The Lucas County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society was founded July 1976.  It is a nonprofit organization whose purposes are to foster interest in and the preservation of historical and genealogical materials of Lucas County, Ohio; and to encourage personal family research which adheres to a high standard. Membership is open to anyone with an interest in genealogy and family history, regardless of experience. 

Upcoming Meeting

16 November 2019 

Annual Meeting & Election of Executive Board Members 

Program: Breaking Down Your Brick Walls

Bill will take submitted questions and try to break down a brick wall.  Please submit your question by November 1 to

Facilitator: William  J Priest

Location: Main Branch Toledo-Lucas County Public Library, 325 Michigan, Toledo, Ohio 43604.  Meeting will be in the new Community Board Room located on the Lover Level (parking lot level) in the space where the used book/gift shop use to be. Meeting is at 2:00 p.m.

Society Newsletter

Fort Industry Reflections, the newsletter of the  Lucas County Chapter, OGS is published quarterly  in January, April,  July, October. We welcome all contributions relating to genealogy and local history.

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Holiday Party - December 14, 2019

Please join us for a Holiday Party at Tony Pakos downtown at 2:00 p.m.  We will order off the menu.

RSVP to Gayle Glick:

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Lucas County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society

c/o Toledo-Lucas Cty Library, Local History Dept., 325 North Michigan Street, Toledo, OH 43604