Union County, Ohio

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Revision as of 20:03, 29 April 2013

Guide to Union County Ohio genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Online Records
Union County, Ohio
Map
Boundary map of Union County, Ohio
Map of the U.S. highlighting Ohio
Location of Ohio in the U.S.
Courthouse
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Address Union County Courthouse
5th and Court Streets
Marysville, Ohio 43040
Union County Website
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Contents

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1867
1820
1867

1811
1820
*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Union County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries


Cemetery records often reveal birth, marriage, death, relationship, military, and religious information.

Online Grave Transcripts Published Grave Transcripts County Cemetery Directories

Findagrave.com

Family History Library

Findagrave.com

Interment.net

WorldCat

Names in Stone

USGenWeb

Billion Graves

Billion Graves

Epodunk

Ohio Gravestones

Names in Stone

See Ohio Cemeteries for more information.

Census

Church Records

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military

  • Civil War
Civil War service men from Union 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 Union County.
-1st Regiment, Ohio Cavalry, Companies D and K
-96th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Company K, roster


Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Union County, Ohio newspapers may contain genealogical value including obituaries, births, marriages, deaths, anniversaries, family gatherings, family travel, achievements, business notices, engagement information, and probate court proceedings.

To access newspapers, contact public libraries, Ohio Genealogical Society chapters, college or university libraries, the Library of Congress, Google News, or the Ohio Historical Society. The Ohio Genealogical Society Obituary Database is another source of newspaper information.

For more Ohio newspaper information see the Newspaper Guides on the wiki page Ohio Newspapers.

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse


Union County Courthouse
215 W 5th Street
Marysville, OH 43040
Phone: 937.645.3006

County recorder has land records from 1819;
Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and 
probate records[2]

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.
  • Links to specific resources for Union County; many are free.  www.genealogyinc.com/ohio/union-county/

Places  

Neighboring Counties  

References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Union County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Union_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).
  2. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Union County, Ohio. Page 546 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.