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Registration Now Open For Ohio Genealogical Society Annual Conference

24 Feb , 2019  

Billed as “the premier Midwest genealogical conference,” registration for the 2019 Annual Conference of the Ohio Genealogical Society is now open.

Richland County has a strong connection to the Ohio Genealogical Society, being its home and the location for its Samuel D. Isaly Library (pictured above). More…


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Family History Summer Sessions Continue Into Fall

17 Sep , 2018  

The Ohio Genealogical Society‘s free free summer sessions on family history research continue this month and October at its nearby Samuel D. Isaly Library near Bellville.

All sessions will be held at the Library, except where noted. Pre-registration is requested by calling 419-886-1903. Please watch for additional programs to be added. More…

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History & Tourism

Summer Session To Focus On Sultana Diaster

18 Jul , 2018  

On April 27, 1865, a boat exploded on the Mississippi River near Memphis, Tennessee. In the worst maritime disaster in American history, some 1,192 passengers were killed. 357 of that number were Ohioans, and 101 of those 357 – one-tenth of those who perished — were from Richland County. More…


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Registration Opens For OGS Fall Seminar

9 Aug , 2017  

Online registration has now opened for the Ohio Genealogical Society‘s 2017 Fall Seminar, to be held on Saturday, October 7.

Seating for the seminar is limited, so early registration is advised. More…