Belmont County, Ohio Genealogy

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{{Ohio-stub}} [[United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Belmont County'''  
 
{{Ohio-stub}} [[United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Belmont County'''  
  
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== &nbsp;Historical Facts  ==
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| bgcolor="#cccc99" width="100%" colspan="6" align="center" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
 
| bgcolor="#cccc99" width="100%" colspan="6" align="center" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
 
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Belmont County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Belmont County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>  
| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>'''[[Belmont County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>'''[[Belmont County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>  
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Belmont County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Belmont County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>  
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Belmont County, Ohio#Census|Tax]]'''</center>
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Belmont County, Ohio#Census|Tax]]'''</center>  
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Belmont County, Ohio#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Belmont County, Ohio#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>  
 
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Belmont County, Ohio#Probate_Records|Probate]]'''</center>
 
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Belmont County, Ohio#Probate_Records|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>1867</center>  
| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1803</center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1803</center>  
| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1867</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>1800</center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1800</center>  
 
| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1804</center>
 
| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1804</center>
 
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from&nbsp;[[Jefferson County, Ohio|Jefferson]] and&nbsp;[[Washington County, Ohio|Washington]] Counties 7 September 1801.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from&nbsp;[[Jefferson County, Ohio|Jefferson]] and&nbsp;[[Washington County, Ohio|Washington]] Counties 7 September 1801.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
*'''County Seat:&nbsp;'''St. Clairsville  
 
*'''County Seat:&nbsp;'''St. Clairsville  
*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}} '''residents''' may also have records in [[Monroe County, Ohio|Monroe]]&nbsp;(south){{·}}&nbsp;[[Ohio County, West Virginia|Ohio County, West Virginia]] (east){{·}}[[Marshall County, West Virginia|Marshall County, West Virginia]] (southeast){{·}}&nbsp;[[Guernsey County, Ohio|Guernsey]], [[Noble County, Ohio|Noble]] (west){{·}}&nbsp;[[Harrison County, Ohio|Harrison]], [[Jefferson County, Ohio|Jefferson]] (north)
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*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}} '''residents''' may also have records in [[Monroe County, Ohio|Monroe]]&nbsp;(south){{·}}&nbsp;[[Ohio County, West Virginia|Ohio County, West Virginia]] (east){{·}}[[Marshall County, West Virginia|Marshall County, West Virginia]] (southeast){{·}}[[Guernsey County, Ohio|Guernsey]], [[Noble County, Ohio|Noble]] (west){{·}}[[Harrison County, Ohio|Harrison]], [[Jefferson County, Ohio|Jefferson]] (north)
  
 
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
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].  
  
== Places / Localities ==
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Bible Records ====
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==== Biography ====
  
== Resources  ==
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==== Business Records and Commerce ====
  
 
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==== Court ====
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===== Germans  =====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
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:- [[98th Regiment, Ohio Infantry|98th Regiment, Ohio Infantry]], Companies B and E
 
:- [[98th Regiment, Ohio Infantry|98th Regiment, Ohio Infantry]], Companies B and E
  
==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
  
==== Probate ====
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===== Courthouse =====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohbelogs/?cj=1&o_xid=0001231185&o_lid=0001231185 Belmont County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society]
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==== 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.
 
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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===== Birth =====
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohbelogs/?cj=1&o_xid=0001231185&o_lid=0001231185 Belmont County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society]
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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.
  
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*{{FHL|Ohio%2C+Belmont|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Ohio%2C+Belmont|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
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{{Ohio|Ohio}}  
 
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[[Category:Belmont_County,_Ohio]]
 
[[Category:Belmont_County,_Ohio]]

Revision as of 20:50, 13 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.

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

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 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 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

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse
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

Places

Populated Places

References

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