Clark County Genealogical Society

Clark County Genealogical Society

A Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society

The office of the Clark County Genealogical Society is located on the third floor of the Clark County Heritage Center within the Fisher Family Library and Archives. Contact chapter members in their office Wednesday-Saturday from 10am-5pm at 937-324-0657 ext. 230. Mailing address: Clark County Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 2524 Springfield, Ohio 45501.


Meetings are held the second Saturday of the month at 11:30 a.m. at the Park Shopping Center Branch of the Clark County Public Library at 1119 Bechtle Avenue, Springfield, Ohio. All meetings are open to the public. At meetings you can find out about becoming a member of the Genealogical Society or a member of the First Families and/or Settlers of Clark County. The yearly membership fee is $12.00 for one person or $15.00 for a family membership.

Resources & Research

The research library of the Clark County Genealogical Society has been combined with the holdings of the Heritage Center, and is available to researchers.

Resources include a large card file of obituaries, marriages, newspaper clippings regarding veterans, and burials; cemetery readings; surname files; five generation charts; newspaper abstracts for 1829 – 1841; LDS microfiche of documents related to Clark County, and family histories.

The Fisher Family Library and Archives holdings include old newspapers, original wills, biographical information, maps and plat books, photographs, and much, much more.

Index to Clark County Genealogical Society Quarterly Newsletters 2007-2012