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The Milford Historical Society now offers help with Genealogy research. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org to get in touch with our researchers.
Member Contributed Content -
Moments in Time -
The local 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 open for the 2018 season and is usually opone on Wednesdays, Saturdays
and Sundays from 1 -
For more information call the 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 Board of Directors voted at the February meeting to submit a recommended set
of changes to our By-
Sept 20th General Membership meeting at the Milford United
Methodist Church on Atlantic St in Milford. Start time is 6:30
with a pot luck dinner. There is a short business meeting and
then the program about Detroit’s own Better Made Potato chips
Pot luck assignments— A—F– Desserts ,G—Q—Main dishes, R—Z— Side/Salad Dishes
The 2018 Milford Home Tour
The Milford Historical Society is excited to present the 42nd Annual Milford Home Tour, this year featuring 6 wonderful homes, as well as our great Milford Historical Museum and the Pioneer Log Cabin next the Milford Fire Station.
800 E. Commece Rd
405 Hickory St
702 E. Huron St
324 East St
2018 Home Tour dates -
The homes will be open from 11 AM until 5 PM both days. Ticket prices are $20 for adults and $15 for seniors over age 65 and teens above the age of 12. Tickets may be purchased starting in August at Acorn Farm, Your Nesting Place and Main Street Art, as well as at the Milford Historical Museum. All proceeds from the Home Tour go to support the operation of the Milford Historical Museum.
335 S. Houghton
540 Union St
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.