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Greene County Chapter

Ohio Genealogical Society


 

P.O. Box 706, Xenia, OH 45385
A Non-Profit Organization

Updated May 15, 2017


Purpose

o    To create and build interest in preserving and collecting historical records in the Greene County area of Ohio.

o    To take an active part in collecting records and in making them available for use in genealogical research.

o    To publish, if possible, genealogical materials compiled by the members of the chapter.

o    To foster, stimulate and share ideas, information, methods and practices in genealogy.

o    To support and encourage active membership in this chapter and the Ohio Genealogical Society.

o    And, in general, to have a good time getting to know each other.


Important Notices

 

·         A Facebook page has been set up for the chapter – it is “Greene County OGS Chapter”

·         Application forms for First Families of Greene County are available for download at the bottom of this page.  Right click on the image and Save As onto your computer.


Meetings

Held on the first Saturday of the month at 1:30 pm, unless otherwise noted. Visitors are WELCOME at all meetings. Meetings are normally held at the Greene County Library, Xenia, in the 1st floor meeting room, unless otherwise indicated with the meeting agendas below.

Meeting Agendas

June 3,  2017, 1:30 PMAncestry - Shellie Bishop “Avoiding an Ancestor Identity Crisis” an article in OGS magazine.

 

July 1,  2017, 1:30 PMField Trip – To be determined

 

August 5,  2017, 7:00-9:00 PM Irish Research – Dwight Radford; at the Greene County Historical Society.

 

September 2,  2017, 1:30 PMSuzanne and Patrick Crippen


Publications

The chapter has compiled and published most of the known cemetery inscriptions of the county.

Volumes of these inscriptions, plus other items are for sale.

See our Genealogical Publications For Sale page.

Membership

Annual Dues: January 1 to December 31

·  Individual $10.00

·  Family (2 people, same address) $13.00

·  Outside the U.S $15

·  Life, single $200.00

·  Life, married couple $300.00

Includes our newsletter:

"LEAVES OF GREENE"

·  Published Quarterly

·  Back issues of most newsletters are available.

·  Inquire for prices and availability.

To join send check to:

 

Greene County Chapter, OGS

PO Box 706

Xenia, OH 45385-0706


Chapter Officers, Committee Chairpersons

Name

Position

E-mail

 

Executive Committee

 

Helen Steele Lehman

President

helenllehman@gmail.com

 

Katie Scott

Vice President

kathleenscott2004@yahoo.com

 

Julia Cady

Recording Secretary

juliahcady@att.net

 

Ben Thompson

Corresponding Officer

sbakerben@aol.com

Diana Nelson

 

Treasurer,

Newsletter Editor,

Education Chair

diananel@gmail.com

 

Cathy Leininger

 

Membership Chair,

Newsletter Editor

leiningerc@sbcglobal.net

 

Roger Kennedy

Budget & Finance Chair,

Immediate Past President

regor24k8@gmail.com

 

Deborah Stansbury Jones

First Families of Greene County

DebbieNotes@gmail.com

Marie Reedy

Publicity (posters)

rreedy@mics.net

 

Alice Caldwell

Historian

 

 

Special Committees

 

Lois Lemley

Hospitality

tlemley@woh.rr.com

Madonna Hollingsworth

 

Civil War Graves

GeneHect@aol.com

 

Rodger Reedy

Web master

 

rreedy@mics.net

Jan Larimer

Mails newsletter

jmlari@juno.com

 

Headquarters & Library of OGS

 

Fax: 419-886-0092

Sheryl Nelson-Dayton

OGS Trustee

pugrancli@gmail.com


Chapter Bylaws

Click This Link for Greene County OGS Bylaws


First Families of Greene County Application Forms

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