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1. ''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. ''(Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002)  

Revision as of 02:30, 4 August 2012

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Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1867 
1812
1867
1798
1811
*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Ohio Digital Collections


History

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Ashtabula County, Ohio

Parent County

1807--Ashtabula County was created 10 February 1807 from Trumbull and Geauga Counties.
County seat: Jefferson [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Ashtabula County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

  • Ashtabula
    * Conneaut
    * Geneva

Villages

  • Andover
    * Geneva-on-the-Lake
    * Jefferson
    * North Kingsville
    * Orwell
    * Roaming Shores
    * Rock Creek

Townships

  • Andover
    * Ashtabula
    * Austinburg
    * Cherry Valley
    * Colebrook
    * Denmark
    * Dorset
    * Geneva
    * Harpersfield
    * Hartsgrove
    * Jefferson
    * Kingsville
    * Lenox
    * Monroe
    * Morgan
    * New Lyme
    * Orwell
    * Pierpont
    * Plymouth
    * Richmond
    * Rome
    * Saybrook
    * Sheffield
    * Trumbull
    * Wayne
    * Williamsfield
    * Windsor

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Austin Cemetery - Austinburg | Beal Family Farm Cemetery -Cherry Valley | Denmark Cemetery - South Denmark
East Trumbull Cemetery - Trumbull Township | Hartsgrove Cemetery - South East | Hall Road - Pierpont
Lake Road Cemetery -Kingsville | Maple Grove - Andover | Mount Pleasant Cemetery - Geneva
Pioneer Cemetery - Windsor | Roberts Cemetery - Wayne Township | Windsor Cemetery - Windsor

Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
18207,382
183014,58497.6%
184023,72462.7%
185028,76721.3%
186031,81410.6%
187032,5172.2%
188037,13914.2%
189043,65517.5%
190051,44817.9%
191059,54715.7%
192065,54510.1%
193068,6314.7%
194068,6740.1%
195078,69514.6%
196093,06718.3%
197098,2375.6%
1980104,2156.1%
199099,821−4.2%
2000102,7282.9%

Church

Court

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War
    Civil War service men from Ashtabula County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Ashtabula County.
- 1st Regiment, Ohio Cavalry. Company F
- 105th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Company G

Newspapers

The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio 4626 Park Ave. Ashtabula, OH 44004

http://starbeacon.com/

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953 Free name indexes and images at FamilySearch. Records include such information as birth date of deceased, city, county, and state of death, name of spouse if married, names of parents, maiden name of mother, name of informant, if deceased was single, married, windowed or divorced, occupation of deceased.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • A great source for transcribed records pertaining to Ashtabula County, Ohio, is the Ashtabula County site at US GenWeb. The site contains a multitude of databases, including obituaries, probate, military, tax lists,marriages as early as 1811, squirrel hunter records and many more -- all searchable through the main page.
  • Another website with multiple databases of transcribed records is Genealogy Trails. The Ashtabula County section includes many marriages, births from 1867, obituaries & death records. Not all databases are complete.

References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Mahoning County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mahoning_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed.(Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002)

1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002)