Ohio Family History Societies(M)

This section lists associations from Madison to Monroe giving details about each one and what resources and publications they offer.

County Societies

Madison County Genealogical Society

The association has many publications available for sale, which incorporate:

  • 1930 Census Index
  • Caldwell’s Atlas of Madison County (Index)
  • Laminated Map of London
  • Madison Co. and the Civil War

They also sell obituaries published in the following papers:

  • London Sentinel 1 June 1850-22 February 1851
  • London Times 27 October 1870-29 March 1894 and November 1912-28 June 1917
  • Madison Chronicle 4 March 1854-8 February 1858
  • Madison Co. Democrat 1862-1898
  • Madison Co. Patriot 1833-1834
  • Madison Co. Republican 1 September 1897-31 October 1912
  • Madison Reville 8 March 1851-25 February 1854
Website:
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohmadiso/

Marion Area Genealogical Society

The aim of the association is to promote and encourage interest in the collection and preservation of materials relating to Marion Area.

Their aims are also to collect materials and make them accessible to the public and to publish historical materials.

A Marion Co. 1850 Census Index is on the site, along with links to sites which you may find of use.

A number of publications are available for sale, which incorporate:

  • 1878 Marion City Map
  • 1880 and 1900 Census Indexes
  • Ancestor Charts
  • Bible Records
  • Cemetery Inscriptions
  • Deaths 1867-1895
  • Marion Co. First Families
  • Pedigree 7 Generation Charts
  • Prospect, Ohio Funeral Directors
  • Wills 1824-1864
Website:
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohmags/

Miami County Historical and Genealogical Society

The association was organised in 1950.  A number of publications are available for sale, which include:

  • 1827 and 1835 Quadrennial Enumerations of Adult White Males of Miami Co
  • 1850 Federal Census for the area.
  • 1931 Atlas of Miami Co.
  • Back Issues of The Miami Meanderings Newsletter
  • The Bradford Fire of 1920
  • Family Histories - Tired Iron
  • Gems of the Greater Dayton Region
  • Membership Five Generation Charts
  • Miami Co. Cemeteries
  • Moving West of the Appalachians 1760-1818
Website:
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohmchgs/

Miamisburg Historical Society

A number of publications are available for sale, which comprise: 

  • 1863 to 2000 Hill Grove Cemetery Book
  • 1886 Lithograph
  • 1926 Aerial Photograph
  • Dr. Treon Biography
  • Memoirs of the 1913 Flood
  • Miamisburg in WWII
Website:
http://www.miamisburg.org/miamisburg_historical_society.htm

Monroe County Genealogical Society

A number of databases are available, which comprise:

  • Atkinson, Baker, Henthorn, Kyger and Yoho Family Articles
  • Hardesty's History of 1882 (Extracts)
  • Hardesty's History of 1882 (Index)
  • Ohio Township Justice of the Peace Papers
  • Return of the Number of Deaf and Dumb, Blind, Insane and Idiotic Persons in Monroe Co. on 2 May 1856
  • Revolutionary War, Civil War and Spanish-American War Veterans Indexes

A list of Cemeteries is also available, along with a note of those that have been transcribed and published by the association.  There is also an index of Obituaries, and for a fee, they can provide you with a copy.

There is a link to the site of Richard Harrington on the site, which include many Databases.  These databases comprise:

  • Births
  • Deaths
  • Family Trees
  • Maps
  • Marriages
  • Monroe Co. 1890 Veterans Census
  • Monroe Countians in the 7th WV Infantry
  • Obituaries
  • Ohio Tax Papers
  • Photographs
  • Special Events and Reunions Announcements in Newspapers
  • Surname and Query File
  • Wills

There is also a list of Books that many be of use to anyone researching in the area. 

Through Richard Harrington's site many publications are available, which include:

  • Cemetery Inscriptions
  • Census Returns
  • Church Registers
  • Court of Common Pleas Books
  • Deaths
  • Land Records
  • Lease Indexes
  • Marriages
  • Newspapers
  • Plat Books
  • Tax Documents
  • Vital Records for Belmont, Pickaway and Noble Counties
  • Wills

Many publications are available for sale through the association's site, which comprise:

  • Ancestor Charts
  • Cemetery Inscriptions
  • Census Returns
  • Church Registers
  • Marriages
  • Monroe Co. Families
  • Monroe Co. 1869 Map
  • Newspaper Abstracts
  • Obituaries
  • Trustee Minutes 1826-1860 of Adams Township
  • Works of Catharine F Fedorchak: Family Research in Monroe Co. and Genealogical Records of the area
Website:
http://rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohmccogs/