If you have research interests
in the Quinte area, or live in the area and enjoy interacting with other
genealogists (many of our local members have interests worldwide), join with
over 300 other branch members for:
- four digital issues per
year of The Quinte Searchlight, our quarterly newsletter
- four research queries
per year in
The Quinte Searchlight
- discount of $10 off first hour of research
- nine branch meetings
per year with guest speakers, fellowship, book table, and refreshments
- annual Crouse-Wanamaker Lecture
- sharing of information and
research experiences with other members
- an opportunity to volunteer and
participate in a variety of interesting activities, including cemetery
transcribing and indexing
in the Quinte Branch is just $10.00, in addition to full membership in the
Ontario Genealogical Society (currently $63, students $26). Note: Partial
Year Membership is $37 - June 1 to October 31 only available for new
members, or past members expired for 2 years or more. Family membership
and Institutional membership is also
available--the branch fee of $10.00 covers all family members at the same
address, provided they are in the family category with OGS.
To become a member of the Quinte Branch
and the OGS you can complete your
Request using the secure server at the Ontario Genealogical Society
website. NOTE: For information about the
Family Campaign for 2018 memberships,
check details here. Recruit a new member and receive discount on
both memberships. (Offer expires 31 December 2017)
Membership Benefits in the
Ontario Genealogical Society, with 32 Branches and SIGs in
- Receive our quarterly journal Families, providing
an outlet for genealogical writing with an Ontario focus, as well as
interesting articles about family history innovations and pursuits,
and opportunities for researchers to solicit help with their
genealogical brick walls.
- Receive our quarterly NewsLeaf which
provides current information in the field of genealogy and
information about Society events.
- JSTOR for Family Research $50
OGS Member Discount. With more than 2,000 scholarly journals
spanning 300 years, JSTOR connects researchers with scholarship from
the leading academics worldwide.
- Attend our live Genealogy
Webinars (Available to the Public & Members), or access the
archived versions at your convenience (Available only to Members).
LivingDNA helps people to
understand more about their ancestry by using state-of-the-art
technology to link ancestry to regions in specific countries. OGS
members are offered a DNA test from the UK’s LivingDNA for only
- Get a member’s reduced
registration cost to attend our Annual Conference with
over 40 lectures and workshops to hone
your skills. OGS members also receive “member rates” to attend
conferences of the Quebec Family History Society.
- The New
York Genealogical and Biographical Society is the largest
genealogical society in New York State and offers OGS members a 25%
discount off the usual individual membership pricing.
Shop the Hound is a
well-regarded Canadian retailer of the Flip-Pal Mobile Scanner and
offers members a 5% discount on anything in the store until December
- Get access to the Members Only
section of the website and the following databases or collections;
searchable digital copies of Families from 1962 to the present, Conference
Wall of Ancestors 2009-2013, Memorial Database, Independent
Order Of Foresters Insurance Papers Database, Strays database, Church
Histories, Roman Catholic Diocese of London.
- In addition to special free draws
and promotions, members get a 10% discount on genealogy courses and
packages, including eleven Certificate Programs, offered by the National
Institute for Genealogical Studies.
- Get a 50% discount on a
Findmypast 12-month world
Premium membership, with access to over 8 billion historical
- Get a reduced OGS member cost when
you apply for a certificate for one of our Heritage Societies or our
provides high quality Media Transfer Services for film, slides etc.
Enjoy special OGS membership discounts.
- Receive discounts to some of our
sister organizations across Canada (more information) [Manitoba,
Saskatchewan and British Columbia]
Wearhouse offers a “download & print” certificate to receive a
10% discount savings. You will need to present the certificate to
- Get special pricing from CDW, a
leading provider of technology products and services for business,
government and education. Learn more about who CDW is, what we do,
who we do it for and how. – CDW Canada
- New! Get 5% to 30% off of Budget
Car Rental Rates – Budget Car
- OGS is the portal through which
you can join any number of our 34 Branches and Special Interest
Groups in order to take advantage of the materials that have been
indexed or digitized for geographical regions of Ontario, and to
research areas of special interest. Some Branches and SIGs have a
Member’s Only section of their website in which many genealogical
treasures reside. Branches/SIGs may offer members of OGS reduced
rates for research and involvement in education programs. Each
Branch/SIG has a small additional membership fee.
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Ontario Genealogical Society
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