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Greene County Chapter

Ohio Genealogical Society


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

Updated August 22, 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.

September 5th, 2015, 1:30 PM Family Secrets Affecting Your Research by Patrick Crippen.

October 1st, 2015, 1:30 PM Field trip to the Greene County Records Center.  The Records Center is the repository for records generated within Greene County, so visitors have the opportunity to research their Greene county relatives.

November 7th, 2015, 1:30 PM - Locating Your German Ancestors by Kenny Burck.

December 5th, 2015, 1:30 PMChristmas Party with refreshments and the Crazy Ornament Exchange. Bring an ornament and a snack to share.



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