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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.
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.
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.
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.
Thank you to our
2018 Home Tour
The Milford Historical Society wishes to thank our 2018 Home Tour Sponsors. You support of this event helped us raise the money that we need to keep the
Historical Museum open.
Presenting sponsor -
Veterinary Care Spoecialists & VCS Pets First
Platinum Level Sponsor -
Motto Mortgage Direct
Gold Level Sponsors -
Naranjo Insurance Agency
Silver Level Sponsors -
Ellis Brothers Collision
Heinsight Eye Care
Acericus Coney & Grill
Bronze Level Sponsors -
Huron Valley State Bank
Digital Document Store
M.J. Whelan Construction
Milford Family Dentistry
Main Street Art
Jeffrey Stark -
The Milford Historical Museum
The Museum will open fo rhte 2019 on May 11 and will usually be open on Wednesdays,
Saturdays and Sundays from 1 -
For more information call the Museum -
April 18 -
Author, Bruce Annett will show pictures, and discuss facts and fiction about the asylum.
Pot luck Assignments—Pot luck assignments— A—F–Desserts G—Q—Side and Salads, R—Z— Main Dish
Meeting starts at 6:30 at the Milford Senior Center at 1050 Atlantic Ave.
The Board of Directors voted at the February meeting to submit a recommended set
of changes to our By-
The Spring Tea at the Mart Jackson house on Canal St. is scheduled for Saturday April 27. Seatings will take place from 11 AM until 1 PM and from 2 PM until 4 PM.
Historic Preservation Survey
Click here to go to a brief survey that is being conducted to determine the interest level in historic building preservation
Sign up for the 2019 4th of July parade by printing our an application and getting it back into us. The Theme this year is the celebration of the 150th anniversary of the creation of the Village of Milford. Click here for the Parade application