The Fairfield County Chapter, OGS is dedicated to the
collection, preservation, and publication of records
and genealogical materials; providing access to genealogical information;
education and assistance for those interested in genealogy.
This chapter is a registered non-profit 501(c)(3), tax exempt organization. All
donations are tax deductible and gratefully appreciated.
Benefits of Membership:
Quarterly issues of the newsletter, Fairfield
Trace plus an annual index.
Access to the Members Only section of the website, which includes selected databases and a copy of current and recent past E-Traces, the electronic version of the Fairfield Trace newsletter
Free queries and surnames published in the newsletter: Submit your query, in writing or by E-mail, and include your name, address and the date.
e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Pedigree Chart File: File containing charts of
ancestors as submitted by members. Each member is encouraged to submit at least one, five
Various topics offered through speakers and programs at monthly meetings.
Fairfield County Pioneers: Any member who is able
to prove ancestors in Fairfield County prior to 31 December, 1820 can submit application,
necessary proof and $20.00. Click
here for application rules and online application.
Regular meetings are held on the 3rd Thursday of each month
at 6:30 p.m.at the Fairfield County Genealogical Library, located at 503 Lenwood
Drive in Lancaster, Ohio. Executive meetings are held the 2nd Thursday of each month at
noon in the Genealogical Library and Research Center. Visitors are always welcome at any of our
If you would like to become a member of our organization, click below.