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 Spring Tea, which is planned for April 26. To read more about the tea click here.
The Board of Directors voted at the February meeting to submit a recommended set
of changes to our By-
Thank you to our
2018 Home Tour
The Milford Historical Society wishes to thank our 2018 Home Tour Sponsors. You support of this event helped us raise the money that we need to keep the
Historical Museum open.
Presenting sponsor -
Veterinary Care Spoecialists & VCS Pets First
Platinum Level Sponsor -
Motto Mortgage Direct
Gold Level Sponsors -
Naranjo Insurance Agency
Silver Level Sponsors -
Ellis Brothers Collision
Heinsight Eye Care
Acericus Coney & Grill
Bronze Level Sponsors -
Huron Valley State Bank
Digital Document Store
M.J. Whelan Construction
Milford Family Dentistry
Main Street Art
Jeffrey Stark -
We would also like to thank the many
Businesses, families and individuals who supported the event by buying banner shingles.
Jack Bolling Law
Community Choice CU
Medilodge of Milford
Shuler Financial Services
McDonald's Of Milford
Your Nesting Place
Bakers of Milford
The Valentine Family
Village Manor Retirement
Advance Concrete Products
Huron Valley Furniture
Packerland Records Mgmt
Hector & Jimmy's
Two Moms & a Mop
The Blue Grill
Thanks for a wonderful 2018 Milford Home Tour
The Board of Directors of the Milford Historical Society would like to thank all of the volunteers who helped make the 2018 Home Tour one of our must successful ever,especially the house captains and docents who manned the houses and venues during the tour. We especially wish to thank the following home owners for volunteering to open their homes to the public for the Tour.
405 Hickory -
324 East St -
800 E. Commerce-
540 Unhjion St -
701 E Huron -
335 S Houghton -
Nov 15 General Membership meeting—Meeting starts at 6:30 with a pot luck dinner. Turkeys are provide by board members
The November program features our member, Sue Grifor, who has worked at several of the PBS series, “Antique Road Show”. Sue will fill us in on what goes on behind the scenes you see on TV and all the excitement of finding treasures.
Pot luck assignments— A—F– Sides and Salads, G—Q—Desserts, R—Z— Main Dish (turkeys provided by the board—bring main sides like dressing, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce, etc.
The Milford Historical Museum
Is currently open for the 2018 season and is usually open on Wednesdays, Saturdays
and Sundays from 1 -
For more information call the Museum -