The Belmont County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society will hold its monthly meeting on Sunday, April 9, 2017, at 3 p.m., in the Genealogy Room, at Barnesville Hutton Memorial Library, 308 East Main Street, Barnesville, Ohio.

The program will be how to apply for First Families and Pioneer Families of Belmont County, Ohio. Specifications for First Families is that you must be a direct descendent of an individual who settled in Belmont County before 1830. Pioneer Families must be those who settled in Belmont County before 1850. Our meetings are free and open to the public. Come join in the excitement of finding your family's history.

For more information or in case of inclement weather, contact: Ann Clayton (740) 425-1498 or e-mail aclayton1033@comcast.net; Sandy Saffield (740) 425-1760 or e-mail sandysaff@yahoo.com; Ellen Brown (740) 425-1509 or e-mail Rose-ebrown@comcast.net.