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The Milford Historian -

A bimonthly newsletter from

The Milford Historical Society


To submit and article for inclusion in the next Milford Historian, email the Historian Editor

Current Edition  - Jan-Feb , 2020

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Milford Historical Society Schedule of Events for 2019


All public events for March have been canceled due to the Corona virus outbreak. Check back to see if events scheduled for April are impacted.


April 25 - Spring Tea and the Mary Jackson House. CANCELED


May 15 - Museum Exhibits Preview (invitation only) prior to the Museum opening for the 2020 season.


May 16 - Museum opens for the 2020 season


May 21 - General Membership Meeting - location TBD. Meeting starts at 6:30 with a pot luck dinner. The program will be “Ice Cutting in the Old Days” by Pat Burgess


July 4 - Independence Day Parade in downtown Milford


July 11 & 12 - Granny’s Attict Sale at the museum


July 19 - Annual Picnic - at the Mary Jackson House - program “Bee Keeping” by Donna Boushell


August 1  - Mid-Summer Fun Day at the Museum


September 17 - General Membership Meeting - at Milford United Methodist Church at 1200 Atlantic St, Milford, MI. Meeting starts at 6:30 with a pot luck dinner. The program will be Milford Women and the Vote - a presentation the Suffragette Movement in Milford.


September 19 & 20 - Milford Home Tour


October 25 - Haunted and Historical Halloween


October 31 - Trick or Treating at the Museum


November 14 - Fall Tea and the Mary Jackson House


November 19 - General Membership Meeting - at Milford United Methodist Church at 1200 Atlantic St, Milford, MI. Meeting starts at 6:30 with a pot luck dinner. Thanksgiving dinner and holiday entertainment.


Nov 21 - Exhibit Closing Reception and Museum Closing


December 19 - Ho9liday Open House at the Museum


NOTE: Linda Dagenhardt is the Programs Chairman. Please call Linda at 248-807-1204 with any questions or suggestions.






























November 11 - Fall Tea at the Mary Jackson House.


December - Museum Closes for the winter



Board Meetings

Jan 25   Feb 22   Mar 22   April 26   May 24   June 28   July 26   Aug 23   Sep 27   Oct 25   Nov 29

All board meetings take place at the Mary Jackson House (648 Canal St)  starting at 7 PM


Now the obituaries from 1929 through 1949 Milford Times have been indexed and made available online. The index is available at http://milfordlibrary.info/find-information/milford-times-obituary-request.


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Sign up your Kroger Rewards card for the Kroger Community  Rewards program and the Milford Historical Society will receive quarterly  donations from the Kroger program, based upon how much you spend at Kroger on groceries, gas and at the Pharmacy.


Click here or on the Kroger graphic to go to the Kroger Community Rewards site and sign up.



Do you sell things on eBay or maybe you have some things that youi’d like to sell there. Go to our eBay page and find out how you can sell on eBay and benefit the Milford Historical Society at the same time. When you get there, click on the Sell Now button for instructions. Get rid of your unwanted items and benefit the Historical Society, too.

Upcoming Meetings and Events

Historic Preservation Survey

Click here to go to a brief survey that is being conducted by young preservations  to determine the interest level in historic building preservation