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

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Investigating Your Genealogical Roots
Tuesday, October 23
Investigating Your Genealogical Roots  (Education)
6:00 pm
Wyoming Branch Library, 500 Springfield Pike Cincinnati, Ohio 45215
Offered at three locations, this class will help beginners get started and those who have already explored their ancestry reach the next level. This class focuses on "how-to" and online resources. 
Wyoming Branch Library, Tuesday, October 23, 6 p.m.
Co-sponsored by the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County and the Hamilton County Genealogical Society.

2018 Heritage Luncheon
Saturday, October 27
2018 Heritage Luncheon  (Other Events)
10:45 am
Clovernook Country Club, 2035 West Galbraith Road, 45239
Hamilton County Genealogical Society's annual Heritage Luncheon will be held on Saturday, October 27th, at the Clovernook Country Club in North College Hill. The event is open to the public. Members who have proven their descent from an ancestor who lived in Hamilton County will be inducted into our Lineage Societies and will receive their certificates and medals.
Joyce Browning, well known for her living history reenactments of Ohio women, will give her living history presentation of Julia Grant, wife of President Ulysses Grant.
For more details of the program, a mail-in registration form, and link to the online registration form please see the event flyer.  You can also access the online registration form directly. Deadline for online registration is Monday October 22, 2018.

HCGS Board Meeting
Thursday, November 15
HCGS Board Meeting  (Calendar)
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Perkins Restaurant, 7108 Hamilton Ave., Cincinnati, OH
HCGS Board Meeting - Members are welcome and can just listen or you may jump in and join any discussion. We meet in January, February, March, April, May, (June is held at another location), no meetings in July or August, then again in September, October and November. You may come early to eat then the meetings start at 6:30 p.m. and go until about 8:00 p.m. Come and find out what’s happening.

Advanced Genealogy Forum (AGF) Cluster Research
Saturday, November 17
Advanced Genealogy Forum (AGF) Cluster Research  (Education)
10:30 am
Room 3A, Main Branch, Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County
This month's discussion will focus on an article by Elizabeth Shown Mills that uses cluster research to solve a complex genealogical problem.
Article: Elizabeth Shown Mills,“Frontier Research Strategies—Weaving a Web to Snare a Birth Family: John Watts (ca. 1749–ca. 1822),” National Genealogical Society Quarterly 104 (September 2016): 165–90; PDF download at Elizabeth Shown Mills’s Historic Pathways (https://www.historicpathways.com : 2018) > Articles > Cluster Research (FAN Principle).
Discussion Leader: Linda Dietrich
If you have difficulty obtaining the article or would like to be added to the email list, please contact Liz Stratton, Education@hcgsohio.org. Article discussion questions will be posted here about a month before the session.
The Advanced Genealogy Forum is a peer-lead discussion group that explores strategies to solve complex genealogical problems.