General Information


The Venango County Genealogical Club is  located on the 2nd floor of the Oil City Library at 2 Central Avenue in Oil City, PA, 16301. This small, all volunteer club is dedicated to assisting patrons in locating available historical and genealogical information from Venango County sources.

Dues are $10 per year (January 1 to December 31) if our quarterly newsletter may be sent as an email attachment and $15 per year if newsletters must be sent through the U.S. Postal Service. Members may submit one free newsletter query per year requesting family information from newsletter recipients. Because of possible space constraints, newsletter queries should be limited to approximately 40 words.

To submit a query requesting information, email us at  Please provide as much information as possible. Volunteers will attempt to answer queries and other emails as time permits but, with extremely limited hours of operation, please allow up to two weeks for a response.

Please note we have a new phone number: 814-678-3074.  Normally, the only time someone is available to answer the phone is Saturday from 1 to 5 pm.