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*'''[[Harrison County, Ohio#Church|Church]] [[Harrison County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] [[Harrison County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]''' <br>
 
*'''Parent counties'''&nbsp;
 
 
*{{PAGENAME}} '''residents''' may also have records in<br>'''Neighboring Counties:'''
 
 
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*[http://ohsweb.ohiohistory.org/death// Ohio Death Certificate Index 1913-1944]
 
*{{RecordSearch|1932106|Ohio, County Births, 1856-1909}} Index and Images
 
*{{RecordSearch|1614804|Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1994}} Index and Images (Incomplete)
 
*{{RecordSearch|1307272|Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953}} Index and Images
 
*{{RecordSearch|1949341|Ohio, Death Index, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, and 1958-2007}}
 
 
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*[http://ohsweb.ohiohistory.org/ondp/index.php?title=Main_Page National Digital Newspaper Program In Ohio]
 
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*{{RecordSearch|1681001|Ohio, Marriages, 1800-1958}} Index only
 
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== County Courthouse  ==
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== Historical Facts  ==
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" align="center" | <center>'''[[Harrison County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Harrison County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</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>1813</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>1812<br></center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1813</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Harrison County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Harrison County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Harrison County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Jefferson County, Ohio|Jefferson]] and [[Tuscarawas County, Ohio|Tuscarawas]] Counties in 1813.<br>
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*'''County Seat: '''Cadiz<br>&nbsp;
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*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}}&nbsp;'''residents''' may also have records in <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Mahoning County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mahoning_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).</ref>[[Carroll County, Ohio|Carroll]] (north){{·}}[[Belmont County, Ohio|Belmont]] (south){{·}}[[Guernsey County, Ohio|Guernsey]] (southwest){{·}}[[Jefferson County, Ohio|Jefferson]] (east){{·}}[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio|Tuscarawas]] (west)
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<br> [[Ohio Digital Collections|Ohio Digital Collections]]
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 15:23, 11 July 2012

Template:Ohio-stub United StatesGotoarrow.png Ohio Gotoarrow.png Harrison County



Harrison County, Ohio
Map
Boundary map of Harrison County, Ohio
Map of the U.S. highlighting Ohio
Location of Ohio in the U.S.
Facts
Founded: information needed
County Seat
Courthouse
Harrison County, Ohio Courthouse.jpg


Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1867
1813
1867
1812
1813
*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries


Ohio Digital Collections

History

Parent County

1813--Harrison County was created 2 January 1813 from Jefferson and Tuscarawas Counties.
County seat: Cadiz [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Harrison County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War
    Civil War service men from Morgan 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 Morgan County.
- 98th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Companies C and F

Newspapers

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

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

References

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

  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