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2015 Conferences

30th Annual Ohio Genealogical Society Chapter Management Seminar

Hosted by Muskingum County Chapter OGS

Date: 15 August 2015

Time: 9:00am to 3:30pm

Location: John McIntire Library 220 North 5th Street, Zanesville, Ohio 43701


Ohio Chapter of Palatines to America Genealogy Society

Dates: 17 - 21 August 2015

The Ohio Chapter of Palatines to America has helped arrange for a genealogy research trip to Washington DC 17 - 21 August 2015 through Cynthia Turk of Geneal Pursuits. The chapter is not considered a sponsor, but is promoting the trip for its members and other genealogists.

For more information go to

Tour of Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, PA; Researching at DAR, National Archives, Library of Congress; Trip Price: $599/person based on double occupancy $788/Single

For more information or to preregister contact Cynthia Turk


Discovering Your German Ancestors with James M. Beidler

Date: Saturday August 22, 2015

Times: 9:30am to 4:30pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium at Akron-Summit County Public Library with Summit County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society

Cost: Free

Sessions: Contrasting German Migrations 18th Century vs. 19th Century waves; Zig-zagging through German Church Records; German Research online; German for genealogists; Success Story: Finding a European village of Origin.

To sign up contact Special Collection Division 330-643-9030 or or visit


OGS Fall Seminar

Date: 3 October 2015

With Thomas MacFntee Topic: 7 Habits of Highly Fugal Genealogists, Genealogy Cloud Computing, US and Canada newspapers Research Strategies, After you've gone-Future Proofing your genealogy research.

Register on line at (under event tab) $40.00 members/$45.00 non-member OGS members


2015 Annual Genealogy Seminar

Featuring Curt B. Witcher

Sponsored by Montgomery County Chapter Ohio Genealogical Society

Date: 17 October 2015

Location: Delco Park Meeting Place 1701 Delco Park Drive, Kettering, Ohio 45420

For information phone 937-580-8202 or e-mail

Pre-registration must be by October 10, 2015: cost member of Montgomery county chapter$35.00/ non-member $40.00/walk in $45.00/box lunch for pre-registrations $10.00 (optional)


Ohio PALAM German Genealogy Fall Seminar

Date: 24 October 2015

Time: 9:30am to 3:30am

Location: Der Dutchman Restaurant,445 Jefferson Avenue, US Route 42, Plain City, Ohio

Featured speaker: Marianne Wokeck native German author of “Trade in Strangers”, and Chancellor’s Professor of History, Indiana University

Deadline for registration is October 09,2015 PALAM members $39.00/non-members $49.00 includes material and lunch after October 09 add $10.00 register on line by PayPal or send to Linda Dietrich,5422 Cindy Lane, Cincinnati ,Ohio 45239 e-mail

Topics: To Move or not to movie: Transatlantic Relocation in the age of sail, Follow the Pioneers: Importance of Transatlantic networks for settlement Patterns, The Branding of “Others”: Defining and Re-Defining Ethnic identity in the 18th Century; Preaching and walking the walk: the Robe of Minister’s of Minister’s Households in Shaping local customs and tradition.


Tracing Your Ancestors 2016

Date: 28-30 April 2016

Location: Ohio Genealogical Society at Great Wolf Lodge, Mason, Ohio




Contact: Jodi Wright 740-464-6216

Prospective members are welcome to learn more about us by attending an event.

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