Tag Archives: Ohio Genealogical Society

OGS Conference – Register Now and Save

The Ohio Genealogical Society’s 2011 annual conference is fast approaching: 31 March – 2 April in Columbus. Also fast approaching is the deadline to get the early discount — Monday, 14 March. Registration costs if you send in your registration … Continue reading

Posted in Conferences and meetings, Events, Genealogy, Ohio, Ohio Genealogical Society | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Revised edition of Ohio Towns and Townships

According to Tom Neel, Library Director at the Ohio Genealogical Society, OGS will be printing a revised edition of Ohio Towns and Townships to 1900: A Location Guide. OGS would like to hear from anyone with additions and corrections for … Continue reading

Posted in Genealogy, Ohio, Ohio Genealogical Society | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Ohio Genealogical Society conference – save $ and register now

This year’s Ohio Genealogical Society conference will be held 2-4 April at the Sawmill Creek Resort in Huron. The schedule is filled with sessions covering topics such military research, Internet sources, software, publishing, migration, oral history, and historical fiction. I … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Ohio, Ohio Genealogical Society | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Ohio Genealogical Society’s Writing Competition

From the December 2008 issue of the OGS Quarterly: OGS is sponsoring its second annual genealogical writing contest open to authors of genealogical and historical material. The contest is for articles dealing with Ohio history and genealogy, Ohio records groups, … Continue reading

Posted in Ohio Genealogical Society | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Ohio Genealogical Society Quarterly, Dec. 2008

I received the latest Ohio Genealogical Society Quarterly¬†[December 2008] in today’s mail. Contents include: The Family of William H. Fyffe of Champaign County Society of Civil War Families of Ohio Roster, 2008 OGS 2008 [sic] Writing Competition [I’ll blog about … Continue reading

Posted in Ohio, Ohio Genealogical Society | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Ohio Tax Records – Digitized and Online for Free

Some Ohio researchers are familiar with FamilySearch’s partnership with the Ohio Genealogical Society to index early Ohio tax records. After countless hundreds of hours of volunteer time, we are seeing the fruits of the labor! The tax records from 1816 … Continue reading

Posted in FamilySearch, FamilySearch Indexing, Genealogy, Ohio, Ohio Genealogical Society, websites | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ohio Research 101

When I started tracing my family tree (more years ago than I care to admit to), I found myself lucky that I was living so close to where several generations of my ancestors lived. I was happy as a lark … Continue reading

Posted in Genealogy, Ohio | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Ohio Genealogical Society 2008 conference

Yes, you read that right — the OGS 2008 Conference! I’m trying to figure out what happened to 2007 OGS will have its 2008 conference April 17-19 in Cincinnati. There are two “extra” sessions on Thursday, April 17, and full … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Genealogy, Ohio | Tagged , | Leave a comment