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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Wood County, Ohio|Wood]] and [[Sandusky County, Ohio|Sandusky]] Counties 20 June 1835. <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;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 [[Wood County, Ohio|Wood]] and [[Sandusky County, Ohio|Sandusky]] Counties 20 June 1835. <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;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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*'''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>[[Monroe County, Michigan|Monroe County, Michigan]] (north){{·}}[[Lenawee County, Michigan|Lenawee County, Michigan]] (northwest){{·}}[[Wood County, Ohio|Wood]] (south){{·}}[[Ottawa County, Ohio|Ottawa]] (southeast){{·}} [[Fulton County, Ohio|Fulton]] (west){{·}} [[Henry County, Ohio|Henry]] (southwest)
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*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}} '''residents''' may also have records in <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Lucas County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lucas_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).</ref>[[Monroe County, Michigan|Monroe County, Michigan]] (north){{·}}[[Lenawee County, Michigan|Lenawee County, Michigan]] (northwest){{·}}[[Wood County, Ohio|Wood]] (south){{·}}[[Ottawa County, Ohio|Ottawa]] (southeast){{·}} [[Fulton County, Ohio|Fulton]] (west){{·}} [[Henry County, Ohio|Henry]] (southwest)
  
 
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See an interactive map of Lucas County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].  
 
See an interactive map of Lucas County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].  
  
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== Places/Localities ==
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[[Toledo, Ohio|Toledo]]
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=139044 Joy Cemetery, Ottawa Hills] BillionGraves
 
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=139044 Joy Cemetery, Ottawa Hills] BillionGraves
  
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Fold3 ($) has [http://www.fold3.com/title_646/city_directories_toledo Toledo City Directories 1864-1923] (3 yrs. missing) available online.  
 
Fold3 ($) has [http://www.fold3.com/title_646/city_directories_toledo Toledo City Directories 1864-1923] (3 yrs. missing) available online.  
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'''Archives, Libraries, and Museums<br>Biographies<br>Church Records<br>Cemetery Records<br>Court Records<br>Histories<br>Immigration/emigration/migration<br>Maps<br>Newspapers<br>Societies'''
  
'''Archives, Libraries, and Museums<br>Biographies<br>Church Records<br>Cemetery Records<br>Court Records<br>Histories<br>Immigration/emigration/migration<br>Maps<br>Newspapers<br>Societies'''
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::Company F - many men from western Lucas County, especially Waterville and Maumee  
 
::Company F - many men from western Lucas County, especially Waterville and Maumee  
 
:- [[111th Regiment, Ohio Infantry|111th Regiment, Ohio Infantry]], Companies E and H
 
:- [[111th Regiment, Ohio Infantry|111th Regiment, Ohio Infantry]], Companies E and H
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*[http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=8_tS2Vw13FcC Toledo Blade, March 1869 - December 2007] - more than 24,000 issues digitized in the Google News Archive.
 
*[http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=8_tS2Vw13FcC Toledo Blade, March 1869 - December 2007] - more than 24,000 issues digitized in the Google News Archive.
  
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[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1307272 '''Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953'''] Free name indexes and images at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org]. 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.
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[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1307272 '''Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953'''] Free name indexes and images at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org]. 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.
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*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.  
 
*{{FHL|Ohio%2C+Lucas|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Ohio%2C+Lucas|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
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[[Toledo, Ohio|Toledo]]
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Revision as of 22:12, 15 August 2012

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



Lucas County, Ohio
Map
Boundary map of Lucas County, Ohio
Map of the U.S. highlighting Ohio
Location of Ohio in the U.S.
Facts
Founded: June 20, 1835
County Seat Toledo
Courthouse
Lucas County, Ohio Courthouse.jpg



Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1867
1835
1868
1808
1835
*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Ohio Digital Collections



Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Lucas County boundary changes.


Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

Census

Church Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Toledo

Court Records

Directories

Fold3 ($) has Toledo City Directories 1864-1923 (3 yrs. missing) available online.

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Archives, Libraries, and Museums
Biographies
Church Records
Cemetery Records
Court Records
Histories
Immigration/emigration/migration
Maps
Newspapers
Societies

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Lucas 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 Lucas County.

- 1st Regiment, Michigan Cavalry, Company E
- 100th Regiment, Ohio Infantry
Company A - many men from Toledo and and Perrysburg in Wood County
Company E - many men from Toledo and northern Fulton County
Company F - many men from western Lucas County, especially Waterville and Maumee
- 111th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Companies E and H

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse
Family History Centers
Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death

Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953 Free name indexes and images at FamilySearch.org. 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

  • 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

Toledo

Populated Places

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "Lucas County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lucas_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).