Events Calendar

Richland County Chapter, OGS – Genealogy Tips and Tricks

OGS Samuel D. Isaly Library 611 State Route 97 W, Bellville, OH, United States

Susan Matthews, member of the Marion Area Genealogical Society will discuss genealogical research methods and information sources gained through a long history of genealogical research. Society members and non-members are […]

Stark County-West Lawn Cemetery Tour

West Lawn Cemetery 1919 7th St. NW, Canton, United States

Carey Coates, a local historian, will present a walking tour of Canton's Historic West Lawn Cemetery. Hear stories and discover the rich history of those buried there. Please meet at […]

Free

Medina County – Genealogy Discussion Group

Medina County District Library 210 South Broadway Street, Medina, OH, United States

Connect with fellow genealogists to discuss research, share hints, and ask questions. All are welcome! Meets in person at Medina Library 2nd Floor Meeting Rooms. No registration required.

Free

Shiloh (Ohio) Area Historical Society Field Trip

Shiloh Area Historical Society 18 W Main St, Shiloh, OH

Join Richland County Genealogical Society for a day trip to the Shiloh, Ohio Area Historical Society located at 18 W Main St, Shiloh, OH 44878. Interested persons can meet at […]

OGS Samuel D. Isaly Library – Family Tree Maker Event

OGS Samuel D. Isaly Library 611 State Route 97 W, Bellville, OH, United States

Registration is required as in-person seating is limited. To register click here. Can't attend in person? View it on Zoom by clicking here. We’re excited to invite you to join […]

Hancock County Chapter – Regular Meeting

Hancock Historical Museum 422 W Sandusky St, Findlay, OH, United States

Ginny Motter will give a presentation about the history of the Village of Mt Blanchard A business meeting will follow.

Free

Hancock County Chapter – Regular Meeting

Hancock Historical Museum 422 W Sandusky St, Findlay, OH, United States

Ginny Motter will give a presentation about the history of the Village of Mt Blanchard A business meeting will follow.

Free

Stark County-Beginning Genealogy

Stark County Library-Jackson Community Branch 7487 Fulton Dr. NW, Massillon, United States

Embark on your genealogy expedition! Discover the skills to effectively search, collect, and arrange your family history.

Free

Fairfield County OGS June Meeting

Genealogical Research Library 503 Lenwood Drive, Lancaster, OH, United States

The Ohio Genealogical Society, Fairfield Chapter meeting will be Thursday, June 20, 2024, at the Genealogical Research Library, 503 Lenwood Drive in Lancaster. Refreshments at 6:30 pm, business meeting at […]

Free

Wayne County – Searching Online Resources: Fold 3 and American Ancestors

Wayne County Public Library 220 W. Liberty St., Wooster, United States

These two subscription databases have a wealth of information. Fold3 focuses on military records whereas American Ancestors focuses on the New England area. This presentation will provide an overview of […]

Free

Stark County-How to Plan the Best Family Reunion

Stark Library-DeHoff 216 Hartford Ave SE, Canton

Plan a stress-free family reunion by learning to organize enough activities, food, and accommodations to make everyone happy. And have fun with it at the same time!

Free

Medina County – Discovering Your Ancestor’s Town of Origin

Medina County District Library 210 South Broadway Street, Medina, OH, United States

Uncovering your immigrant ancestor's hometown is essential to furthering family history research “across the pond.” Mini-case studies of American immigrants from the mid-1800s to early 1900s, illustrate the potential resources […]

Free

Stark County-From the Sea to the Stars with Fold3

Stark Library-Lake Community Branch 565 Market Ave. SW, Uniontown, OH 44685, Uniontown, United States

A genealogist from Stark Library will explain how to find ancestors' military records using Fold3, an Ancestry database provided free by Stark Library.

Free

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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!