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Saturday, November 10
Colonial Wars and the Records the Created 1634-1774  (OCGS Meetings)
11:00 am to 2:00 pm
5500 N. Adams Road, Troy, MI 48098
Melissa C. Tennant, Assistant Manager and and director of Public services at the Genealogy Center of the Allen County Public Library will present, "Colonial Wars and the Records the Created 1634-1774." This is our annual joint meeting with the Detroit Society for Genealogical Research.
 
The Oakland County Genealogical Society meets at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 5500 N. Adams Rd. (between Long Lake and Square Lake Roads) in Troy, Michigan. The church has a flat entrance and ample and lighted parking. Meetings are open to the public and free of charge. The joint meeting with the Detroit Society of Genealogical Research (DSGR) will be on Saturday, November 10, at 11 a.m. You man come early for browsing, conversation and refreshments.



Tuesday, December 4
Southeastern Michigan in the Civil War  (OCGS Meetings)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
5500 N. Adams Road, Troy, MI 48098
Join author Ray Lennard as he explores the events of the war that changed Lenawee County and the nation forever.
 
The Oakland County Genealogical Society meets at 7:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month, October through June (except November) at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 5500 N. Adams Rd. (between Long Lake and Square Lake Roads) in Troy, Michigan. The church has a flat entrance and ample and lighted parking. Meetings are open to the public and free of charge. The joint meeting with the Detroit Society of Genealogical Research (DSGR) will be on Saturday, November 10, at 11 a.m.



Tuesday, January 15, 2019
The French and Indian War  (OCGS Meetings)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
5500 N. Adams Road, Troy, MI 48098
Please note this meeting is moved to the second Tuesday due to a conflict at the Church.
 
January 15, 2019: “The French and Indian War”
Derek Blount will discuss the war and how it made America.  He will discuss records, people and boundaries that changed in early colonial days.
 
The Oakland County Genealogical Society meets at 7:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month, October through June (except November) at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 5500 N. Adams Rd. (between Long Lake and Square Lake Roads) in Troy, Michigan. The church has a flat entrance and ample and lighted parking. Meetings are open to the public and free of charge.



Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Revolutionary War  (OCGS Meetings)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
5500 N. Adams Road, Troy, MI 48098
Richard Fellrath will offer tips for researching the Revolutionary War that began on April 19, 1775 in Lexington, Massachusetts.
 
The Oakland County Genealogical Society meets at 7:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month, October through June (except November) at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 5500 N. Adams Rd. (between Long Lake and Square Lake Roads) in Troy, Michigan. The church has a flat entrance and ample and lighted parking. Meetings are open to the public and free of charge.



Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Researching the War of 1812  (OCGS Meetings)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
5500 N. Adams Road, Troy, MI 48098
Jim Jackson will discuss the best methods to research The War of 1812.
 
The Oakland County Genealogical Society meets at 7:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month, October through June (except November) at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 5500 N. Adams Rd. (between Long Lake and Square Lake Roads) in Troy, Michigan. The church has a flat entrance and ample and lighted parking. Meetings are open to the public and free of charge.



Tuesday, April 2, 2019
WWI and WWII Military Records  (OCGS Meetings)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
5500 N. Adams Road, Troy, MI 48098
Cynthia Grostick will present a brief history of both conflicts, the various types of records that are available, alternative sources available if access to the records is not an option, and what we can do to remember these brave men and women who answered their nations call to arms.
 
The Oakland County Genealogical Society meets at 7:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month, October through June (except November) at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 5500 N. Adams Rd. (between Long Lake and Square Lake Roads) in Troy, Michigan. The church has a flat entrance and ample and lighted parking. Meetings are open to the public and free of charge.
 
 



Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Remember the Maine - the Spanish American War  (OCGS Meetings)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
5500 N. Adams Road, Troy, MI 48098
Derek Blount will cover the events leading up to and including the war; what kinds of artifacts and records were created and where to find them.
 
The Oakland County Genealogical Society meets at 7:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month, October through June (except November) at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 5500 N. Adams Rd. (between Long Lake and Square Lake Roads) in Troy, Michigan. The church has a flat entrance and ample and lighted parking. Meetings are open to the public and free of charge.



Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR)/Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) Membership Process  (OCGS Meetings)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
5500 N. Adams Road, Troy, MI 48098
Representatives from each heritage organization will talk about their organizations and how to apply for membership.
 
The Oakland County Genealogical Society meets at 7:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month, October through June (except November) at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 5500 N. Adams Rd. (between Long Lake and Square Lake Roads) in Troy, Michigan. The church has a flat entrance and ample and lighted parking. Meetings are open to the public and free of charge