• History

    The first settler to arrive in the Milford area was the Rev. Francis McCormick, a Revolutionary War soldier with a thousand acre land grant, in 1796. He built his log cabin on the hill at the present 1000 Forest Ave. In 1797 he founded the first Methodist Class in the Northwest Territory. The Village of More Info

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  • Promont

    Promont is a Victorian mansion circa 1865 and the former home of John M. Pattison, Ohio’s 43rd Governor. It is currently owned and operated as a museum by the Greater Milford Area Historical Society. The museum features period furnishings, a reference library, changing exhibits, and a gift shop. Docent-led or self-guided tours are available on More Info

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  • Research/Library

    The Leonard L. Harding, Jr. Library serves as a limited access historical library featuring information on Clermont County and the Greater Milford area.

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  • Weddings & Events

    Nestled amongst the trees on top of a hill overlooking Milford, Promont is an ideal location for weddings, bridal showers, afternoon teas, corporate meetings, and more. Promont’s Italianate architecture acts as a beautiful backdrop, adding a touch of old-world elegance to any event. Inside, the vaulted ceilings and intricate woodwork create an intimate ambiance for More Info

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  • Gift Shop

    Shop our unique Gift Shop!

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GMAHS Genealogy Services

Your family’s history is special. It can unlock the mystery of your past and give you a sense of being – not to mention the fact that it’s fun to learn more about your ancestors!

GMAHS loves working with our community to discover more about their family’s past. That’s why we offer Genealogy Services. For a fee of $100, you will receive:

  • A hand-written family tree that stretches back five generations
  • One hour of photo scanning of important family images with the images provided digitally on a CD for future use
  • A written report about your family’s history
  • Tutoring on use of ancestry.com for continued individual research
  • Assistance, as needed, for entering information online

To discover more about our Genealogy Services, contact us at (513) 248-0324 or info@milfordhistory.net.