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Revision as of 14:08, 30 April 2010

United States > Ohio > Fairfield County
This article is about a county in Ohio. For other uses, see Fairfield (disambiguation).

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1800--Fairfield County was created 9 December 1800 from Ross and Washington Counties.
County seat: Lancaster [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Franklin | Hocking | Licking | Perry | Pickaway

Resources

Cemeteries

The Fairfield County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society has published readings of all of the cemeteries in Fairfield County. A surname index is available on their website.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

1883 History of Fairfield and Perry Counties, Ohio...Their Past and Present Containing A comprehensive history of Ohio; A complete history of Fairfield and Perry Counties: Their townships, cities, villages, towns, schools, churches, societies, industries, statistics, etc; A history of their soldiers in the late wars; Portraits of early settlers and prominent men; miscellaneous matter; maps of the counties: biographies and histories of pioneer families. Compiled by A. A. Graham, illustrated... Chicago: W. H. Berrs & Co. 1883 is available online.

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953 Free name indexes and images at FamilySearch – Pilot. 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

Fairfield County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society

Web Sites

References

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