Information about the Jackson County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society

This page is not affiliated with the Jackson County Chapter. I am presenting this as a personal service to publicize their organization and their publications (maybe someone will be prompted to buy a membership or publication of theirs). If anyone finds an error or a change occurs that I miss, please notify me at the e-mail address at the bottom of this page.

Web site:

The organization has a web site at
Also there is a FaceBook page: Jackson County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society.


Jackson County Chapter of the OGS
P.O. Box 807
Jackson, OH 45640-0807


Meetings are held the second Saturday of each month at 10:30 am in the Potter Room at the Jackson City Library which is located at 21 Broadway St., Jackson, OH. The public is invited to attend. Meeting locations can change sometimes. Please see the web page or FaceBook page a couple of days before the meeting to see if there has been a location change.

Membership info:

As of 2018 the cost is $15.00 per year for an individual or family membership. The membership year runs from January 1 to December 31. The newsletter is published quarterly in March, June, September, and December. If you join at any time during the year you will get all newsletters for that year. Queries may be submitted to be published in the newsletter. Queries are free for members and $2.00 for non-members. Multiple queries are accepted. Make your check payable to "Jackson County Chapter, OGS" and mail it to the address above. You may list the family names that you are researching.

Research facilities:

The chapter houses all of its research materials in the Jackson City Library and all materials are available to the public at regular library hours. When you visit for the first time, ask the librarian to show you what is available and to demonstrate the Microfilm reader.

Publications available from the Jackson County Chapter of the OGS

Please see the society's web site for current publications and prices: The web address is given above. Also there is a FaceBook page: Jackson County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society.

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