essex county branch
ontario genealogical society

Membership

Benefits:

  • 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  • Access to newsletters, meetings, conferences (unpublished resources)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:

http://www.chathamdailynews.ca/2012/06/20/connecting-ancestors-to-the-present

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 essex@ogs.on.ca regarding questions on membership(s)

essex@ogs.on.ca

For OGS Membership link:

http://www.ogs.on.ca/membership.php