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 -
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 248-
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 Michigan Preservation 14th Annual Rsource Guide
NOTE: This is big PDF file
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 Usually planned for November. The tea may be canceled due to the Covid-
The Milford Historical Museum
The Museum will be closing for the year after the Holiday Open House. Visit the museum during the Open House from 11 Am until 3 PM.
We need volunteer docents for 2022. Please call the museum and leave your name and a phone number if you are interested in volunteering to be a docent next year. We will be conducting docent training in December.Call 248-
A special thank you to our
2020 Home Tour Sponsors
Even though we had to cancel our 2020 Home Tour, we appealed to past Home Tour Sponsors for support of the Milford Historical Society and the operation of the Milford Historical Museum. The following companies stepped up to support us in this time of need.
Heinsight Eye Care
Naranjo Insurance Agency
Huron Valley State Bank
Main Street Art
Thank them when you see them or visit the business
We have a new Museum Director!
We are happy to announce that Jill Eastcott has accepted the position of Director of thre Milford Historical Museum. Jill brings an impressive set of credentials to the job and a great set of contacts in the history world at the state level.
The local obituaries from 1929 through 1949 have been indexed and made available online. The index is available at http://milfordlibrary.info/find-
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.
Click on Graphic to view flyer
As we approach the end of the year, we are asking for your donations to support our mission of preserving and sharing the history of the Milford community. We are hoping to start the New Year with new programing and exhibits to share the unique history of the Milford area. As you consider your end of year giving, please include the Milford Historical Society in your list of worthy recipients.
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