Allen County Genealogy Society Members Photos
"Through The Years"
Photos and info of the Allen County First Families
Taken June 22, 2003 Society Meeting
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We welcome you to attend

Snowflower and Members 5-22-04
Chuck Brogee and Helen Spyker welcome Richard Franklin into
2004 First Families.
2004 New Members of First Families of
Allen County
Allen County First Families
Were your ancestors in Allen County before 1840?
Then you may be eligible to become a member of the Allen County First Families. You must be a member of the ACGS and the application must be turned in by June 1St. Once your ancestors are proven, an induction ceremony is held in July. You will receive a FF pin & certificate. 
For more information and to receive an application contact Chuck Brogee
Debbie on the floor as guests walk over her to practice Grave dowsing, a presentation given by Gloria Motter
Bill Huber 3-20-05
Kelly Seibert 6-05
Chuck Brogee 2005 FF
Debbie Carder
2005 FF
Lima Mayor Dave Berger 2005
County Commissioner Dan Reiff
Glenna Meckstroh
County Commissioner Dan Reiff
Lima Mayor Dave Berger
Allen county First Families 2005
Jim Motter & Bill Huber 2004 OGS Conference
Judy H.-Cemetery Chair  Jean Barnes-OGS Trustee
2002 OGSConference
Gloria M. & Bill H
  2002 OGS Conference
Two members were inducted into the Civil War Families of Ohio, 2005 OGS Conference. Gaylord Kollars, 3rd in front row and Debbie Carder, 3rd in back row.
OGS president Diane Van Skiver Gagel and ACGS president Deborah Carder at Civil War Families of Ohio Induction
April 15, 2005
Congratulaions Debbie!
Debbie Carder Mayes
2007 Vice President
Print Application Here
Print Application Here
Kenny Burck presenting Debbie with FFO certificate 2006
Field Trip Ft. Amanda
Dowsing Presentation
Gloria Motter marking unknown graves found while dowsing 2006
Gloria Motter & group talking about the history of Ft Amanda 2006
Debbie  First Families Ohio  2006
Home I FF Application I Membership I Post Cards I Links I Surnames I Email
Home I FF Application I Membership I Post Cards I Links I Surnames I Email
Chuck Brogee, First Family Chairman & President Allen County Chapter of OGS
Betty Watkins
Member at Large &
Hospitality Chairperson
2006 First Family members
L to R - Charlotte Wallace, Jo Staley, Janet Hutchinson, Chuck Brogee, June Estes, and Deb Carder
Chuck Brogee, Helen Spyker, Maxine Leis with new FF member Bobert Maus.
2007 First Family Inductees
George Wolf
Gary Williams
2007 Christmas Party
Check being donated to the ACGS from AEP
Terry Purke