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{{Ohio-stub}} [[United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Champaign County'''
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| building address = Champaign County Courthouse<br>200 N. Main Street<br>Urbana, Ohio 43078<br>[http://www.co.champaign.oh.us/ Champaign County Website]<br>Phone: 937.653.2746
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}}[[United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Champaign County''' <br><br>  
 
 
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=== Historical Facts  ===
 
=== Historical Facts  ===
  
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Champaign County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Champaign County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" align="center" | <center>'''[[Champaign County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>'''[[Champaign County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Champaign County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Champaign County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Champaign County, Ohio#Census|Tax]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Champaign County, Ohio#Census|Tax]]'''</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Champaign County, Ohio#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Champaign County, Ohio#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Champaign County, Ohio#Probate_Records|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1867</center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1867</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1805</center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1805</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1867</center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1867</center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1804</center>
 
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Champaign County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Champaign County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Champaign County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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| bgcolor="#99d6ff" width="100%" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Champaign County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Champaign County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Champaign County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
 
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Franklin County, Ohio|Franklin]] and [[Greene County, Ohio|Greene]] Counties 20 February 1805.<ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>  
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Franklin County, Ohio|Franklin]] and [[Greene County, Ohio|Greene]] counties 20 February 1805.<ref name="HBG" />  
 
*'''County Seat: '''Urbana  
 
*'''County Seat: '''Urbana  
 
*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}}&nbsp;'''residents''' may also have records in <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Champaign County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Champaign_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).</ref>[[Logan County, Ohio|Logan]] (north){{·}}[[Union County, Ohio|Union]] (northeast){{·}}[[Clark County, Ohio|Clark]] (south){{·}}[[Shelby County, Ohio|Shelby]] and [[Miami County, Ohio|Miami]] (west){{·}}[[Madison County, Ohio|Madison]] (east)
 
*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}}&nbsp;'''residents''' may also have records in <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Champaign County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Champaign_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).</ref>[[Logan County, Ohio|Logan]] (north){{·}}[[Union County, Ohio|Union]] (northeast){{·}}[[Clark County, Ohio|Clark]] (south){{·}}[[Shelby County, Ohio|Shelby]] and [[Miami County, Ohio|Miami]] (west){{·}}[[Madison County, Ohio|Madison]] (east)
 
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
 
See an interactive map of Champaign County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].  
 
See an interactive map of Champaign County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].  
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=== Resources  ===
 
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===== Courthouse  =====
 
===== Courthouse  =====
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[http://www.co.champaign.oh.us/ Champaign County Courthouse]<br> 200 N Main Street<br> Urbana, OH 43078 <br>Phone: 937.653.2746&nbsp;<br>
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'''''Probate Judge''''' has birth, marriage and probate records.<br> '''''County Health Department''''' has death records. <br> '''''County Auditor''''' has burial records.<br> '''''County Recorder''''' has land records.<br> '''''County Clerk''''' has divorce and court records.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 540, Champaign County, Ohio. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
===== Family History Centers  =====
 
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=== References  ===
 
=== References  ===
  
1. ''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,''10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002)
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Revision as of 16:22, 21 September 2012

Hand and keyboard.jpg Ohio
Online Records


Champaign County, Ohio
Map
Boundary map of Champaign County, Ohio
Map of the U.S. highlighting Ohio
Location of Ohio in the U.S.
Courthouse
Champaign County, Ohio Courthouse.jpg
Address Champaign County Courthouse
200 N. Main Street
Urbana, Ohio 43078
Champaign County Website
Phone: 937.653.2746
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Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1867
1805
1867
1806
1804
*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries
  • Parent Counties: Formed from Franklin and Greene counties 20 February 1805.[1]
  • County Seat: Urbana
  • Neighboring Counties: Champaign County, Ohio Genealogy residents may also have records in [2]Logan (north) · Union (northeast) · Clark (south) · Shelby and Miami (west) · Madison (east)

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Champaign County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

Church Records

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

Miami Valley Genealogy Index is an Index to more than a half million pointers to records all over Miami Valley including Champaign County.

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military

  • Civil War, 1861-1865

Civil War service men from Champaign 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 Champaign County.

- 113th Regiment, Ohio Infantry , Companies E and K


Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Champaign County Courthouse
200 N Main Street
Urbana, OH 43078
Phone: 937.653.2746 

Probate Judge has birth, marriage and probate records.
County Health Department has death records.
County Auditor has burial records.
County Recorder has land records.
County Clerk has divorce and court records.[1]

Family History Centers
Libraries
Museums
Societies

Champaign County Chapter, Ohio Genealogical Society . PO Box 682 . Urbana, OH 43078-0680

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death
  • 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.

Web Sites

Places

Populated Places

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 540, Champaign County, Ohio. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "Champaign County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Champaign_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).

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