Southwest Butler County
P. O. Box 243, Hamilton, Ohio 45012
The Society is located in Hamilton, the county seat of Butler County,
Primary emphasis is placed on research in Hamilton City and the
townships; however, the Society frequently publishes material of value
to all Butler County researchers. Additionally, the Society welcomes
with an interest in genealogy without regard to ancestral location.
The Society aids in the collection, indexing, preservation, and
of Butler County records. The Society also actively assists individuals
in tracing their ancestry by means of lectures, educational workshops,
and provision of library, newsletters, and research assistance.
The Society usually meets on the third Wednesday of every month at
7:00 p.m. in the lower level of the Lane Public Library, North Third
Buckeye Streets, Hamilton, Ohio.
Upcoming Meetings: Contact John T. Pack
for more information
The Society Newsletter: Buckeye Branches
is distributed four times a year to all Society
members. Publishing abstracts of Butler County records has been a
for the newsletter. Ongoing projects include the abstracting of
from the Hamilton Intelligencer
as well as later Hamilton
The Society has also published Butler County Estate Inventory indexes,
abstracts of the death records of the Butler County Probate Court, and
tax lists. These features make the newsletter a valuable research tool
for local and out of state members. Ann Elam, Jan Betscher, Linda
Thompson and John Pack, are serving as editors of Buckeye Branches
The membership year runs from January 1 to December 31. Annual dues are
$10. Those who wish to apply for membership are invited to write the
Please send your name and address, surnames being researched, and dues
to Southwest Butler County Genealogical Society, P. O. Box 243,
Society Officers for 2004
John T. Pack
Dorothy Bailey, Vice President
Carol Glenn, Treasurer
Linda Thompson, Recording Secretary
Melanie Weber, Corresponding Secretary
TBA, Program Committee Chair
Ann Elam, Surname Committee Chair
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© 1998-2004 by David J. Endres
This site was created on July 4, 1998.
Last updated on 25 June 2004.