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

May 12, 2016, Thursday: ”Genealogy in the Old House”, 6:30 pmThis is a field trip to the restored ”Family Genealogy Cabin.”  on Jack Hope’s farm.  Located  at 13460 SR 124 Hillsboro.  Light refreshments will be served. Come join us for a fun filled spring evening.  To get there:  take SR 124 east from Hillsboro to Marshall, turn right at Marshall and stay on SR 124 for 5 miles to the Jack Hope Farm on the right side of the road.  The farm is located between Milburn/Armstrong Road and Woods/Stanley Roads.

June 9, 2016, Thursday:  First and Second Family Awards Banquet and Annual Meeting.  This will be held at the Highland House, Highland County Historical Society, 151 E. Main St., Hillsboro, OH.  Details in May “Roots & Shoots”.  There is a reservation form on page 11.  Fill out and send your reservation along with check for $18.00 per person no later than June 1, 2016, to SOGS, P.O. Box 414, Hillsboro, OH 45133.