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.
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 Fall Tea, which is planned for November 16. To read more about the tea click here.
Thank you to our
2019 Home Tour
The Milford Historical Society wishes to thank our 2019 Home Tour Sponsors. Your support of this event helped us raise the money that we need to keep the
Historical Museum open.
Presenting sponsor -
Veterinary Care Specialists & VCS Pets First
Gold Level Sponsors -
Cranberry Park Assisted |Living and Memory Care
Silver Level Sponsors -
Heinsight Eye Care
Naranjo Insurance Agency
Americus Coney & Grill
Bronze Level Sponsors -
Huron Valley State Bank
Main Street Art
Jeffrey Stark -
Medilodge of Milford
Law Office of Jack Bolling
Thank you also to the many supporters who displayed banner shingles on our Home Tour banners.
The Milford Historical Museum
The Museum is currently closed. It will reopen for the 2020 season in May and will
usually be open on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 1 -
For more information call the Museum -
All events, meetings and other activities of the Milford Historical Society have
been canceled or put on hold due to concerns and State guidance about the COVID-
Welcome Giving Tuesday Visitors -
If you landed here because you clicked on our Giving Tuesday link let me first say
thank you. It is important in times like we are now experiencing to continue to support
the things that enrich our culture -
Please give what you can to support The Milford Historical Society and its mission
to collect, preserve and share the history of Milford. We are a small, mostly volunteer
organization with a very limited budget, so we don’t have a fancy, on-
The Milford Historical Society
124 E. Commerce St.
Milford, MI 48381
Thank you and God bless.