Regular meetings of The Society are open to the public and are held at 7:00 PM on the 2nd Thursday of the month from Sept. thru Dec. & from March thru June.  Meetings will be held  at the North High Center, 1487 North High St., Rt. 62.  Enter thru the center glass doors to meeting room. For further information about our organization, to become a member or to inquire on how to become a volunteer; please contact The Southern Ohio Genealogical Society, P. O. Box 414, Hillsboro, Ohio  45133 or                                 E-mail:

The 2016 SOGS Programs

February 11, 2016:  Workday, 10:30 – 5:30, Obituary Project. To be held at our SOGS Office, 1487 N. High St., North High Business Center across the hall from the Health Department.  Winter weather may cause cancellation of this workday event.

March 10, 2016:  Obituary Files Project, 7:00PM, Community Room at the North High Business Center.  Come help compile the individual obituary files.  It is an easy task and lots of fun.  If you have obituaries you would like to donate to the project, bring them with you.

April 14, 2016:  National Archives:  Learn how to make use of this large data base to enrich your genealogy research with:  Census, Military and Immigration Records.

May 12, 2016:  Never Say Never:  Advice for those Brick Walls.  Location:  Jack Hope Farm, 13460 SR 124 Hillsboro.  Come and tour Jack’s “Family Genealogy Cabin.”

June 9, 2016:  First and Second Family Awards Banquet and Annual Meeting.  This will be held at the Highland House, Highland County Historical Society.  Details in next R&S.