2021 4H Crawford County Ohio Fair Genealogy Project Thank You Cards

2021 4H Crawford County Ohio Fair Genealogy Project Thank You Cards The Crawford County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society received thank you cards from the 2021 4H participants who completed a genealogy project for competition at the Crawford County Fair. Thank you for sponsoring my award ford family history. Thank you for being a … Continue reading 2021 4H Crawford County Ohio Fair Genealogy Project Thank You Cards

WIDOW BECHTEL: STRUCK BY AN ENGINE in Florence Siefert Scrapbook

This post was contributed to the Crawford County Chapter of OGS by Kristina Stearley as part of the Florence Siefert Scrapbook in 2010. The scrapbook is compiled from undated, unidentified newspaper clippings involving events in the lives of Crawford County citizens living in or having connections to New Washington, Tiro, Shelby, Sulphur Springs, Chatfield, Bucyrus, Ashland, Mansfield, … Continue reading WIDOW BECHTEL: STRUCK BY AN ENGINE in Florence Siefert Scrapbook

Palatines to America Ohio Chapter Fall Conference Announced

The Ohio Chapter of Palatines to America announces its Fall German Genealogy Seminar. We are honored to present Aaron Fogleman who will bepresenting four sessions on Saturday, October 16, 2021. We are pleased to return to the Der Dutchman Restaurant in Plain City for this fall's in-person conference. Registration is now open at https://oh-palam.org/registernow.php. Click here to download … Continue reading Palatines to America Ohio Chapter Fall Conference Announced

American Clay Machinery Novel Advertising Found

Image submitted by W.B. Milbrath, Jr. "Based on where this was found (outside the service door of an old garage) it must have been buried for nearly a century. When I spotted it just the corner was exposed from some minor erosion in the area. I think this was probably a novel advertising piece. It … Continue reading American Clay Machinery Novel Advertising Found

In Person Meetings Resume in June with Bruce Shealy Collection

The Crawford County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society held their first in-person meeting in over a year on Thursday, June 17th. Bruce Shealy shared his collection of family military uniforms. Bruce Shealy Family Military Uniform Collection Included in the collection were historical photographs of his family. The John Shealy family picture was taken November … Continue reading In Person Meetings Resume in June with Bruce Shealy Collection