Members who attended the May 19th Chapter Meeting were treated to the fascinating history of Hopewell Furnace, a manufacturer of cannon and shot during the Revolutionary War. Linda Collins, chapter member and author of Dreams of Revolution, presented on how Hopewell Furnace, the setting for her historical novel, contributed to the war during the British … Continue reading Historical Fiction Author Presented at May Chapter Meeting
The 2022 Chapter Meeting Schedule has been announced. The first meeting will be held on Thursday, April 21, 2022, 7pm at St. John's Church in New Washington, Ohio. Join us for a presentation by Bruce Shealy on the Shealy Family History of Crawford County Ohio.
The Ohio Genealogical Society will hold its 2022 annual conference April 27 - 30th at the Great Wolf Lodge in Mason, Ohio. Learn More Here
Further your Crawford County Ohio genealogical research with chapter publications created by member volunteers by purchasing a publication or membership from our online shop. 100% of all proceeds goes directly to supporting the chapter and funding projects like future publications. Liberty Remembers: Veterans and Servicemen/Women of Crawford County, Ohio Give a research gift to the … Continue reading Visit Crawford County Genealogical Shop
Before 1971, if you rolled down Route 19 in Crawford County, Ohio, chances are you would see a tall, derelict rollercoaster towering off the highway. This coaster was many people’s only clue to the rich piece of local Ohio history, Seccaium Park. Seccaium Park was founded in 1899 by The Ohio Central Traction Company, as … Continue reading The Life and Times of Seccaium Park