Discover your family's story.
Start with your name.
The Milford Historical Society now offers help with Genealogy research. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org to get in touch with our researchers.
An enjoyable video history of Milford, Michigan from YouTube
The Mary Jackson Teas Cookbook is available at the Museum and a new set of update pages will be available at the Spring Tea, which is planned for April 26. To read more about the tea click here.
Member Contributed Content -
Moments in Time -
Home Tour 2017 Sponsors
Presenting Sponsor -
Veterinary Care Specialists
Platinum Level -
The Spinal Column
Gold Level -
MediLodge of Milford
Silver Level -
Law Office of Jack Bolling
Community Choice CU
Ellis Brothers Collision
Bronze Level -
The Clothing Cove, The Digital Document Store, Primerica, Mathnasium of West Huron
Valley, Jeffrey Stark -
Now the obituaries from 1929 through 1949 have been indexed and made available online. The index is available at .
Back issues of the Milford Times, from 1871 to 1931 from our microfilm archives are
now available for viewing at the Clarke History Museum site. The URL for the portal
site with all of the papers is -
Page down to Oakland County to find the Milford Times copies.
The Milford Historical Museum
Is open Wednesdays Saturdays and Sundays from 1 PM until 4 PMFor special tours call
the Museum Director Elaine Hunter at the Museum -
Please leave a message if no one answers -
It’s not quite that easy, but if you push the button you’ll end up on a page that will help you help the Milford Historical Society
Click here to visit a nice blog post on the DetroitDvotion blog about a visit to the Haven Hill site in Highland and to the Milford Historical Museum
Remembering Milford’s Own Mary Jackson -
Historic Pictures From Milford, Michigan Available for Sale -
We have undertaken a fund-
Pictures suitable for framing will be for sale in the Museum. Call the Museum at
Photos@milfordhistory.org for more information. Sizes available are 10”, 14”, 20” and 24”, where that is the longest dimension of the print; with prices ranging from $30 to $120.
Sep 14—General Membership Meeting at Milford United Methodist Church—6:30 PM POT LUCK—A—F– Salads or Sides Dishes' G—Q—Main Dish R—Z— Desserts
Oct 19— General Membership Meeting at the United Methodist Church at 6:30 PM. POT LUCK—A—F– Main Dishes G—Q—Desserts R—Z— Side Dishes or Salads
November Speaker: Ric Mixter
Millions of television viewers recognize Ric Mixter as a shipwreck researcher, diving over 100 shipwrecks in the Great Lakes, including the Edmund Fitzgerald. He has produced over 30 programs for PBS and the Outdoor Channel, and appeared as a shipwreck expert on the History and Discovery Channels. He leads the pack when it comes to sharing our unique underwater resources with the general public, and thousands of dive show patrons and countless school kids know him as the energetic story teller who uses video like no other presenter can.
Fall Tea at the Mary Jackson House -