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Ross County (Ohio) 
Genealogical Society
LIBRARY: The RCGS Library and office is located at 444 Douglas Avenue, Chillicothe. The hours are 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Wednesday & Friday, 6:00 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday evening and 9:00 a.m. to Noon on Saturday. Non-members are asked for a $2.00 donation each time they research.
The library collection includes guide books, county histories, vital records, tombstone inscriptions, church records, bible records, ship passenger lists, family genealogies, numerous quarterlies, census records, IGI microfiche, card files and CD's.  Microfilm and microfiche readers are available as well as PCs to view the CD's.
For those unable to visit the library, an index check for a SINGLE FAMILY (standard references in the RCGS library only).  We require an advance donation of $15.00 per family, limited to 2 hours.  If a third hour or more is required to complete the search, an additional $5.00 per hour will be requested. If many entries are found, we will advise you of the additional amount necessary to cover excessive copies.  A family group sheet for the one family (listing father, mother, and children's names with birth/death/marriage dates and locations where known) MUST accompany the request.  Mail your request and payment to the Society at:
Ross County Genealogical Society
P.O. BOX 6352
Chillicothe  OH  45601
Ph: 740-773-2715
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Page last updated May 7, 2016
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May 10, 2016 
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"B & O Railroad"
Jim Henry
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