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County Courthouse


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The county is named after Charles Carroll (1737-1832), a signer of the Declaration of Independence.[1]
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Carroll County, Ohio

Parent County

1832--Carroll County was created 25 December 1832 from Columbiana, Stark, Harrison, Jefferson, and Tuscarawas Counties.  County seat: Carrollton [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Carroll County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties






Local Histories



  • 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




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. Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Wikipedia,
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002)


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