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

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A chapter of the
Ohio Genealogical Society

What's new

Announcement about upcoming programs:
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we are not holding any in-person events. Check back here for changes. Please see our Events listing and our CalendarAlso see the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County (PLCH) website for announcements and service changes. 
  • The September 2020 issue of The Tracer, our award winning journal, is now available on our website in the Members Area.
  • Copies of the Research Opportunities from Home series of blast emails sent to members since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic are available to members.  Twenty two have been issued from March 23 through July 9 covering a variety of topics with many links to resources both onsite and offsite.
  • Volunteer! We have no paid staff. If you are a member of HCGS and would like to become more active in our chapter, and do more for fellow members and others researching their ancestry, consider volunteering for one of our roles.
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Member access
Members may login to access their membership profile, contribute to the Discussions forum and Surname list, and search our members-only databases
Non-member access
Non-members also benefit from the HCGS public databases, the research guides in Local Records and Records Repositories, and much more. Not a member? Become a member today for as low as $15.
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Stay informed about Hamilton County research by reading HCGS publications, The Tracer and The Gazette. Subscribe to the HCGS Blog and follow HCGS on Facebook.

page modified: 10/24/2020 RTB