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March 2nd Meeting

Honoring Viet Nam War Veterans
picture of march 2019 meeting honoring veterans, taken from back of room.

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. 

Greater Cincinnati Foundation Grant

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 Project"

More and more obituaries are added daily to the "Area Deaths" page This can be very helpful in your research.      
 As of 11-March-2019 there are 10,426 entries.
Thanks to Kathy Payne and her team; 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
April 27
2019 Family History Jamboree
2019 Family History Jamboree Sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Link:           http://www.fhj1.org/fhj1/home.php When:        Saturday, 27-Apr-2019, 8:00 am Where:       901 E. Whipp Rd. , Centerville, OH (in Montgomery Co.)   The Family History Jamboree is an all-day event designed to ...
May 11
Winona Lee Hawthorne: UC’s First Co-ed
    Greg Hand will present "Winona Lee Hawthorne: UC’s First Co-ed." The only woman to receive a degree in the first class to graduate from the University of Cincinnati led a remarkable life. She was born on the frontier and spent much of her life on the boundaries of civilization, ...
June 1
Estate Settlement: There's a Way with or without a Will
    Liz Stratton will present "Estate Settlement: There's a Way with or without a Will" Estate Settlement records often identify married names of daughters, confirm parentage, establish migration patterns and more. Beyond wills, this session focuses on understanding the documents created in the research process and how to get ...
July 6
Cemetery Research
    Dick Gault will present a program on Cemetery Research with (weather permitting) a follow up hands on Grave Finder Demonstration at a nearby cemetery.
August 3
Future Events
Check back for future events!