New members of the Lineage Societies of the Monroe County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society were recently welcomed at the chapter’s annual Lineage Societies Reception. First Families Chairperson Jeanne Schwall introduced the new First Families members as William Patrick Graham of Columbus, Rosemary Hitt of Wellsville and Alan Berry. Mr. Graham’s ancestors were Robert Longwell, Martha Ferrell and James S. Ferrell. Mrs. Hitt’s ancestor was Joseph G. Cline. Mr. Berry’s ancestors were Daniel Dye, James Dye, Elizabeth Dye, John Dye and Ary Ridgeway.
From left are Alan Berry, Wm. Patrick Graham, Rosemary Hitt, Lary Cline, FF Chair Jeanne Schwall, Mark Cline (representing memorial membership of Harry R. Cline), MCC-OGS president Gary Hogue.
Five new members were added to the Klein-Cline Lineage Society and were introduced by Harley Dakin, the coordinator of this group. Memorial memberships were given for Wilbur Cline and Harry R. Cline, an honorary membership for Alan Berry and Larry Cline of Parkersburg became a new member of the group.
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