OGSGS Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest is the annual meeting of the Orangeburgh German-Swiss Genealogical Society. Usually held on a Friday and Saturday in mid-October it is a forum where researchers come together to have fun and share sources of genealogical materials and good food. It is a perfect opportunity to meet fellow family history researchers in person. Everyone with an interest in family history research in the area of the original Orangeburgh District is welcome to attend. Society membership is not required.

Oktoberfest 2017

The 2017 Oktoberfest meeting was held October 20 and 21, 2017 at the First Baptist Church Family Life Center in Orangeburg, South Carolina. There were about 70 attendees. Highlights of the meeting will be posted below.

Oktoberfest 2018

To be announced.

Past Meetings