Category: Press Release

Introducing “Ontario Ancestors”

The Ontario Genealogical Society is introducing the logo and “brand” of “Ontario Ancestors”. The new logo will be rolled out throughout the Society and its publications and on-line presence in the coming months. The goal…

Vernon Directories Digitization Project

Wouldn’t it be great if you could track your Ontario ancestors between the 1901 and 1911 census? Or perhaps between 1891 and 1901, or 1911 and 1921? Wouldn’t it be great if you could see…

Ontario Ancestors Introduces Our New Executive Director

Ontario Ancestors is pleased to introduce our new Executive Director – Megan Houston.  Megan comes to us from the Sharon Temple National Historic Site and Museum in Sharon (East Gwillimbury), Ontario, where she served most…

OGS – New England Historic Genealogical Society Announcement

    New England Historic Genealogical Society and the Ontario Genealogical Society Announce Collaboration May 15, 2018—Boston, Massachusetts— The New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS) and the Ontario Genealogical Society (OGS) have announced an historic marketing…

OGS – NextGen Genealogy Network Announcement

  OGS – NextGen Genealogy Network Partnership The NextGen Genealogy Network (NGGN) and the Ontario Genealogical Society (OGS) are pleased to announce a new partnership. OGS is providing NGGN with financial support, together with promotional support…

OGS brings CanadaGenWeb’s Cemetery Project back Online

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Steve Fulton UE, the Vice President of The Ontario Genealogical Society is pleased to announce a Website Hosting partnership with CanadaGenWeb’s Cemetery Project. See Below for further information     function…

The Ontario Genealogical Society announces Redesigned GEDCOM Website – OntarioFamilyHistory.org

  Redesigned GEDCOM Website – OntarioFamilyHistory.org As the Society is moving into the digital future, we continue to seek a better understanding of the needs of the genealogical community for both digital and non-digital resources. Many of…

Ontario Genealogical Society Acquires “ALivingPast.ca”

  Ontario Genealogical Society Acquires “ALivingPast.ca” The Ontario Genealogical Society is pleased to announce that it has acquired the genealogical website http://alivingpast.ca/ by way of gift from the site’s founder and operator, Peter Bolton. ALivingPast.ca…

It’s Here!  The New OGS Website!

The website of The Ontario Genealogical Society has been rebuilt over the past several months to include many new features, and we are ready for its big launch! The new site has a fresh modern…