Historical Groups & Genealogy
The Glencoe & District Historical Society is an incorporated non-profit volunteer organization. It is a member of the Ontario Historical Society and the Ontario Genealogical Society.
The London & Middlesex County Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society was organized in March 1968, just seven years after the formation of the Society. The Branch has held three very successful provincial conferences.
The territory covered by our Branch encompasses the City of London, Ontario (Wiki) and the historic townships of Middlesex County. Check out details about Townships and First Nations here.
Founded in 1995, Lucan Area Heritage is an integral part of the community. The Lucan Area Heritage currently consists of approximately 25 members, but we are always inviting new members to join
With the support of the Mayor, Council and staff of the Municipality, the Middlesex Centre Archives was established in 2013. In 2016 the Archives was incorporated through the Ontario Historical Society, and in 2017 we received charitable status from Revenue Canada. We are also a member of the Archives Association of Ontario.
The North Middlesex Historical Society is actively involved in the preservation of the history of North Middlesex through a Historical Society as well as a Museum and Research site located in Ailsa Craig in the former Baptist and Anglican Churches.
Formed in 2008, the Society focuses on local history in Strathroy-Caradoc & surrounding areas. We meet on the third Monday of each month (except for December, July & August. Our old venue has closed and we are looking for a new location.
The Westminster Historical Society was established on January 25, 1973. The aim of the Society is “…to be the discovery and the preservation of our Heritage, by the documentary, oral and visual projects”. This organization shall be carried on without the purpose of gain for its members. Any profit or other gains to the Organization shall be used in promoting its objectives. Our society is a member of the Ontario Historical Society.