Clermont County, Ohio

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{{Ohio-stub}} [[United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Clermont County'''
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| building address = Clermont County Courthouse<br>4430 State Route 222<br>Batavia, Ohio 45103<br>[http://www.clermontcountyohio.gov/ Clermont County Website]<br> Phone: 513.732.7308
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}}[[United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Clermont County'''<br><br>
  
 
=== Historical Facts  ===
 
=== Historical Facts  ===
  
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Clermont County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Clermont County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" align="center" | <center>'''[[Clermont County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>'''[[Clermont County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Clermont County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Clermont County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Clermont County, Ohio#Census|Tax]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Clermont County, Ohio#Census|Tax]]'''</center>  
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Clermont County, Ohio#Probate_Records|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1856</center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1856</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1801</center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1801</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1856</center>  
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1800</center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1800</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1810</center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1810</center>
 
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Clermont County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Clermont County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Clermont County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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| bgcolor="#99d6ff" width="100%" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Clermont County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Clermont County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Clermont County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
 
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Hamilton County, Ohio|Hamilton]] County 6 December 1800.<ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>  
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Hamilton County, Ohio|Hamilton]] County 6 December 1800.<ref name="HBG" />  
 
*'''County Seat: '''Batavia  
 
*'''County Seat: '''Batavia  
 
*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}}&nbsp;'''residents''' may also have records in <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Clermont County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clermont_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).</ref>[[Warren County, Ohio|Warren]] (north){{·}}[[Clinton County, Ohio|Clinton]] (northeast){{·}}[[Campbell County, Kentucky|Campbell County, Kentucky]], [[Pendleton County, Kentucky|Pendleton County, Kentucky]], and [[Bracken County, Kentucky|Bracken County, Kentucky]] (south){{·}}[[Hamilton County, Ohio|Hamilton]] (west){{·}}[[Brown County, Ohio|Brown]] (east)
 
*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}}&nbsp;'''residents''' may also have records in <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Clermont County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clermont_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).</ref>[[Warren County, Ohio|Warren]] (north){{·}}[[Clinton County, Ohio|Clinton]] (northeast){{·}}[[Campbell County, Kentucky|Campbell County, Kentucky]], [[Pendleton County, Kentucky|Pendleton County, Kentucky]], and [[Bracken County, Kentucky|Bracken County, Kentucky]] (south){{·}}[[Hamilton County, Ohio|Hamilton]] (west){{·}}[[Brown County, Ohio|Brown]] (east)
 
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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See an interactive map of Clermont County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].  
 
See an interactive map of Clermont County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].  
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
 
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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>
  
 
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==== Periodicals  ====
 
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==== Public Records  ====
 
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===== Courthouse  =====
 
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[http://www.clermontcountyohio.gov/ Clermont County Courthouse]<br> 212 E Main Street<br> Batavia, OH 45103<br> Phone: 513.732.7308&nbsp;<br>
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'''''Probate Court''''' has birth and death records 1867-1950, marriage and probate records from 1800 and naturalization records from 1860’s. <br> '''''Court Clerk''''' has divorce records from 1861 and court records from 1803.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 541, Clermont County, Ohio. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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Address Clermont County Courthouse
4430 State Route 222
Batavia, Ohio 45103
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Phone: 513.732.7308
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Contents

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1856
1801
1856
1800
1810
*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Clermont County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

Census

Church Records

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Clermont County, Ohio

Land and Property

Maps

Military

  • Civil War
    Civil War service men from Clermont 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 Clermont County.
- 1st Independent Battery, Ohio Light Artillery, a battery is like a company in an artillery regiment.

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Clermont 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

Probate records created after 1852 are held by the Clermont County, Ohio Probate Court. From 1797 or the creation of the county, probate records were held by the Court of Common Pleas. Most counties transferred all records to the Probate Court, but in some circumstances, Court of Common Pleas records should be searched for records prior to 1852. Most records are housed at the Clermont County, Ohio Courthouse. Some records are on microfilm at the Ohio Genealogical Society and the Family History Library. For more complete information about the location of county probate records see:

See the wiki page Ohio Probate Records for information about how to use probate records.

Content: Probate Records may give the decedent's date of death, names of his or her spouse, children, parents, siblings, in-laws, neighbors, associates, relatives, and their place of residence.

Record types: Wills, estates, guardianships, naturalizations, marriage, adoption, and birth and death records (1867-1908 only).

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Clermont County Courthouse
212 E Main Street
Batavia, OH 45103
Phone: 513.732.7308 

Probate Court has birth and death records 1867-1950, marriage and probate records from 1800 and naturalization records from 1860’s.
Court Clerk has divorce records from 1861 and court records from 1803.[1]

Family History Centers
Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Vital records consist of birth, death, marriage and divorce records. Although Ohio enacted a statute in 1856 -1857 requiring registration of births, deaths and marriages, many counties did not comply. A second law was written in 1867 but, again, was not always followed. By 1908, the law was more clearly defined and kept. Any existing birth and death records from 1867 through December 19, 1908 are located at the Clermont County, Ohio Probate Court. The Ohio Department of Health has birth records filed after December 20, 1908 and death records filed after January 1, 1954 while the Ohio Historical Society houses death records from December 20, 1908 through December 31, 1953.

Original marriage records are held at the office of the Clermont County, Ohio Probate Court with divorce records located with the Clermont County, Ohio Clerk of Courts.

See also How to order Ohio Vital Records or order vital records electronically online.

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 / Localities

Populated Places

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 541, Clermont County, Ohio. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "Clermont County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clermont_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).
  3. Carol Willsey Bell, Ohio Wills and Estates to 1850: An Index (Columbus, Ohio: the author, 1981). FamilySearch Books Online - Free online copy.