Greene County Chapter

Ohio Genealogical Society


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

Updated February 28, 2015


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”


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.

March 7th, 2015, 1:30 PM Clear the Mess on the Desk Presented by Kelli Bergheimer - Learn tips and techniques of an aggregator such as FeedlyTM to organize source Websites, blogs, and family history surname.

April 2015 No Meeting

May 2nd, 2015, 1:30 PM Understanding You DNA Results – Diana Nelson will explain how to work with the results of AncestryDNA, Family Finder, and 23andMe autosomal DNA tests.

June 6th, 2015, 1:30 PM How to Protect Your Genealogy MaterialsGillian Hill

July 11th, 2015, 1:30 PM Potential Research Trip

August 1st, 2015, 12:00 Noon Chapter Picnic


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.



Annual Dues: January 1 to December 31

·  Individual $10.00

·  Family (2 people, same address) $13.00

·  Outside the U.S $15

·  Life, single $100.00

·  Life, married couple $150.00

Includes our newsletter:


·  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


Roger Kennedy

Vice President

Sharon Wilson

Recording Secretary

Madonna Hollingsworth

Corresponding Secretary

Robin Heise

Treasurer and Membership

Blanche Casey

Newsletter Editor

Diana Nelson &
Catherine Leininger

Hospitality & Marriage Records

Sylvia Seely


Barbara Lindsey

Web Site and Posters

Rodger Reedy

Publicity - Newspapers

Pat Lundy

Book Committee Chair

Linda Hasting


Delores Wilson

Immediate Past President

Sharon Wilson

Chapter Bylaws

Click This Link for Greene County OGS Bylaws