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2/9/2019--New records in the member's area: 4,205 records have been added to the Oakview Interments; 6,128 remain to be transcribed. Volume 39 of our Quarterly, Acorns to Oaks has been indexed and uploaded. The index is an every name index to all 39 volumes is available here.
 
4/11/21018--New Index to Acorns To Oaks in the main menu item "Free information & Data" on the left menu. Thanks to the Detroit Society For Genealogical Research for allowing us to use their programming, and to Jim Jackson who provided a CVS file of his index to issues 1-30. Pam Warren has indexed issues 31-38. We will need volunteers to add indexes to future issues to the online index. Members who discover a name of interest in the index may view the issue my signing in to our member's area, where our back issues are posted.
 
New records in the member's area on 3/1/2018: volumes 27-38 of of Acorns to Oaks.
 
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The Oakland County (Michigan) Genealogical Society was founded in 1977 and is a nonprofit organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954. Donations, gifts and legacies are deductible.  The Society promotes and encourages an interest in genealogy and related fields among its members and the general public. Read more about OCGS.

The Oakland County Genealogical Society meets at 7:00 pm on the first Tuesday of the month, October through June, except November, at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 5500 North Adams Troy, MI 48098 (between Long Lake and Square Lake Roads). The November meeting is a joint meeting with the Detroit Society for Genealogical Research and is held on a Saturday, with a social hour with refreshments at 11 a.m. The church has a flat entrance and ample lighted parking. Meetings are open to the public and free of charge; all are welcome. You can access our meeting schedule here.

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May 25th
Underground Railroad Historic Site Tour III – Dr. Willie Payne
Oakland County Pioneer and Historical Society program. Tell them you read about it on the Oakland County Genealogical Society Website. This tour explores sites in Pontiac, Orchard Lake, Walled Lake, Farmington and Detroit used to harbor southern fugitive slaves. You’ll hear stories of how local abolitionists helped them escape ...

June 2nd
Google Drive Webinar
Northville Genealogical Society 1:15 - Roundtable Discussions 2:30 - General Meeting 3:00 - Speaker -- webinar by Thomas MacEntee

June 4th
Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR)/Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) Membership Process
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 ...