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{{Ohio-stub}}[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Wyandot County'''
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Upper Sandusky 43351-1497<br>[http://www.co.wyandot.oh.us/index.php Wyandot County Website]
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== County Courthouse ==
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
== History  ==
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| bgcolor="#cccc99" width="100%" colspan="6" align="center" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Wyandot County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>'''[[Warren County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Wyandot County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Wyandot County, Ohio#Taxation|Tax]]'''</center>
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Wyandot County, Ohio#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Wyandot County, Ohio#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1867</center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1845</center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1867</center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center></center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1826<br></center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1845<br></center>
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| bgcolor="#99d6ff" width="100%" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Wyandot County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Wyandot County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Wyandot County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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==== Parent County  ====
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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>
 
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*'''County Seat: '''Upper Sandusky<br>&nbsp;
'''1845--'''Wyandot County was created 3 February 1845&nbsp;from [[Marion County, Ohio|Marion]], [[Crawford County, Ohio|Crawford]], [[Hardin County, Ohio|Hardin]], and [[Hancock County, Ohio|Hancock]] Counties. '''County seat: '''Upper Sandusky <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}}'''residents''' may also have records in <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Wyandot County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wyandot_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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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places/Localities ==
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Bible Records  ====
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==== Biography ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Business Records and Commerce ====
  
*[[Crawford County, Ohio|Crawford]]
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==== Cemeteries  ====
*[[Hancock County, Ohio|Hancock]]
 
*[[Hardin County, Ohio|Hardin]]
 
*[[Marion County, Ohio|Marion]]
 
*[[Seneca County, Ohio|Seneca]]
 
  
== Resources ==
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==== Census ====
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Church Records ====
  
==== Church ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Court ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
 
==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups  ====
 
==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups  ====
  
===== Germans =====
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==== Gazetteers ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== Genealogy ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== History  ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
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:- Men from Wyandot County served in many other regiments, even those of other states, though usually only one or two in a company. For a list of these men by regiment, see ''History of Wyandot County, Ohio'',<ref>''History of Wyandot County'', (Chicago: Leggett, Conaway and Co., 1884), page 472-479. [http://archive.org/stream/historyofwyandot00legg#page/472/mode/1up Internet Archive].</ref> pages 472-479. [http://archive.org/stream/historyofwyandot00legg#page/472/mode/1up Internet Archive].<br>
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*Baker, Scott.''Civil War Soldiers Buried in Wyandot County, Ohio: War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865.'' ([Ohio]&nbsp;: Ohio Genealogical Society. Wyandot Tracers Chapter, 2000) {{FHL|989275|item|disp=FHL Book 977.126 V3b}}
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Public Records  ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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[http://www.co.wyandot.oh.us/index.php Wyandot County Courthouse]<br>County Courthouse<br>Upper Sandusky, OH 43351-<br>Phone: 419.294.1432&nbsp;<br><br>County Health Department has birth records 1845-1908; <br>Probate Judge has marriage and probate records from 1845,<br>death and burial records 1845-1908; Clerk Court has divorce<br>and court records from 1845; County Recorder has land records<br>from 1845<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Wyandot County, Ohio. Page 547 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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===== Societies  =====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
'''[[Ohio Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953]]''' Free name indexes and images at [[Ohio Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)|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.
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===== Birth  =====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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===== Marriage =====
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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===== Death =====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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'''[[Ohio Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953]]''' Free name indexes and images at [[Ohio Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)|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.
  
== Web Sites  ==
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=== Web Sites  ===
  
 
*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+Wyandot|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Ohio%2C+Wyandot|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
== References  ==
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=== Places  ===
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==== Populated Places  ====
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*[[Crawford County, Ohio|Crawford]]
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*[[Hancock County, Ohio|Hancock]]
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*[[Hardin County, Ohio|Hardin]]
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*[[Marion County, Ohio|Marion]]
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*[[Seneca County, Ohio|Seneca]]
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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.
Courthouse
Wyandot County, Ohio Courthouse.JPG
Address Wyandot County Courthouse
109 S. Sandusky Ave.

Upper Sandusky 43351-1497
Wyandot County Website

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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

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Wyandot County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

Census

Church Records

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

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
- Men from Wyandot County served in many other regiments, even those of other states, though usually only one or two in a company. For a list of these men by regiment, see History of Wyandot County, Ohio,[2] pages 472-479. Internet Archive.
  • Baker, Scott.Civil War Soldiers Buried in Wyandot County, Ohio: War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865. ([Ohio] : Ohio Genealogical Society. Wyandot Tracers Chapter, 2000) FHL Book 977.126 V3b

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Wyandot County Courthouse
County Courthouse
Upper Sandusky, OH 43351-
Phone: 419.294.1432 

County Health Department has birth records 1845-1908;
Probate Judge has marriage and probate records from 1845,
death and burial records 1845-1908; Clerk Court has divorce
and court records from 1845; County Recorder has land records
from 1845[3]

Family History Centers
Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death

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.

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

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Wyandot County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wyandot_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).
  2. History of Wyandot County, (Chicago: Leggett, Conaway and Co., 1884), page 472-479. Internet Archive.
  3. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Wyandot County, Ohio. Page 547 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.

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