Join us as we delve into the fascinating story of Wells Waite Miller, a forgotten Civil War hero. Kelly Boyer Sagert, a local author, playwright, historical blogger, and researcher, has meticulously unraveled the intriguing details of his life.
Out of curiosity, she began researching this random Civil War soldier and discovered he was a Captain of the 8th Ohio Volunteer Infantry during the Battle of Gettysburg with ties to Lorain and Erie County.
If you’re interested in learning more, mark your calendar for the virtual presentation on January 8 hosted by the Ohio Genealogical Society – Lorain County Chapter. The event begins at 7 pm (EDT and is open to the public. To join, simply request a link by emailing [email protected] and ask to be added to the list. Don’t miss this opportunity to discover the captivating story of Wells Waite Miller!
All submissions will be reviewed prior to publishing.
Ohio Genealogical Society Writing Contests
OGN Contest 1 July – 30 September
OGSQ Contest 1 September – 31 December
OGS is sponsoring its genealogical writing contest to reward amateur and professional genealogical authorship and to help fill the pages of its renowned journals with articles.
Prizes range from $25 – $100. Full Writing Contest Details
PLEASE NOTE: All Lineage Society applications are due Nov 30!