Belmont County, Ohio Genealogy

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'''1801--'''Belmont County was created 7 September 1801&nbsp;from [[Jefferson County, Ohio|Jefferson]] and [[Washington County, Ohio|Washington]] Counties.<br>&nbsp;'''County seat:''' St. Clairsville <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of Ame''rica,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002)</ref>  
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See an interactive map of Belmont County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].  
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See an interactive map of Belmont County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].
 
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== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==

Revision as of 14:28, 10 August 2012

 United StatesGotoarrow.png Ohio Gotoarrow.png Belmont County



Belmont County, Ohio
Seal of Belmont County, Ohio
Map
Boundary map of Belmont County, Ohio
Map of the U.S. highlighting Ohio
Location of Ohio in the U.S.
Facts
Founded: September 7, 1801
County Seat St. Clairsville
Courthouse
Belmont County, Ohio Courthouse.jpg
Address Belmont County Courthouse
101 Main St.
St. Clairsville, Ohio 43950-1224
Belmont County Website

Contents

 Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1867
1803
1867
1800
1804
*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Ohio Digital Collections



Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Belmont County boundary changes.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
181011,097
182020,32983.2%
183028,62740.8%
184030,9017.9%
185034,60012.0%
186036,3985.2%
187039,7149.1%
188049,63825.0%
189057,41315.7%
190060,8756.0%
191076,85626.3%
192093,19321.3%
193094,7191.6%
194095,6140.9%
195087,740−8.2%
196083,864−4.4%
197080,917−3.5%
198082,5692.0%
199071,074−13.9%
200070,226−1.2%
201070,4000.2%

Church

Court

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War
    Civil War service men from Belmont 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 Belmont County.
- 98th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Companies B and E

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

References

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