Greene County Chapter

Ohio Genealogical Society


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

Updated March 5, 2014


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

         OGS Conference April 30-May 3, 2014, Kalahar Resort and Conference Center, Sandusky, Ohio


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.

April 5th, 2014, 1:30 PM Date Your Old Photographs - Marie Reedy will be speaking about How to Date Your Old Photographs. This will be in a workshop format, so bring your old photos and a laptop if you want to work through the websites she suggests and she will bring some books along for looks ups too! The meeting will be in the upstairs meeting room.

May 2014 No Meeting This Month.


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


Diana Nelson

Vice President

Catherine Leininger

Recording Secretary

Madonna Hollingsworth

Corresponding Secretary

Neila Murphy

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