding their knowledge of their personal genealogy. Check here to learn what topics are discussed by the Genealogy Club, and other useful information.

Useful Links

Other Local Libraries

  • Marion County Genealogical Society - The Marion County Genealogical Society’s collection is located at the Knoxville Public Library. See their websites for more information.
  • Pella Historical Society - The Pella Historical Society Library is located in the Historical Village. Visit their website for hours of operation and contact information. Volunteers may be available to help with research. Call ahead to make an appointment.