The Indiana Genealogical Society (IGS) announced an addition to its Indiana County Genealogist program with the appointment of Anita Watts Kopetski of Mishawaka as the Indiana County Genealogist for Marshall County.  Anita’s appointment was confirmed at the Indiana Genealogical Society’s recent Board of Directors meeting.

Anita will coordinate the Society’s genealogical information and activities in her county, working with the local genealogical and historical societies as well as other genealogical organizations, individuals, and repositories.  She will serve as the contact person for in and out-of-state researcher members as well as non-members, to help them accomplish their research goals in Marshall County. 

Anita is on staff at the Marshall County Museum as a Research Specialist.  She is the secretary of the Marshall County Genealogical Society and writes for their newsletter.  Anita is also a member of the Tippecanoe River Wythougan Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution and a Chaplin and chairwoman of the local American Indian Committee.

Contact information for the Indiana County Genealogist program and other activities of the Indiana Genealogical Society is available on the Society’s website at

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