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Chapter Profile

The Morgan County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society was formed in 1981 as a department of the local Historical Society, and reorganized in 1986 as an independent organization.  The Chapter has been chartered by the State of Ohio as a nonprofit organization.

 

Our Mission

The Chapter is dedicated to the collection, preservation, and dissemination of genealogical and historical material relating to past residents of Morgan County, Ohio.

 

Meetings

The Chapter meets the 3rd Tuesday of February, May, August, and November, at 6:00 p.m. at the Kate Love Simpson Library, 358 E Main Street in McConnelsville, Ohio.

 

Newsletter

The Morgan Link is published by the Chapter quarterly. The Link reports activities and projects of the Society, and includes genealogical and historical information of interest to researchers with Morgan County, Ohio connections.  Queries are published free for members.  Nonmembers may submit queries for $1.00 each.  Send queries to the chapter at:

Morgan County Chapter OGS
P.O. Box 418
McConnelsville, OH 43756-0418

or by email to: mail@morgancountyogs.org

 

 

Kate LKate Love Simpson Libraryove Simpson Library

 

 

 

 

 

Membership

Membership rates are $10.00 single, $12.00 family, or out of country, per calendar year. Please send a stamped envelope if you wish to receive a membership card.

Single Membership     $10.00

Family Membership     $12.00  

 

Benefits of Membership

Morgan County Chapter OGS is your family history link to Morgan County, Ohio.  Membership in the Morgan County Chapter has many benefits, including:

bullet Access to the members' only database section of the MCCOGS website.
bullet Subscription to The Morgan Link, chapter newsletter, which contains much source material in each issue.
bullet Discounts on chapter classes and workshops
bullet Educational programs at quarterly meetings

Library

The Chapter's books, manuscripts, microfilm, and other genealogical and historical material is incorporated into the Kate Love Simpson Library, genealogy and local history collection. 

Kate Love Simpson Library is located at:

358 E. Main Street,
McConnelsville, Ohio 43756.

Library Summer hours are: 

9 a.m. - 7 p.m., Monday--Friday
9 a.m. - 3 p.m., Saturday 

Morgan County Yearbook Collection

The Morgan County Chapter and The Kate Love Simpson Library, in cooperation with the Oklahoma Correctional Institute, have digitized the libraries collection of Morgan County, Ohio yearbooks.   These yearbooks DVDs are now available from our chapter for $7.00 each.  Several years are covered on each DVD.  Click below for a printable order form.

Yearbook Order Form

 

Morgan County, Ohio Pioneers Still Available!

We still have a few copies of our chapter's newest publication,  Morgan County, Ohio Pioneers available for purchase.  The 121 page book features member submitted biographical articles on Morgan County, Ohio pioneers.  The publication includes an every name index, and sells for $20.00 plus $3.50 shipping.  You may purchase the book through PayPal, via our website's publications tab, or print an order form to mail. 

 

 Recent Obituary Additions:

We thanks Judy Bedford for typing obituaries for the Adrean, Gard,  Gilliland, Harris, Hart, Kuhn, Logan, Love, McPeak, Mendel, Parker, Sligh, Warner, Waters and Woodward families.  These have been added to our database.

 

 

 

 


 

 
Morgan Co. Chapter OGS                                                                                    
P.O. Box 418
McConnelsville, Ohio 43756-0418
 
Contact us at mail@morgancountyogs.org                                                                                                                      
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Last modified:  10 Oct 2014