LAMBTON COUNTY BRANCH

ONTARIO GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY

Since 15 August 1996.

The Lambton County Branch is a non-profit organization of people sharing an interest in family history and genealogy. It was organized in 1984.

 MEETINGS are usually held the 2nd Tuesday of each month excluding July & August at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1400 Murphy Rd., Sarnia. There is a Family History Centre located at this church. Occasionally meetings are held at various locations in the county. All interested persons are invited to attend. Click on MEETINGS to see our schedule of dates, topics, and speakers.

To be a member of the Lambton branch you must first be a member of the Ontario Genealogical Society (OGS). The 2019 Membership fee for OGS is $63.00 (watch for early bird specials) and the Membership fee for the Lambton Branch is an additional $12.00 per year. Join the OGS Community

What do you get being OGS member

What you get for being a Lambton member

Our Members Only web site is filled with many indexes, books, All Newsletters from 2006 till present, & collections you can only find in the Lambton Archives Lambton files. members willing to help members and discounted cost in research from afar. No fee for going to the Lambton Archives.

Receive an OGS membership information Here  Ontario Genealogical Society 2100 Steeles Ave. West, Unit #202  Concord, ON. L4K 2V1 Canada

Lambton Lifeline, our quarterly publication, is sent to all members. It includes Queries (an announcement of a request for information)2 free Queries each year, research information, family history articles, library additions, upcoming events of genealogical interest and our meetings.

The society helps its nearly 230 members and many others whose roots are in Lambton County locate early data and sometimes relatives.

Research requests for members and non-members are answered by our research team. A minimum fee of $40.00 for non-members must accompany the request for research. A minimum fee for members once a year is $15.00 pre-hour and get one hour free.   We can also electronically search our new digitized in search requests for full details. The branch now has PayPal online this method will let research or purchases be done in a more timely manner. branch members have a discounted price formation for a small fee of $5.00. Click on Research requests for full details. The branch now has PayPal online this method will let research or purchases be done in a more timely manner, branch members have a discounted price.

Branch Cemetery indexes are in the Lambton Name Search. Indexes have been moved to the Ontario Genealogical Society site. They now can be found in the TONI index. Full details are in the published transcriptions and can be purchased at the  Cemeteries pages, digital copies to be bought thought the OGS E-Store. Single pages can be ordered on this web site (the drop-down arrow) will let you add more than one page. All Lambton cemeteries are free to members in the members-only site 

Copies of the Lambton branch publications along with its other holdings and genealogical research material are housed in the Lambton County Archives (Formal Name Change: Lambton Room to Lambton County Archives) at the Lambton County Library Headquarters, 789 Broadway St., Wyoming Ontario. Exit 25 (South) from Highway 402. NEW Phone 519-845-5426 use the toll-free number 1-866-324-6912 to avoid charges.

HOURS: Monday to Friday from 9 am to 5 pm on Tuesday and Thursday from 6 pm to 9 pm and Saturday from 12 to 5 pm. CLOSED HOLIDAY WEEKENDS.

As a result, our contact information has changed. For assistance with genealogical and local history inquiries please email us at lambton@ogs.on.ca

 To keep informed of updates and events, please like us on Facebook at: 

https://www.facebook.com/groups/LambtonBranchOGS/

there many other Lambton History Face book pages like https://www.facebook.com/groups/lostlambtonfound/

for just one must be facebook member and join

There is a list of the holding of the Branch Library at:

Library Holdings of Lambton branch O.G.S.

Other sources of  Lambton County information are:

Lambton County Archives

Formerly called the Lambton Room, the Lambton County Archives is your one-stop- spot for family history research in Lambton County

Sarnia Library

   located at 124 Christina Street South at the intersection of Wellington Street. Open Daily, which has microfilm of Ontario census and the local newspapers. ( also other newspaper like the London free press)

Lambton County Oil Museum

Visitors from around the world tour the oil Museum of Canada to learn the story of Canada Oil Pioneers a unique and captivating era of history!

Lambton County Heritage Museum Located on High 21 south of grand bend.

Moore Township Museum

Located at 94 Moore line Moorestown, Ontario, Canada N0N 1M0. Just 25 minutes south of Sarnia, Ontario. 

call

Toll-free: 855-MY ROOTS (855-697-6687) ex314

leave a message and return phone number

 Chair Person: 2019 Open  lambton@ogs.on.ca

Phone:

Pass Chairperson 2017: Karen Ferguson: lambtonpasschair@ogs.on.ca

Phone: (519) 383-7436

or write to NEW ADDRESS

Lambton County Archives

o/c Lambton County Branch O.G.S.

P.O. Box 3100

 787 Broadway Street

 Wyoming, Ontario  N0N 1T0

PAY PAL has been added  to the Lambton County Branch OGS web site for quicker  searches replies and digital orders of records

Branch Council-Lambton County Branch OGS 2019

Past Chair 2019 Noreen Croxford

Lambton membership  2019 Karen Ferguson   lambtonmembership@ogs.on.ca

Lambton Treasurer  Nancy Brown  mailto:lambtontreasurer@ogs.on.ca

Lambton Newsletter Editor Alan Campbell   mailto:lambtonnewsletters@ogs.on.ca 

Lambton Webmaster Jane Teskey

mailto:lambton@ogs.on.ca

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Revised information Jan 2019