FIRST FAMILIES OF BELMONT COUNTY, OHIO APPLICATION

You must be a member of the Belmont County Chapter/OGS

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANT: Fill in sections B, D, E, and F on this page. List your main ancestral line on Page 2 beginning with your self as #1. Type or write all information legibly. A check for $15.00 (non-refundable) must accompany this application.

BCGS USE ONLY
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[B] Name: ____________________________
                   (Filled in by applicant)

First Families of
BCGS Number _________


Date application
Received _____________

Acceptance Date __________
Fee Received _____________

[D] Applicant's Name _______________________________    Full Name of Husband or Wife ____________________________
 Street Address ____________________________________________
 

City _______________________   County _________________   State _________________   Zip Code _______

Telephone: (___) __________________ Email:____________________________________________________

[E] ANCESTORS WHO WERE SETTLED IN BELMONT COUNTY BEFORE 1831

Name of AncestorYear first proved
in Belmont County
Twp first proved
in Belmont County
State or County Ancestor
came from
    
    
    
    
    
    

[F] My Belmont County Genealogical Society dues are paid for the year _______ .

[G] BCGS Verification __________
APPROVED BY:
First Families of BCGS Committee Chairman ________________________Date ____________
BCGS Executive Board Chairman ________________________________Date ____________
BCGS President _____________________________________________Date ____________


Page 2

1. I,
 was born onat City County State
 
2. I am the child of
 born onat City County State
 died onat City County State
 and his wife
 born onat City County State
 died onat City County State
 married onat City County State
 
3. The said was the son or daughter of
 
 born onat City County State
 died onat City County State
 and his wife
 born onat City County State
 died onat City County State
 married onat City County State
 
4. The said was the son or daughter of
 
 born onat City County State
 died onat City County State
 and his wife
 born onat City County State
 died onat City County State
 married onat City County State
 
5. The said was the son or daughter of
 
 born onat City County State
 died onat City County State
 and his wife
 born onat City County State
 died onat City County State
 married onat City County State
 
6. The said was the son or daughter of
 
 born onat City County State
 died onat City County State
 and his wife
 born onat City County State
 died onat City County State
 married onat City County State
 
7. The said was the son or daughter of
 
 born onat City County State
 died onat City County State
 and his wife
 born onat City County State
 died onat City County State
 married onat City County State
 
8. The said was the son or daughter of
 
 born onat City County State
 died onat City County State
 and his wife
 born onat City County State
 died onat City County State
 married onat City County State
 

Basic Rules of Evidence

This application and the accompanying proving documents will be adjudged as follows:



This application, information and all supporting documents and data becomes the property of the Belmont County Chapter Ohio Genealogical Society.
Specifications for the First Families of Belmont County
Any member of the Belmont County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society who is a direct descendent of an individual who settled in Belmont County before 1831, may become a member of the First Families of Belmont County on the acceptance of an application with proof of such descent and the payment of $15.00 application fee (non-refundable). This application must be accepted by the First Families of Belmont County Committee and by the Belmont County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society Executive Board.

Give volume and page for book reference and include a copy machine, photo or other facsimile copy of the pertinent pages, and all published or unpublished records used for proof. Typed, handprinted or written copies of documents, not certified as "True Copies" are not acceptable as proof. Published or manuscript material authored by the applicant or his family will not of themselves be accepted as proof. Information for additional ancestral lines may be included on blank pages, showing the tie-in to the line on the basic application. If more than two lines are submitted, please include an ancestral chart to show the inter-connections. Only blood lines are acceptable.

Authorities as to settlement in Ohio prior to 1831 upon whom eligibility is claimed.
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Authorities as to descent: (List and include fascimile copies as stated above.) Each step must be proved. ________________________________________________________________
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*I  give my consent to Belmont County Chapter, OGS and First Families of Belmont County to furnish information in this application to others.
*I  give my consent to Belmont County Chapter, OGS and/or First Families of Belmont County to publish the information contained in the Ancestor Chart (s) I have submitted.
I, ________________________________ do hearby swear or affirm that the statements set forth in this application, are true to the best of my knowledge.

Signature of Applicant _________________________________ Date ___________

*I do not give my consent to Belmont County Chapter, OGS and First Families of Belmont County to furnish information in this application to others.
*I do not give my consent to Belmont County Chapter, OGS and/or First Families of Belmont County to publish the information contained in the Ancestor Chart (s) I have submitted.
I, ________________________________ do hearby swear or affirm that the statements set forth in this application, are true to the best of my knowledge.

Signature of Applicant _________________________________ Date ___________


Mail completed application, ancestor chart(s) and $15.00 application fee (non-refundable) to:
    Belmont County Chapter OGS - First Families
    PO Box 285
    Barnesville, OH 43713-0285

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