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    Welcome to the Monroe County Chapter of the
    Ohio Genealogical Society 

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2021 Schedule of MCC-OGS 

        Every Other Month           

Mar. 21: 2:00 Mtng. @ library       Topic: new year status &                      changes


May 16: 1:00 @ the historic Jericho Church & Cemetery for a preservation event & dedication 

July 18: 2:00 Mtng. @ library

Topic: New publication & Previous Publication storage & possible Inventory Reduction Sale

Aug. 1: DEADLINE for Lineage Society Applications

Sep. 19: Canceled due to sudden increase of Covid 

Nov. 21: TBD


Jan. 15: Annual Membership                 Fees are due

MCC-OGS meetings take place at 2:00 at the Monroe County District Library's meeting room.


96 Home Ave.

Woodsfield, OH  43793

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This beautiful and serene photo of the Ohio River was taken by Janet Conn from her home by the river.  Janet is a river watcher and nature watcher like none I've ever known.  She captures the moments of mostly overlooked beauty, the flow of the river and seasons, and the views that inspired the imaginations of our first inhabitants and early explorers --- the same views we can still see today.

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                               26 Oct 2021


Dear Little Diary,


Publication News!!  Our Cemetery Inscriptions for Center Twp. Vol. II featuring obits for many of the burials have arrived!  This new book contains 409 pages of tombstone readings & index for the following cemeteries: Ayers-Cooper, Egger Rdg., Ford, Hope Rdg., Potts, Okey, St. Sylvester Catholic, and additions to the Infirmary Cemetery.  

   The price per book will be $25.00 + $5.00 shpg/hndg. 

*Member discount & Ohio Tax apply.  Please see our publication section for details and printable order form.

                            26 Oct 2021

    MCC-OGS book sales mgr., Karen Romick, has arranged for a new storage location for our many publications.  If you are ordering books, please be patient as that process of moving, inventorying, and shelving books has been rather time consuming.  Of Course, we're thrilled & grateful to have your orders and will fulfill all orders as quickly as possible. 

Benefits of

Membership in



  - 10% discount off the cost                 of publications

  - Subscription to our semi-                 annual periodical, The                  Navigator

  - Opportunity to become a                 member of our First                     Families, Pioneer Families,         and Kline/Cline Family                 lineage societies.                         *The annual application               deadline is August 1st. 

  - BASIC research by an

    MCC-OGS Volunteer.

         Fee schedule:

         - FREE for members

         - 1st hour FREE for non-


  - IN-DEPTH research by an

    MCC-OGS Volunteer.

         Fee: $20.00/hr. + copying

         & postage costs

      Click to send us an email.


"Time keeps on tickin', tickin', tickin'

into the future. . ."  

There is no longer a scheduled research volunteer at the library.
If you're visiting and need research assistance,
please email us to schedule an appointment
or call the library ahead to see if someone's in.
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Have you recorded your "history" today?