Hamilton County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 15865
Cincinnati, Ohio 45215-0865
Telephone:  (513) 956-7078

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Cultivating Your Genealogical Roots: Corryville Branch Library
Monday, May 4
Cultivating Your Genealogical Roots: Corryville Branch Library  (Education)
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Corryville Branch Library, 2802 Vine Street, Cincinnati
Offered at three locations, this class will focus on basics, regional resources, and online access. Good for beginners or intermediate researchers.
 
Co-sponsored by the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County and the Hamilton County Genealogical Society.



German Genealogy Day
Saturday, May 9
German Genealogy Day  (Programs)
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Kolping Society
The Hamilton County Genealogical Society is excited to present a “German Genealogy Day” on Saturday, May 9th, from 10:00 – 2:00. It will be held at the Kolping Center, located at 10235 Mill Road, Cincinnati, OH  45231. You can get a map and directions at this link: http://www.kolpingcenter.com/kcdirections.php
Three recognized speakers for their expertise in German culture and genealogy: HCGS President, Kenny Burck, Past-President and Treasurer, Jeff Herbert, and Bob Rau. For more details: http://goo.gl/ZNUUjU


Cultivating Your Genealogical Roots: Delhi Twp Branch Library
Tuesday, May 12
Cultivating Your Genealogical Roots: Delhi Twp Branch Library  (Education)
7:00 pm
Delhi Township Branch Library, 5095 Foley Road, Cincinnati, Ohio
Offered at three locations, this class will focus on basics, regional resources, and online access. Good for beginners or intermediate researchers.
 
Co-sponsored by the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County and the Hamilton County Genealogical Society.


Cultivating Your Genealogical Roots: Green Township Branch Library
Wednesday, May 20
Cultivating Your Genealogical Roots: Green Township Branch Library  (Education)
7:00 pm
Green Township Branch Library, 6525 Bridgetown Road
Offered at three locations, this class will focus on basics, regional resources, and online access. Good for beginners or intermediate researchers.
 
Co-sponsored by the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County and the Hamilton County Genealogical Society.



Saturday, September 5
Hands-on: Lessons Learned, New Jersey Proprietors' Records (Preregistration Required)  (Education)
1:00 pm to 2:45 pm
Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, 3rd floor computer lab
Bring your list of New Jersey ancestor for this hands-on session. Apply lessons learned in Jerry Smith's lecture (HCGS Annual Seminar, 2015). Look up your New Jersey ancestors in online proprietors' records. Explore published New Jersey sources available at PLCH. Share successes and online sources with your peers. There are duplicate sessions at 1 and 3 pm. Preregistration details to follow.


Hands-on: Lessons Learned, New Jersey Proprietors' Records (Preregistration Required)  (Education)
3:00 pm to 4:45 pm
Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, 3rd floor computer lab
Bring your list of New Jersey ancestor for this hands-on session. Apply lessons learned in Jerry Smith's lecture (HCGS Annual Seminar, 2015). Look up your New Jersey ancestors in online proprietors' records. Explore published New Jersey sources available at PLCH. Share successes and online sources with your peers. There are duplicate sessions at 1 and 3 pm. Preregistration details to follow.



Saturday, October 3
Family History  (Education)
Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County
Save the date!
 
There will be no hands-on sessions held on this date.



Saturday, November 7
Hands-on: Lessons Learned, Pennsylvania Research (Preregistration Required)  (Education)
1:00 pm to 2:45 pm
Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, 3rd floor computer lab
Bring what you know about one or more of your Pennsylvania ancestors for this hands-on session. Develop a focused research question for one of your ancestors. Explore sources available at PLCH and online that might answer your question. Apply lessons learned from Jerry Smith at the Annual Seminar (2015) to develop a research plan and begin it!
 
There are duplicate sessions at 1 and 3 pm. Preregistration details to follow.


Hands-on: Lessons Learned, Pennsylvania Research (Preregistration Required)  (Education)
3:00 pm to 4:45 pm
Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, 3rd floor computer lab
Bring what you know about one or more of your Pennsylvania ancestors for this hands-on session. Develop a focused research question for one of your ancestors. Explore sources available at PLCH and online that might answer your question. Apply lessons learned from Jerry Smith at the Annual Seminar (2015) to develop a research plan and begin it!
 
There are duplicate sessions at 1 and 3 pm. Preregistration details to follow.



Saturday, January 30, 2016
Hands on: Researching Estate Settlement Records Part 1 of 3 (Preregister)  (Education)
1:00 pm to 2:45 pm
Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, 3rd floor computer lab
This 3-session series will provide a detailed look at estate settlement records. Sessions will cover the estate settlement process, genealogically rich documents created in teh process, and finding and interpreting records. For best results, plan on attending all the sessions. There will be hands-on exercises focused on your own ancestors in each session. These are general sessions that are not specific to Hamilton County.
 
Second Session: March 5
Third Session: April 2
 
There are duplicate session at 1 and 3 pm. Preregistration details to follow.
 


Hands on: Researching Estate Settlement Records Part 1 of 3 (Preregister)  (Education)
3:00 pm to 4:45 pm
Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, 3rd floor computer lab
This 3-session series will provide a detailed look at estate settlement records. Sessions will cover the estate settlement process, genealogically rich documents created in teh process, and finding and interpreting records. For best results, plan on attending all the sessions. There will be hands-on exercises focused on your own ancestors in each session. These are general sessions that are not specific to Hamilton County.
 
Second Session: March 5
Third Session: April 2
 
There are duplicate session at 1 and 3 pm. Preregistration details to follow.