Hours Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:00 to 04:00 pm. Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday by appointment only. To set up an appointment call 573-581-1199.

Welcome to ACAGS
Audrain County Area Genealogy Society

Where you can cultivate your family tree

Mexico County Library is currently open with limited access.
If you have library books please return them by check in or return box.

All meetings and programs have canceled by the library until further notice.

The society is limited in its staffing. If you have any queries please email them to the society at

New books as of 06-01-2020.

New website
Kingdom of Historical Callaway Society has launched a new website at
Callaway is celebrating the 200th anniversary with a new book that was out in 2019 It Happen In Callaway, and plan to do a sequel called Callaway Tapestries — submissions dead line is June 2, check out site and their facebook postings for events and how to submit to the new book

Donations in Memory of George Craddock 
A long time member, a well respected teacher and knew Mexico’s history.  He will be missed by all who knew him.  Some money has come in to buy books in his memory, Thank you for your generosity.

ACAGS is going to precipitate in WALK BACK IN TIME September 25th through 27th, 2020. Their booth will be set up on the September 26th.

Lyndell Barker has compiled and published the “History and Memories in and Around Benton City, (Audrain County, Missouri)”

You can buy a copy from ACAGS on request.  The cost is $30 per book, which is 423 pages and is indexed.