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Clermont County Genealogical Society Logo Clermont County Genealogical Society
The Society needs your participation !!!
There are vacant positions on the Board of Trustees and the Vice-President position is open. This is your opportunity to be a BIG SHOT in the Clermont County Genealogical Society, to rule over your fellow members and to swim in the adulation of the citizens of Clermont County.
Contact Tom Conover at:   president@ccgsoh.org for details
 
Annual Picnic
The Society's only evening event !!
Full details on the "EVENTS" page.
 
 Heritage Day Luncheon
The Lineage Society will recognize it's new members and award them their certificates .
Greet our Guests of Honor, Hilda & Gary Knepp!
Enjoy a fine meal at the Terrace Park Country Club.
AND
Listen to our feature presenter, David Johnson.
Mr. Johnson will talk about "Fort Amanda -- A Historical Redress" (and the Clermont County Boys)
Check the events page for details




Check out the "LINKS PAGE" !!!
 
Links have been fixed and number of new links added.




 
The CCGS Genealogy Library
Our (CCGS) Library in the Doris Wood, Batavia Branch Library of the CCPL has undergone a major reorganization. Under the direction of Marcia Jelus with expert help from new member, John Kinsworthy and many other volunteers, the CCGS Genealogy Library is soooo organized.
 
What a GREAT JOB !!!




 
Congratulations to
Hilda Lindner Knepp
on her retirement.




 
 
Have you looked at the "CEMETERIES" page lately??
 
Paige Craig has worked hard at getting the cemetery listings fleshed out. Her nephew Aaron, has done wonders with the photos.
 
There are now 138 cemeteries listed with locations and maps, if available.




NEW LOCATION
Clermont County Records Management Division
 
The Clermont County records center will be  moving up on the hill from their current location on Main St., probably by the end of June. Michelle Synder, Records Manager stated. Mechele and her stalf, Tracy and Tina have been working hard to prepare for this move. Judith and Bob Malinzak have been wrapping and protecting the part of our archive that is not in boxes.
 
10-JUL-2019 The move is still not complete.
 
Here's the new address:
Clermont County Records Management Division
2425 Clermont Center Drive, Batavia 45103
 
Michelle Snyder, CRM, Records Manager
Clermont County Records Management Division
(513) 735-8661




CCGS Book Closeout!
Clermont County, Ohio Marriages, 1850-1874 & Clermont County, Ohio, 1990
These 2 hard cover books are a must-have for your collection. Both have been reduced in our http://ccgsoh.org/forsale.php to $5 + shipping. Also available at CCGS meetings and events while supplies last. 
THIS IS A FANTASTIC DEAL !!!!




 
The Greater Cincinnati Foundation logo 
 
We are pleased to announce that our Society has again been awarded a $1,000 grant from the Greater Cincinnati Foundation , The suggestion for the grant was from an individual who wishes to remain Anonymous. 
Thank You to the Greater Cincinnati Foundation and the Anonymous "suggestor" !!!!




OGS Membership Incentive
 
OGS is excited to re-introduce a proven membership program which benefits OGS and OGS chapters as well. Effective immediately,
new members to OGS may designate that their local OGS chapter receives a $5.00 rebate from their new membership application.
This does not apply to renewals. Dues are $40.00 for twelve months for a single membership. Other rates are available here.
Download this form and join now!




 
Obituaries
More and more obituaries are added daily to the "Area Deaths" page This can be very helpful in your research.      
 
 As of 28-JUL-2019 there are 11,792 entries.
 
Thanks to Kathy Payne, Stacie Ishmael, Jude DeWitt, Pat Dudeck and Linda Dale. They are undaunted by this enormous task! Kathy estimates that there are over 25,000 obituaries in total. They are more than 1/3 of the way done!!! GREAT JOB !!!!
 




 
 
Kroger Community Rewards
It is time to sign up for the new year of Kroger Community Rewards!  Please show your support for CCGS by signing up today.
 
It costs you nothing to sign up and it does not take away any of your fuel points.
 
 
Kroger will be ending the requirerment that you re-register every year. Register or re-register this year and you will not need to register again
 
Kroger Community Rewards enrollment image
 
There is no expense to you!!


Events Listings
September 7
Truth or Myth: Understanding the Underground Railroad in Clermont County
Truth or Myth: Understanding the Underground Railroad in Clermont County   Our speaker will be Greg Roberts, Vice-President, Historic New Richmond Inc., Director, Ohio River National Freedom Corridor,  Trustee, Clermont County Historic Society as well as Village Administrator, Village of New Richmond.
September 14
Clermont County Genealogical Society Heritage Day Luncheon
Heritage Day   Information on purchasing tickets and directions will be  on The Clermont Genealogical Society website.   "Fort Amanda – A Historical Redress" (and the Clermont County boys) presented by David Johnson Saturday, September 14, 2019 at the Terrace Park Country Club, 5341 South Milford Road, Milford, Ohio, http://terraceparkcc.com Registration: 11:00-11:30 AM, Luncheon and Program 11:30 AM ...
October 5
Day with the Experts
    Genealogy & Local History Department - 3rd Floor Main Library Downtown Event: 10am to 3pm Consultations with Experts: 12 noon to 2 pm    There will be presentations by Sunny Morton prior to and after the twelve noon to 2 pm time for visiting with the experts at ...
November 2
Over There: Clermont County and the Great War
    Society election of trustees will be held prior to the presentation.    Over There:   Clermont County and the Great War Gary Knepp will give a presentation on WWI.
December 7
Christmas
CHRISTMAS PARTY Swearing in of our newly elected  Board members followed by our Annual Christmas Party and Show and Tell. Bring a treat to share, and After munching on treats we will listen to stories about items brought by attendees.