Harrison County, Ohio Genealogy

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United States  > Ohio > Harrison County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1813--Harrison County was created 2 January 1813 from Jefferson and Tuscarawas Counties.
County seat: Cadiz [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

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 – 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

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