Athens County, Ohio Genealogy

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{{Ohio-stub}} [[United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Athens County'''  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
  
=== Populated Places ===
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==== Cities ====
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*[[Athens, Ohio|Athens]]  
 
*[[Athens, Ohio|Athens]]  
 
*Nelsonville
 
*Nelsonville
  
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*Many Divorce records for Athens County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see the {{FHL|965083|subject-id|disp=topic details}} from their catalog.
 
*Many Divorce records for Athens County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see the {{FHL|965083|subject-id|disp=topic details}} from their catalog.
  
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===== Germans =====
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
==== Revolutionary War, 1775-1783 ====
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==== Revolutionary War, 1775-1783 ====
  
 
*Genealogy Trails [http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/athens/rev_war_pensions.htm Athens County, Ohio Revolutionary War Pensioners].
 
*Genealogy Trails [http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/athens/rev_war_pensions.htm Athens County, Ohio Revolutionary War Pensioners].
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*[[116th Regiment, Ohio Infantry|116th Regiment, Ohio Infantry]], Companies I and K
 
*[[116th Regiment, Ohio Infantry|116th Regiment, Ohio Infantry]], Companies I and K
  
==== War with Spain, 1898-1899 ====
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==== War with Spain, 1898-1899 ====
  
 
*Genealogy Trails [http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/athens/Soldiers_Spain_1898_99.htm Athens County, Ohio Soldiers in the War With Spain 1898-1899].
 
*Genealogy Trails [http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/athens/Soldiers_Spain_1898_99.htm Athens County, Ohio Soldiers in the War With Spain 1898-1899].
  
==== World War I, 1917-1918 ====
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==== World War I, 1917-1918 ====
  
 
*Genealogy Trails [http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/athens/Military_Men__1917_18.htm Athens County Ohio Military Men, 1917-1918] page one.  
 
*Genealogy Trails [http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/athens/Military_Men__1917_18.htm Athens County Ohio Military Men, 1917-1918] page one.  
 
*Genealogy Trails [http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/athens/2_Athens_County_Ohio_Military_Men__1917_18.htm Athens County Ohio Military Men, 1917-1918 ]page two.
 
*Genealogy Trails [http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/athens/2_Athens_County_Ohio_Military_Men__1917_18.htm Athens County Ohio Military Men, 1917-1918 ]page two.
  
==== World War II, 1941-1945 ====
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==== World War II, 1941-1945 ====
  
 
*[http://www.ohgen.net/ohathens/WWIISoldiers.htm Athens County WWII Soldiers Index].  
 
*[http://www.ohgen.net/ohathens/WWIISoldiers.htm Athens County WWII Soldiers Index].  
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*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/scripts/data/database.cgi?file=Data&report=SingleArticle&ArticleID=0023420 Athens County, Ohio 1810 Tax List].  
 
*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/scripts/data/database.cgi?file=Data&report=SingleArticle&ArticleID=0023420 Athens County, Ohio 1810 Tax List].  
*[http://pilot.familysearch.com/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1473259 Ohio Tax Records 1816-1838].
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1473259 Ohio Tax Records 1816-1838]. More information at [[Ohio Tax Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====

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United StatesRTENOTITLE Ohio RTENOTITLE Athens County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Athens County, Ohio

Parent County

1805--Athens County was created 20 February 1805 from Washington County.
County seat: Athens [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Athens County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Villages

  • Albany
  • Amesville
  • Buchtel
  • Chauncey
  • Coolville
  • Glouster
  • Jacksonville
  • Trimble

Townships Communities

  • Alexander Township
  • Ames Township
  • Athens Township
  • Bern Township
  • Canaan Township
  • Carthage Township
  • Dover Township
  • Lee Township
  • Lodi Township
  • Rome Township
  • Trimble Township
  • Troy Township
  • Waterloo Township
  • York Township

Unincorporated Communities

  • Beebe
  • Canaanville
  • Carbondale
  • Doanville
  • Enterprise
  • Frost
  • Guysville
  • Hebbardsville
  • Hockingport
  • Imperial
  • Kilvert
  • Millfield
  • Mineral
  • New England
  • New Floodwood
  • New Marshall
  • Redtown
  • Shade
  • Sharpsburg
  • Stewart
  • The Plains

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

  • Many Court records for Athens County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see the topic details from their catalog.
  • Many Divorce records for Athens County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see the topic details from their catalog.

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Revolutionary War, 1775-1783

Civil War, 1861-1865

  • Civil War service men from Knox County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Knox County.
  • 36th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Companies B and C
  • 116th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Companies I and K

War with Spain, 1898-1899

World War I, 1917-1918

World War II, 1941-1945

Newspapers

Probate

  • Athens County, Ohio Will Index.
  • Many Probate records for Athens County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see the topic details from their catalog.

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002)

Athens County, Ohio, Reference Materials.