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The Madeira Historical Society is organized for the purpose of discovery, preservation and dissemination of knowledge about the history of Madeira and the surrounding area; specifically, the discovery and collection of materials which help to establish and illustrate the history of the area; the preservation of materials for examination and study; and the dissemination of historical information.

Please support the Madeira Historical Society by dining at or ordering a carry out at Ruby Tuesday in Kenwood at 7800 Montgomery Road (near Staples & Old Navy) on:

Thursday – 9/18/14 from 11 AM – 11 PM

Friday – 9/19/14 from 11 AM – Midnight

Saturday – 9/20/14 from 11 AM – Midnight

Ruby Tuesday will donate 20% of your purchase to Madeira Historical Society.  You get a great meal and Madeira Historical Society gets your support!  A Ruby Tuesday Community GiveBack Program Flyer is required at the time of your order. Please download the flyer and take it with you or you and you can pick up additional flyers at McCabes Hardware, at Stock Yards Bank or at the Information Post in the front yard of the Miller House.  Thanks for your support!

Click to download a PDF of the Ruby Tuesday Flyer

Columns by Regina Villiers

These articles were featured weekly in Suburban Life-Press. There are over 600 stories about Madeira published over a span of fifteen years and we have the honor to host them on our website.

Regina is a longtime resident of the Madeira community, raised her family here, taught school in Madeira, and is legendary for providing over fifteen years of historical reading enjoyment. Her articles have been featured many times in many venues throughout the years. We are excited and proud to be able to share this history of our community with you.

2014 Schedule

Date Time Subject Location
9/6, Sat 11 AM – 3 PM Museum Open House Miller House – 7226 Miami Ave
9/18, Thurs 11 AM – 11 PM Fundraising Lunch/Dinner at Ruby Tuesday (Flyer Required) Ruby Tuesday – 7800 Montgomery Rd. Kenwood @ Sycamore Plaza
9/19, Fri 11 AM – Midnight Fundraising Lunch/Dinner at Ruby Tuesday (Flyer Required) Ruby Tuesday – 7800 Montgomery Rd. Kenwood @ Sycamore Plaza
9/20, Sat 11 AM – Midnight Fundraising Lunch/Dinner at Ruby Tuesday (Flyer Required) Ruby Tuesday – 7800 Montgomery Rd. Kenwood @ Sycamore Plaza
9/20, Sat 12:30 PM – 1 PM OPEN MEETING – Everyone Welcome – News about Madeira Historical Society Madeira Library 7200 Miami Ave
9/20, Sat 1 PM PROGRAM – All Welcome – Coming to Ohio in 1800 by Jim Williams Madeira Library 7200 Miami Ave
9/21, Sun 1 PM – 4 PM Museum Open House Miller House – 7226 Miami Ave

These are Eagle Scouts Evan Jenkins (left – did residences) and Kyle Jenkins (right – did landmarks), who did the Historic Audio tours.

Photo of Eagle Scouts Evan and Kyle Jenkins

The photo below is an interview with the Russ and Mary Lou DeMar.

Interview with the Demars

The photo below is an interview with Bill Case and Harriet Case Parker.

Bill Case and Harriet Case Parker being interviewed at the Miller House

Memberships

Click to download a PDF of the membership application form.

Membership is open to any person interested in the history of Madeira and the surrounding area.

Individual (18 and over) $15.00
Family (incudes all under 18) $25.00
Coporate $75.00
Student (under 18 with no family membership) $5.00
Centennial Club (Member give $1 for each year Madeira has been incorpoated as a village/city of Ohio) $104.00
Life (Head of Household, & Spouse) $750.00

Annual dues may be sent to:

Madeira Historical Society

c/o Donna Lienhart

7229 Longfield Dr.

Madeira, OH 45243

Historical Society Meetings – General membership meetings are held at the Madeira Public Library, please contact us for upcoming meeting details.

E-Mail – madeirahistoricalsociety@gmail.com

Madeira Historical Society

7226 Miami Ave.

Madeira, OH 45243

513-561-9069

Madeira Historical Society Board
President Bob Bartlett
Vice President Tom Frietch
Treasurer Donna Lienhart
Recording Secretary Janet Smith
Corresponding Secretary Katie Blackburn
Museum Director Dianna Davis
Board Member Suzanne Floyd
Board Member Shirley Seeger
Board Member Susan Hill
Board Member Kathy Kennedy-Brunner
Board Member Doug Oppenheimer
Board Member Les LeFevre