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Historical Society

The Morgan Township Historical Society is an organization which exists to collect and preserve historical records of the township. These resources will be made available to educate and promote an appreciation of the local history. The Morgan Township Historical Society is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization.  Donations, monetary, photos or Morgan Township items, to the Historical Society are gladly accepted and greatly appreciated.  All donations are tax deductible. Please contact a Morgan Township Officer to make a donation.  

The Historical Society meetings are held at the Morgan Township Administration Building located at 3141 Chapel Road on the third Saturday of each month at 10:00 am from March through December. Visitors are always welcome to the meetings where coffee and cookies are available during the social period prior to the meeting of the day. Executive committee meetings, as convened by the President, are held in the newly restored 1858 Township House and Museum.

Check out our Facebook page for all the Morgan Township Historical Society's information and photos! Don't forget to like our page!


Is your group or organization interested in learning more about the history of Morgan Township? If you belong to an organization, church group, scout troop or 4-H club that would like a private tour of the 1858 Morgan Township Museum, please call 513-738-0845 to find out how to set up your tour and for more information. Please note, there is a limit of 25 per tour.


Did you know??? 
The Morgan Township Historical Society not only accepts monetary donations, but also accepts photos, articles, and items pertaining to Morgan Township's history. Many times, lifetime residents of Morgan Township donate their personal photos, newspaper articles, and personal items to the Historical Society Museum to share their Morgan Township history with others. If you have items you think the Historical Society may be interested in and would like to donate them, contact Neil Westridge, President or Jill Evans, Historian.  Thank you for supporting the Morgan Township Historical Society and for continuing to preserve the townships history.

If you would like to donate to or become a member of the Historical Society, we'll gladly accept your membership and/or donation. Please see below for how to become a member or make a donation. 

Need to renew your dues or interested in becoming a member of the Morgan Township Historical Society? It's easy to do! 
Mail your name, address, phone number and email address, along with your check to:

Jon Stow, Treasurer
P.O Box 9
Shandon, OH 45063

Single Membership: $5.00     Family:  $10.00     Individual Life Member:  $100.00

Please make all checks payable to Morgan Township Historical Society.  Thank you for your support!

***************DON'T FORGET TO PAY YOUR 2023 MORGAN TOWNSHIP SOCIETY DUES!***************


 The Morgan Township Historical Society is on "Winter Break". 
We'll see you at the March 18, 2023 meeting!

MARCH 18, 2023
APRIL 15, 2023
MAY, 20, 2023

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OfficersExecutive Board
PresidentWalter Neal Westrich513-738-3286
Vice PresidentMidge King 
SecretaryCarol King Crane 
TreasurerJon Stow
Jill Evans - Museum Curator
Gayle Arnold
Paul Tony Cecere
Chip Gettle
BJ Miller
Mike Risenberrg
Shirley Swartz

The 1858 Township House and Museum:
6464 Okeana Drewersburg Rd.
Okeana, OH 45053

Mailing Address:
Morgan Township Historical Society                                                        
PO Box 20
Shandon, OH 45063