Supporting the local volunteers in the development & preservation of documents
Supporting Public Awareness / Education / Assistance activities
Access to newsletters, meetings, conferences (unpublished resources)
Research collaboration (ideas)
Networking with other researchers & friends
Assistance with the Family Puzzle (Brickwalls)
Access to members Discussion Boards - "Priceless"
For more reasons to get involved read the interview of Shirley Sturdevant, President OGS 2012:
How to Become a Member
In order to become a member of the Essex County branch, you must first register as a member of the Ontario Genealogical Society. Registration information can be found on the OGS website at http://www.ogs.on.ca/membership/join.php
To join any of the branches, there is an additional fee per branch as shown on the OGS registration form.
The Essex County Branch membership fee is:
$10.00 per individual
$12.00 per family
$10.00 per institution
Membership is for the calendar year. Those joining after October will receive a membership for the following year.
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org regarding questions on membership(s)
For OGS Membership link: