Carroll County, Ohio

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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Columbiana County, Ohio|Columbiana]], [[Stark County, Ohio|Stark]], [[Harrison County, Ohio|Harrison]], [[Jefferson County, Ohio|Jefferson]], and [[Tuscarawas County, Ohio|Tuscarawas]] counties 25 December 1832.<ref name="HBG" />
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Columbiana County, Ohio|Columbiana]], [[Stark County, Ohio|Stark]], [[Harrison County, Ohio|Harrison]], [[Jefferson County, Ohio|Jefferson]], and [[Tuscarawas County, Ohio|Tuscarawas]] counties 25 December 1832.<ref name="HBG" />  
 
*'''County Seat: '''Carrollton  
 
*'''County Seat: '''Carrollton  
 
*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}}&nbsp;'''residents''' may also have records in <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Carroll County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carroll_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).</ref>[[Stark County, Ohio|Stark]] (northwest){{·}}[[Columbiana County, Ohio|Columbiana]] (northeast){{·}}[[Harrison County, Ohio|Harrison]] (south){{·}}[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio|Tuscarawas]] (west){{·}}[[Jefferson County, Ohio|Jefferson]] (east)
 
*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}}&nbsp;'''residents''' may also have records in <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Carroll County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carroll_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).</ref>[[Stark County, Ohio|Stark]] (northwest){{·}}[[Columbiana County, Ohio|Columbiana]] (northeast){{·}}[[Harrison County, Ohio|Harrison]] (south){{·}}[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio|Tuscarawas]] (west){{·}}[[Jefferson County, Ohio|Jefferson]] (east)
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==== History  ====
 
==== History  ====
  
[[Image:Charles Carroll.JPG|thumb|right|200px|Charles Carroll.JPG]]  
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The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton Charles Carroll] (1737-1832), a signer of the Declaration of Independence.<ref>Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton.</ref> {{Wikipedia|Carroll County, Ohio}}  
 
The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton Charles Carroll] (1737-1832), a signer of the Declaration of Independence.<ref>Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton.</ref> {{Wikipedia|Carroll County, Ohio}}  
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
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{{OHnewspapers|Adams}} '''Online Newspapers'''<br> '''Online Newspaper Abstracts'''<br> '''Newspaper Extracts and Abstracts in Book Form'''<br>
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{{OHnewspapers|Carrol}}  
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'''Online Newspapers'''<br>  
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'''Online Newspaper Abstracts'''<br>  
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'''Newspaper Extracts and Abstracts in Book Form'''<br>  
  
 
==== Obituaries  ====
 
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===== Courthouse  =====
 
===== Courthouse  =====
  
[http://www.carrollcountyohio.net/ Carroll County Courthouse] <br>119 Public Square<br> Carrollton, OH 44615-1448<br> Phone: 330.627.4886<br>
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[http://www.carrollcountyohio.net/ Carroll County Courthouse] <br>119 Public Square<br> Carrollton, OH 44615-1448<br> Phone: 330.627.4886<br>  
  
'''''Court Clerk ''''' has divorce and court records from 1833.<br> '''''Probate Court ''''' has birth and death records 1867-1909, marriage and probate records from 1833.<br>  
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'''''Court Clerk''''' has divorce and court records from 1833.<br> '''''Probate Court''''' has birth and death records 1867-1909, marriage and probate records from 1833.<br> '''''County Recorder''''' has land records from 1833. <br> '''''Board of Health''''' has birth and death records from 1909.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 540, Carroll County, Ohio. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
'''''County Recorder ''''' has land records from 1833. <br>  
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'''''Board of Health ''''' has birth and death records from 1909.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 540, Carroll County, Ohio. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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===== Family History Centers  =====
 
===== Family History Centers  =====

Revision as of 02:38, 1 February 2013

Hand and keyboard.jpg Ohio
Online Records
Carroll County, Ohio
Map
Boundary map of Carroll County, Ohio
Map of the U.S. highlighting Ohio
Location of Ohio in the U.S.
Courthouse
Carroll County, Ohio Courthouse.jpg
Address Carroll County Courthouse
119 South Lisbon Street
Carrollton, Ohio 44615
Carroll County Website
Phone: 330.627.4886
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Contents

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1867
1833
1867
1826
1833
*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Carroll County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
184018,108
185017,685−2.3%
186015,738−11.0%
187014,491−7.9%
188016,41613.3%
189017,5667.0%
190016,811−4.3%
191015,761−6.2%
192015,9421.1%
193016,0570.7%
194017,4498.7%
195019,0399.1%
196020,8579.5%
197021,5793.5%
198025,59818.6%
199026,5213.6%
200028,8368.7%
201028,8360%

Church Records

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Charles Carroll.JPG
The county is named after Charles Carroll (1737-1832), a signer of the Declaration of Independence.[3]
Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Carroll County, Ohio

Land Property

Maps

Military

  • Civil War
    Civil War service men from Carroll 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 Carroll County.
- 98th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Companies H and I

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Carroll 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. Online Newspapers
Online Newspaper Abstracts
Newspaper Extracts and Abstracts in Book Form

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Carroll County Courthouse
119 Public Square
Carrollton, OH 44615-1448
Phone: 330.627.4886

Court Clerk has divorce and court records from 1833.
Probate Court has birth and death records 1867-1909, marriage and probate records from 1833.
County Recorder has land records from 1833.
Board of Health has birth and death records from 1909.[1]

Family History Centers
Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
  • 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.
Marriage
Death

Web Sites

Places

Populated Places

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 540, Carroll County, Ohio. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "Carroll County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carroll_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).
  3. Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton.