News

37 posts

June 30. 2022 Meeting

Please join us at 10:00 when Sara Cochran will speak on “Getting Around the 1890 Census.” Sara is a full-time professional genealogist with over twenty-seven years of research experience. Her research has taken her into nearly every State in the USA and Ireland, Italy, Austria, and Britain. She holds a […]Read more »

May 26, 2022 Meeting

Please join us at 10:00 to hear Joy Neighbors present, “A Grave Interest: Searching in the Cemetery for Clues.” Joy Neighbors is a Tombstone Tourist with an avid interest in cemeteries, history, and genealogy. She’s the author of The Family Tree Cemetery Field Guide, published by Penguin-Random House, and is […]Read more »

April 28, 2022 Meeting

Please join us at 10:00 to hear Bob Taylor give us an “Introduction to The Family History Guide.” Bob Taylor has been actively doing family history for over 25 years. He has combined his passion for genealogy with his background in instructional design to produce an industry-leading learning resource for […]Read more »

March 31, 2022 Meeting

We are pleased to announce that the speaker for our March meeting will be Karen Molohon. Karen Molohon has over 35 years of genealogy research and teaching experience.  She presents genealogy seminars at local meetings as well as regional and national conferences. Karen teaches the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute’s genealogy […]Read more »

January 27, 2022 Meeting

We are excited to hear about a brick wall breakthrough and success story from one of our own members! Lake County Genealogical Society member Lou Lentine thought he had a brick wall. He shared his frustration in researching his father-in-law with the Lake County Genealogical Society’s special interest group (SIG). Armed […]Read more »

September 24 Meeting

We are pleased to announce that the speaker at our September meeting will be Sunny Jane Morton. Sunny is an internationally-known genealogy educator and award-winning writer and editor. Her lectures are packed with try-this-now strategies and resources and delivered with humor and plenty of motivating examples and stories. Sunny has […]Read more »

May 2020 meeting

We’re ba-ack! Join us at our regular meeting time on Thursday, May 28 at 10:00am for our May meeting. The library is still closed and large gatherings are still not safe, but we are adjusting—We will meet virtually using Zoom. We are calling it a Zoom Get-together. Our agenda for […]Read more »

Ancestry Library Edition Available Remotely

Ancestry Library is available remotely to all Ohio library cardholders through April, courtesy of ProQuest and its partner Ancestry. Access to Ancestry Library is provided by Libraries Connect Ohio. Visit https://ohioweblibrary.org/db/ancestry and enter your Ohio public library card number to access Ancestry Library.