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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Crawford County, Ohio|Crawford]], [[Hancock County, Ohio|Hancock]], [[Hardin County, Ohio|Hardin]] and [[Marion County, Ohio|Marion]] Counties in 1845.<br>  
 
*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Crawford County, Ohio|Crawford]], [[Hancock County, Ohio|Hancock]], [[Hardin County, Ohio|Hardin]] and [[Marion County, Ohio|Marion]] Counties in 1845.<br>  
 
*'''County Seat: '''Upper Sandusky<br>&nbsp;  
 
*'''County Seat: '''Upper Sandusky<br>&nbsp;  
*'''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>[[Seneca County, Ohio|Seneca]] (north){{·}}[[Marion County, Ohio|Marion]] (south){{·}}[[Hardin County, Ohio|Hardin]] (southwest){{·}} [[Hancock County, Ohio|Hancock]] (northwest) [[Crawford_County,_Ohio|Crawford]](east)
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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>[[Seneca County, Ohio|Seneca]] (north){{·}}[[Marion County, Ohio|Marion]] (south){{·}}[[Hardin County, Ohio|Hardin]] (southwest){{·}} [[Hancock County, Ohio|Hancock]] (northwest) {{·}} [[Crawford County, Ohio|Crawford]](east)
  
 
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Wyandot County, Ohio
Map
Boundary map of Wyandot County, Ohio
Map of the U.S. highlighting Ohio
Location of Ohio in the U.S.
Facts
Founded: information needed
County Seat
Courthouse
Wyandot County, Ohio Courthouse.JPG


Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1867
1845
1867
1826
1845
*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Ohio Digital Collections


History

Parent County

1845--Wyandot County was created 3 February 1845 from Marion, Crawford, Hardin, and Hancock Counties. County seat: Upper Sandusky [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Wyandot 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 service men from Wyandot 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 Wyandot County.
- 123rd Regiment, Ohio Infantry
Company A
Company 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. 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).