Irish Palatine Special Interest Group
To assist Irish Palatines in learning about their genealogy and connecting with other Irish Palatines
Ontario Genealogical Society
Membership in the Irish Palatine Special Interest Group of the Ontario Genealogical Society is open to anyone who has an interest in the genealogy and history of the Irish Palatines.
We especially encourage persons who believe or suspect that they have ancestors who are a part of this group.
Surnames of some of the early Irish Palatine families in Ontario were:
(Remember that any of these names can have many variations. See
Who Are The I-P for a more complete list.)
To become a member of the SIG I-P, one must first join the OGS.
When signing up for OGS, you will have the option of selecting one or more branches with which to affiliate. The SIG I-P is listed among the branches.
From OGS Membership:
The 2011 Renewal Form will be mailed to all current members with their Nov. 2010 issue of Families and NewsLeaf.
Note the change of Individual Membership Rates. It's now $60.00 for Canadian, US and International. There are also changes for Hamilton, Huron and Norfolk County Branches.
The new forms will be available by November 2010 on the OGS website page at: http://ogs.on.ca/membership.php .
Please remind your members of the option to renew online. This method saves them mailing cost and paper and in turn, saves us time in the membership processing. Membership renewals will also be available in November 2010.