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The Richland County – Shelby Chapter
Of The Ohio Genealogical Society

Can You Qualify?

Are you a direct descendant of an individual who settled in the
area that is now defined as the State of Ohio, prior to 1821?
Can you prove your lineage to that individual?
Are you a member of The Ohio Genealogical Society ?

If you answered "yes" to all three of the above questions,
you only have to finish one more item and you've qualified!
If you will fill out an application form and supply the needed
documentation and pay a $30.00 application fee, you can
become a member of the First Families of Ohio and
be inducted at the next Annual OGS Conference.
Forms are available on the OGS website:
When you get to the OGS website, click on "Lineage Societies"
and scroll down to "First Families of Ohio", where you can
obtain a copy of the rules and the proper application form.
A direct link to that application form, if you have
Adobe Acrobat reader, is:
(If you do not have Adobe Acrobat reader, please go
to the OGS website as described above and obtain the
Acrobat reader from the OGS main page.)

We hope to see you're at the First Families of Ohio
inductees' banquet at the next Annual OGS Conference.

If you have questions, please contact us.

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