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| building address = Hardin County Courthouse<br>One Courthouse Square<br>Kenton, Ohio 43326<br>[http://www.co.hardin.oh.us/index.php Hardin County Webstie]
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}}[[United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Hardin County'''
  
''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Ohio|Ohio]]&nbsp;&gt; Hardin County''
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=== Historical Facts  ===
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="2"
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|-
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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>'''[[Hardin County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" align="center" | <center>'''[[Hardin County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Hardin County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Hardin County, Ohio#Census|Tax]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Hardin County, Ohio#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Hardin 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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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1833</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1867</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center></center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1831<br></center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1830</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Hardin County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Hardin County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Hardin County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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== History  ==
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Logan County, Ohio|Logan]] and [[Delaware County, Ohio|Delaware]] Counties 12 February 1820.<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;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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*'''County Seat: '''Kenton
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*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}} '''residents''' may also have records in <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Hardin County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hardin_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).</ref>[[Hancock County, Ohio|Hancock]] (north){{·}}[[Logan County, Ohio|Logan]] and [[Union County, Ohio|Union]] (south){{·}}[[Wyandot County, Ohio|Wyandot]] (northeast){{·}}[[Marion County, Ohio|Marion]] (east){{·}}[[Allen County, Ohio|Allen]] and [[Auglaize County, Ohio|Auglaize]](west)
  
==== Parent County  ====
 
  
'''1820--'''Hardin County was created 12 February 1820&nbsp;from [[Logan County, Ohio|Logan]] County. '''County seat:''' Kenton <ref>"The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of Hardin County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places ====
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Bible Records ====
  
*[[Allen County, Ohio|Allen]]
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==== Biography  ====
*[[Auglaize County, Ohio|Auglaize]]
 
*[[Hancock County, Ohio|Hancock]]
 
*[[Logan County, Ohio|Logan]]
 
*[[Marion County, Ohio|Marion]]
 
*[[Union County, Ohio|Union]]
 
*[[Wyandot County, Ohio|Wyandot]]
 
  
== Resources ==
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==== Business Records and Commerce ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Census  ====
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==== Church Records  ====
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==== Court Records  ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration  ====
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==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups ====
  
==== Court ====
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==== Gazetteers ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== Genealogy ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== History  ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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===== Civil War  =====
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Civil War service men from Hardin 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 Hardin County.
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:- [[4th Regiment, Ohio Infantry (3 months, 1861)|4th Regiment, Ohio Infantry (3 months, 1861)]], Companies D and G
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Obituaries  ====
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==== Periodicals  ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Public Records  ====
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==== Repositories  ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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[http://www.co.hardin.oh.us/ Hardin County Courthouse]<br> Public Square; <br>Kenton, OH 43326<br> Phone:419.673.6283&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Court has divorce and court records from 1864; <br>County Health Department&nbsp; has birth and death records; <br>Probate Court has marriage, death and&nbsp;probate records <br>Recorder has land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hardin County, Ohio. Page 542 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
'''Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953''' Free name indexes and images at [http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1307272 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.a
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== Societies and Libraries ==
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== Web Sites  ==
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'''[[Ohio Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953]]''' Free name indexes and images at [[Ohio Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)|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.a
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=== Web Sites  ===
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=196171&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Hardin&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Ohio%2C+Hardin|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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=== Places  ===
  
== References ==
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==== Populated Places ====
  
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=== References  ===
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[[Category:Hardin_County,_Ohio]]
 
[[Category:Hardin_County,_Ohio]]
 
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Revision as of 19:42, 1 October 2012

Hand and keyboard.jpg Ohio
Online Records


Hardin County, Ohio
Map
Boundary map of Hardin County, Ohio
Map of the U.S. highlighting Ohio
Location of Ohio in the U.S.
Courthouse
Hardin County, Ohio Courthouse.jpg
Address Hardin County Courthouse
One Courthouse Square
Kenton, Ohio 43326
Hardin County Webstie
United StatesGotoarrow.png Ohio Gotoarrow.png Hardin County

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1867
1833
1867
1831
1830
*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries


Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Hardin County boundary changes.

Record Loss


Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

Census

Church Records

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Hardin 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 Hardin County.

- 4th Regiment, Ohio Infantry (3 months, 1861), Companies D and G

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Hardin County Courthouse
Public Square;
Kenton, OH 43326
Phone:419.673.6283 

Clerk Court has divorce and court records from 1864;
County Health Department  has birth and death records;
Probate Court has marriage, death and probate records
Recorder has land records[1]

Family History Centers
Libraries
Museums
Societies

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.a

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

Places

Populated Places

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002]. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "HBG" defined multiple times with different content
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "Hardin County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hardin_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).