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Ontario Heritage Fairs – A Wonderful Partnership!

Ontario Heritage Fairs – A Wonderful Partnership! Patti Mordasewicz, Past President, OGS The Heritage Fairs Program is a multi-media learning initiative developed to increase public awareness and interest in Canadian history.  The Ontario Heritage Fairs…

Private Ralph Louis Ackerman- Finding Living Relatives

Winding down from my time on the Board of The Ontario Genealogical Society hasn’t meant relaxing and sipping drinks on the back deck. Research is now occupying my time more. A contact made with Lambton…

Video Blog From Steve Fulton, OGS President

    A Video Blog from the President of the Ontario Genealogical Society This video blog provides updates weekly updates to things happening in Ontario Family History, Heritage and our Society. We are hoping to…

Partial Year Membership – $37 – Available Now!

Join Today for $37 Did you know – Effective June 1, you can subscribe for a partial year OGS membership for only $37! Regularly $63 for a full year membership, a partial year membership expires…

Conference 2018 Photos

  We present random photos of Conference 2018, Guelph, Ontario, June 1-3, 2018. If you would like to add a photo to this slide show, email it to ConferencePhotos@ogs.on.ca TIP: to pause the slide slow,…

Durham Day of Learning – Deadline Extended

S-t-r-e-t-c-h-e-d Out Deadline for Lunch at Durham Region Branch’s “Day of Learning” Nancy Trimble, Chair, Durham Region Branch Originally, we stated that lunch would be included with your registration if you registered by June 8th,…

What New Genealogical Strategy or Resource Came Home With You From The 2018 OGS Conference?

Travel to RootsTech 2019

RootsTech Group Tour Package The Ontario Genealogical Society is pleased to be sponsoring this incredible opportunity for you to attend RootsTech 2019 and do your own research at the Family History Library in Utah.  Travel…

Durham Region Branch’s “Day of Learning” Welcomes Ellen Maki

Durham Region Branch’s “Day of Learning” Welcomes Ellen Maki Nancy Trimble, Chair, Durham Region Branch, OGS Durham Region Branch’s Day of Learning will be held on Saturday, June 23rd, 2018 from 9:00 am until 3:30…

#IamNextGen: The Next Generation of Genealogists

This guest post was written by Becky Zoglmann, a member of NextGen. The focus of The NextGen Genealogy Network is to foster the next generation’s interest in genealogy. We are a U.S based 501(c)(3) charitable…