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 currently closed for the winter and will reopen in May, 2018
For more information call Museum Director Elaine Hunter at the Museum -
Elaine checks the messages every day.
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.
The 2018 Calendar for Programs:
January 18th Unique, Ugly and the Unusual
March 15th War Dogs
April 19th Tom Neff
May 17th Mr. Lincoln and Mrs. Lincoln (Not Pam Dawson) Milford Library
July 19th Annual Picnic at Mary Jackson House
Sept 20th Better Made Potato chips
October 18th Polar Express Steam Engine
November 15th TBA
We are still looking for someone to take over from Sandi Muirhead as our Programs Chairperson. You do not have to be a Board Member to Chair this committee. Call Rena Valentine if you are interested in planning programs and procuring guest speakers for the programs