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Ohio Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

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Online ResourcesEdit

For a brief discussion of the many minorities who immigrated to Ohio, see the Ohio Emigration and Immigration page.

African AmericansEdit

See African American Resources for Ohio.

American IndiansEdit

See Indians of Ohio.

GermansEdit

See Germans in Ohio wiki page

Jewish RecordsEdit

SocietiesEdit

  • Fabela Lozano Solis Villanueva
    Genealogy Record
    7747 Wildwood Road
    Findlay, OH 45840-9538
    Telephone: (419) 424-1199
  • Afro-American Family History Association
    8716 Harkness Road
    Cleveland, OH 44106
  • Ohio State University
    Black Studies Library
    1858 Neil Avenue Mall, Rm 226
    Columbus, OH 43210-1286
    Phone: (614) 688-8676
    Fax: (614) 292-7859
    E-Mail: pillow.2@osu.edu
    Internet: Ohio State University

Family History LibraryEdit

Other records and histories of ethnic, racial, and religious groups in Ohio are listed in the Place Search of the FamilySearch Catalog under:

OHIO - MINORITIES
OHIO - EMIGRATION AND IMMIGRATION

The name of the minority, such as:

  • BLACKS
  • AFRO-AMERICANS
  • JEWS
  • AMERICAN LOYALISTS
  • ITALIANS
  • QUAKERS - OHIO.

Handbooks on how to research specific groups (such as Czech, German, Hispanic, Indian, Irish, Polish, etc.). For example under the heading POLES - UNITED STATES, you can find a book called Polish Genealogy Heraldry.

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