The Miami County Historical & Genealogical Society
is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to promote genealogical
research and to foster a public awareness of the development and heritage of this
area. There are
Society members around the country, with about 60 in Miami County and the
surrounding area. we are one of nine historical and genealogical societies in Miami County, each of which has a different primary sphere of interest.
The MCHGS announces its new lineage certificate, the Randolph Freedmen. This certificate is available to any MCHGS member who can prove direct descent from a former Randolph slave listed on the manumission papers in the will of John Randolph of Roanoke Plantation, Charlotte County VA, and who arrived in Ohio after the will's settlement in 1846. For more information, contact Stephanie Winchester at 937-307-7142 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Miami County Historical &
P.O. Box 808
Piqua OH 45356-0808
Background is Ash Street bridge
from Piqua Public Library files