Greene County Chapter


Ohio Genealogical Society


 

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

Updated September 23, 2014


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”


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.

October 4th, 2014, 1:30 PM Free Genealogy Sites – Dana Palmer is our speaker.  She is a wonderful speaker and we always learn a lot. 

 

November 1st, 2014, 1:30 PM The Netherlands – History of the Netherlands and Dutch Culture - by members of the Dutch club.

 

December 6th, 2014, 1:30 PM Holiday Party – Bring a snack to share and an ornament for our annual exchange.

 


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 $100.00

·  Life, married couple $150.00

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

President

Diana Nelson

diananel@gmail.com

Vice President

Catherine Leininger

leiningerc@sbcglobal.net

Recording Secretary

Madonna Hollingsworth

GeneHetc@aol.com

Corresponding Secretary

Neila Murphy

nmurphy12@att.net

Treasurer and Membership

Blanche Casey

bcasey44@att.net

Newsletter Editor

Diana Nelson &
Catherine Leininger

diananel@gmail.com
leiningerc@sbcglobal.net

Hospitality & Marriage Records

Sylvia Seely

Genie2sbs@att.net

Education

Barbara Lindsey

Blindsey58@woh.rr.com

Web Site and Posters

Rodger Reedy

rreedy@mics.net

Publicity - Newspapers

Pat Lundy

lundyp@dma.org

Book Committee Chair

Linda Hasting

grapewin1@yahoo.com

Historian

Delores Wilson

dmpwil@juno.com

Immediate Past President

Sharon Wilson

slwilson@sbcglobal.net


Chapter Bylaws

Click This Link for Greene County OGS Bylaws