Carroll County, Ohio

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{{Ohio-stub}}[[United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'''Carroll County'''  
 
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== Historical Facts  ==
 
== Historical Facts  ==
  
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| bgcolor="#99d6ff" width="100%" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Carroll County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Carroll County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Carroll County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Carroll County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Carroll County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Carroll County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
 
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== History  ==
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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}}
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1832--'''Carroll County was created 25 December 1832&nbsp;from [[Columbiana County, Ohio|Columbiana]], [[Stark County, Ohio|Stark]], [[Harrison County, Ohio|Harrison]], [[Jefferson County, Ohio|Jefferson]], and [[Tuscarawas County, Ohio|Tuscarawas]] Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Carrollton <ref>The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002)</ref>  
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See an interactive map of Carroll County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].  
 
See an interactive map of Carroll County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].  
  
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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}}
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
 
*[[Columbiana County, Ohio|Columbiana]]
 
*[[Harrison County, Ohio|Harrison]]
 
*[[Jefferson County, Ohio|Jefferson]]
 
*[[Stark County, Ohio|Stark]]
 
*[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio|Tuscarawas]]
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohcarcgs/?cj=1&o_xid=0001231185&o_lid=0001231185 The Carroll County, Ohio Genealogical Society]
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohcarcgs/?cj=1&o_xid=0001231185&o_lid=0001231185 The Carroll County, Ohio Genealogical Society]
  
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== Sources and Footnotes  ==
 
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Revision as of 14:43, 10 August 2012

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Carroll County, Ohio
Map
Boundary map of Carroll County, Ohio
Map of the U.S. highlighting Ohio
Location of Ohio in the U.S.
Facts
Founded: January 1, 1833
County Seat Carrollton
Courthouse
Carroll County, Ohio Courthouse.jpg
Address Carroll County Courthouse
119 South Lisbon Street
Carrollton, Ohio 44615
Carroll County Website

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

Ohio Digital Collections



Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Carroll County boundary changes.


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

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Resources

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

Court

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Land

Local Histories

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

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

Sources and Footnotes

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "Mahoning County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mahoning_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).
  3. Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton.