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Morrow County

Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society

Betty J. Gamble Meier
August 15, 1939 - November 9, 2015


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JUST FOUND !!!    8 more copies of the 1989 History of Morrow County available for sale while they last.
$45.00 + Sales Tax + $4.00 Postage & Handling
The book can be ordered using the Publications Price list and Order Form found here.

1848 Land Transfer Book
The Morrow County Genealogical Society has reproduced the Original 1848 Land Transfer Book. In order to preserve this book,
each page has been professional photographed. Faded lines/ names on each page have been read by magnifying glass and the
name inserted in book by page number. Many resources have been added to the book to help in research
such as: 1848 Map; history of old towns and townships,range, section information, road names, road numbers etc.
Morrow County was taken from parts of four other counties: Delaware, Knox, Marion and Richland Counties;
thus, names and locations in the book were originally in another county.
This is a 167 page spiral bound book, printed on 11 x 17 paper. (Ledger paper size) It is twice the size of a normal book.
Cost: $42.50 + $3.08 tax and $5.50 Postage & Handling..
The book can be ordered using the Publications Price list and Order Form found here.

Morrow County Records of Registration - War Veteran Graves 1841 through 1993
78 pages; names and burial sites   2600+ records.
Spiral Bound: $12.00 (cost of publication) + Sales Tax + $3.50 Postage & Handling.
The book can be ordered using the Publications Price list and Order Form found here

The Morrow County Genealogical Society is pleased to announce that the Reprint of the
1895 Delaware, Union and Morrow Counties Biographical History
is now available AT A REDUCED PRICE of $30, plus $2.18 Tax and $5.50 S&H. (Click here for more details and to order)
An every-name listing of the names found in this book can be found HERE

Upcoming Meetings and Events

2016 Calendar

February 27 – 2:00 p.m. – History of the Morrow County Home, by Phylis Miller

March 26 – 2:00 p.m. – Records Available at the Morrow County Recorder’s Office, by Dixie Shinaberry, Morrow County Recorder.
                                      Note: this meeting will be at the Recorder’s Office, 48 E. High Street, Mt. Gilead

April 23 – 12:00 p.m. – First Families Luncheon The Life Story of Select Morrow County World War II Veterans, by Rick Jones

May 28 – No Meeting – Happy Memorial Day!

June 25 – 2:00 p.m. – Program to be announced.

July 23 – No Meeting

August 27 – 2:00 p.m. – Program to be announced.

September 24 – 2:00 p.m. – Victoria Woodhull, First Woman to Run for President of the United States, 1872, portrayal by Mary Kate Tripp

October 22 – 2:00 p.m. – Turn of the Century Scots Irish Historical Folk Songs, by Brad Williams

November 19 – 2:00 p.m. – Bring Your Favorite Genealogical Treasure to Share

December 24 – No Meeting – Merry Christmas!

Note: Unless otherwise noted, all meetings will be at the Morrow County Library Annex, 35 East High Street, Mt. Gilead.

Special Announcement – March 26
The Mt. Gilead Public Library is holding a course on using internet resources
to research your family history. The class is at 1:00 p.m. on March 26. Please call 419-947-5866 to register.
After the class, join us across the street in the Recorder’s Office for our regular monthly meeting!

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