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Genealogical Society is located at:         


            307 Center Street

            Dennison, Ohio


            Phone: (740) 922-0531        www.mapquest.com

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 5 Nov 2016

First Family and Fall Banquet


Tickets are now on sale for the Tuscarawas County Genealogical Society's First Family and Fall Banquet, which will be held at Dutch Valley Restaurant, 1343 Old Route 39, Sugarcreek, on Saturday, Nov. 5. The event begins at 5:30 p.m., with dinner at 6.
Pre-paid reservations are due by Tuesday, Oct. 18.
Cost is $20 for adults, $8 for children ages 3 to 10 and free for under age 2.
Dinner includes baked chicken, roast beef, salad, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, dressing, noodles, dinner rolls, beverage and assorted pies for dessert.
Reservations can be made by writing to TCGS, P.O. Box 83, Dennison, Ohio 44621, or drop off reservations at the library during normal library hours. Reservations should include the number of adults attending and the number of children attending.



Monthly Meeting

The society meets monthly, on the first Monday, at the society library in Dennison.  Most meetings are held at 7:30 PM        


Library Hours



Hours are as follows:

Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday

11:00 AM to 3:00 PM


We will no longer be open on Fridays or Thursday evenings


For our out-of-state visitors, other days/evenings or hours may be arranged for research with a three day prior notice.  Call (740) 269-2203 to make an appointment.


Parking is free. 


New Mailing Address:

Tuscarawas County Genealogical Society

PO Box 83

Dennison, OH 44621-0083


Old Mailing Address (Will maintain) :

        P.O. Box 141

        New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663-0141


The Tuscarawas County Genealogical Society was formed in 1968 and is a not-for-profit organization.  We rely solely on dues, book sales and donations for our support.  We do not receive any public money and are not affiliated with the county or any public library. Any financial contribution is greatly appreciated and will go to preserve your past.




TIMES REPORTER INDEX 2012 now online

The notices and obituaries appearing in the Times-Reporter from 2003 to 2011 have been indexed and are now online.  Go to the Obituary Index tab and follow the links.  All of the obituaries and notices appearing are available at the library.


Membership Information

Membership is by calendar year.

    4 Newsletters per year

       Jan/Feb/Mar     Apr/May/Jun       Jul/Aug/Sep   Oct/Nov/Dec

          Free Queries in newsletters for members.  Non members are asked to pay $2.00 per query notice in the newsletter.

          End of year index


Dues 2015:

       Yearly Membership       Single $   15.00      Couple $  20.00

    Lifetime Membership       Single $  150.00     Couple $ 200.00


An updated Five Generation Chart is requested of each member.



Research Fees

    Library Use for Non-Members

Since the only income the Tuscarawas County Genealogical Society is from membership and book sales, the library in 2006 decided to raise the library use fee.   For non-members the charge will be $3.00 per person or $5.00 per couple per day.




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Queries will be printed in "Footprints" free at your request.  Non members are asked to pay $2.00 per query notice in the newsletter.


    Contacting the Society

Inquiries / Lookups       Research Secretary

                                 P.O. Box 83

                                Dennison, Ohio 44621-0083


Web page                   Computer Committee

                                 P.O. Box 83

                                 Dennison, Ohio 44621-0083