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The Ohio Genealogy Society Speakers Bureau

BROGLIN, Jana Sloan
2780 County Road E
Swanton, Oh 43558-9764
T All Year
F Please contact for fee
Anywhere in the United States

Jana Sloan Broglin, a native of northwest Ohio, is a professional genealogist, Lecturer and freelance writer, Mrs Broglin has been a professional genealogist for over 20 years. She is a member of the Board of Trustees of OGS and a Director of the Federation of Genealogical Societies. She was recently named a "Kentucky Colonel" for over 30 publications on Kentucky.


  • Hookers, Crooks and Kooks.
  • Early Ohio Wills and Estates: Understanding the Probate Process
  • Unusual Ohio Courthouse Records.
  • See Ya in the Funnies.
  • Ohio: The Great Land Experiment
  • "When Johnny Comes Marching Home"
  • A Boy Named Sue [talk on funny names]
  • Searching for the Hooker!
  • Ohio’s Recorders Office
  • Ohio’s Probate Office
  • Ohio’s Common Pleas Court – Clerk of Courts
  • Census Records – Stand and be Counted
  • Census Records – Isn’t That Special
  • Census Records – Using the 1880 DDD
  • Newspapers – Hot off the Press
  • Understanding the Probate Process
  • The Key to the Courthouse
  • Beginning Research – Pick up the Pencil
  • Organizing 101, True Confessions of a Pile-It
  • Prostitution in the Wild West
  • America’s Expansion, the Ohio Country 1783-1812
  • Societies – Meeting Plus Speaker Equals Success
  • Societies – “Program, Program, Git yer Program!”
  • Tips for Planning a Successful Seminar

Special notes:
Screen needed for all presentations.