The Jackson County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society formed in the 1980. The newly elected officers for the chapter consisted of:
- President, Robert Wiseman
- Vice-President, Ruth Hayth
- Secretary, Alice Louderback
- Treasurer, Louise Hankey
The first newsletter was published in March of 1981 (1981-03 Mar (Vol.1 No.1)) and list 31 members for the year 1981.
We meet on the second Saturday of every month at the Jackson City Library (Potter Room). Meetings start at 10:30 a.m. and we normally have a program right after our business meeting.