Join the Montgomery County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society and David’s Cemetery on Saturday, March 23, 2024, for the first of four cemetery tours that will be hosted throughout the year.
These tours are designed for the purpose of telling the stories of the people who built and contributed to Dayton and Montgomery County. Who were they and what did they do?
David’s Cemetery is the oldest cemetery we’ll visit this year. This tour, hosted by the MCC-OGS, will take visitors around the cemetery and stop at specific gravesites to highlight that person and/or family to tell the story of what they did during their lifetime that contributed to making Dayton and Montgomery County the great place that it is today.
Throughout the tour, visitors will learn more about David’s cemetery.
How did David’s Cemetery come to be?
Who was the first person buried at David’s Cemetery?
Who are some of the larger families buried?
Learn about some of Dayton and Montgomery Counties earliest pioneers who settled in the area
What can we learn from a cemetery in regard to genealogy research and local history?
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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!