|Clark County Genealogical
a chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society
117 S. Fountain Avenue
||(from the Collection of the Clark
County Historical Society )
The Society does not meet in July, August, and December.
AN IMPORTANT NOTE: Unless otherwise stated, all future monthly meetings will be
held on the second Saturday of the month at 11:00 a.m. in the Community Room at the rear of the
Park Branch of the Clark County Public Library located in the Park Shopping Center,
1119 North Bechtle Avenue, Springfield, OH.
The January 9 th 11:30 a.m. meeting Paul W. “Ski” Schanher, III – topic titled: “Early Clark County
History.” His speech will cover about the years 1750 – 1820.” Along with our member Anne E.
Benston, “Ski” is the co-author of the wonderful 2008 publication of “Beautiful Ferncliff
Springfield, Ohio’s Historic Cemetery & Arboretum.”
The February 13 th 11:30 a.m. meeting Paul Beebee - topic titled: “The Way We Were” How people
occupied their time 100 years ago as compared to the present time.
The March 13 th 11:30 a.m. meeting Mitch Katz - topic – “Adding Oomph to Ancestry: Getting the
Most Our of Your Ancestry Subscription” He will tell how to use it creatively to eliminate road
blocks in your genealogy. Mitch, an avid genealogist, is an employee of the Cincinnati, Ohio
The Society does not meet in
|Share your research||This is a new page on our site where members can have their family information and photos posted to share with other researchers. We can accept photos, narratives and reports, but not Gedcom files, at least not at present. If you don't have a web site for your family research, you can still have some of your information online-right here.|
|Join us at a meeting||Upcoming meetings, membership application, and information on becoming a member of First Families and/or Settlers of Clark County. Meetings are held the second Saturday of the month at 11:00 a.m. in the Community Room at the Park Shopping Center brand of the Clark County Library. All meetings are open to the public.|
|Help us||Volunteer opportunities for those living in or near Clark County, or far away.|
|Location||Call, write, or visit us in the new Heritage Center.|
|Resources & Research||Our library has been combined with the holdings of the Heritage Center, and is available to visitors. Research fee of $2.00 is waived for members. We have a large card file of obituaries, marriages, newspaper clippings regarding veterans, and burials; cemetery readings; surname files; five generation charts; newspaper abstracts for 1829 - 1841; LDS microfiche of documents related to Clark County, and family histories. The Fisher Family Library and Archives holdings include old newspapers, original wills, biographical information, maps and plat books, and photographs.|
|Publications||View our list of publications. Download the order form.|
|Newsletter||Each member receives our quarterly newsletter, Clark County Kin. Here's a list of recent articles.|
|Links||Other sites related to Clark County|
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