Clinton County, Ohio Genealogy

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| building address = Clinton County Courthouse<br>46 S. South Street<br>Wilmington, Ohio 45177<br>[http://co.clinton.oh.us/ Clinton County Website]<br> Phone: 937.382.2103
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}}[[United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Clinton County''' <br> <br>
  
== &nbsp;&nbsp;Historical Facts  ==
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=== Historical Facts  ===
  
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| width="100%" align="center" bgcolor="#cccc99" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Clinton County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Clinton County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>  
| width="16.6%" align="center" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Clinton County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>'''[[Clinton County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Clinton County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Clinton County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Clinton County, Ohio#Census|Tax]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Clinton County, Ohio#Census|Tax]]'''</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Clinton County, Ohio#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Clinton County, Ohio#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Clinton County, Ohio#Probate_Records|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1868</center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1868</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1817</center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1817</center>  
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1867</center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1867</center>  
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1806</center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1806</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...''' '''[[Clinton County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Clinton County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Clinton County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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| bgcolor="#99d6ff" width="100%" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Clinton County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Clinton County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Clinton County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
 
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from&nbsp;[[Highland County, Ohio|Highland]] and [[Warren County, Ohio|Warren]] Counties 19 February 1810.<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;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&nbsp;[[Highland County, Ohio|Highland]] and [[Warren County, Ohio|Warren]] counties 19 February 1810.<ref name="HBG" /><br>  
 
*'''County Seat: '''Wilmington  
 
*'''County Seat: '''Wilmington  
*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}}&nbsp;'''residents''' may also have records in <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Mahoning County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mahoning_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).</ref>[[Greene County, Ohio|Greene]] (north){{·}}[[Fayette County, Ohio|Fayette]] (northeast){{·}}[[Brown County, Ohio|Brown]] (south){{·}}[[Warren County, Ohio|Warren]] (west){{·}}[[Highland County, Ohio|Highland]] (southeast)
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*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}}&nbsp;'''residents''' may also have records in [[Greene County, Ohio|Greene]] (north){{·}}[[Fayette County, Ohio|Fayette]] (northeast){{·}}[[Brown County, Ohio|Brown]] (south){{·}}[[Warren County, Ohio|Warren]] (west){{·}}[[Highland County, Ohio|Highland]] (southeast)<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Clinton County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clinton_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).</ref>
 
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== Quick History  ==
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{{Wikipedia|Clinton County, Ohio}}
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1810--'''Clinton County was created 19 February 1810&nbsp;from [[Highland County, Ohio|Highland]] and [[Warren County, Ohio|Warren]] counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Wilmington <ref>The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002)</ref>  
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==== Bible Records ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Biography ====
  
*[[Brown County, Ohio|Brown]]
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==== Business Records and Commerce ====
*[[Clermont County, Ohio|Clermont]]
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*[[Fayette County, Ohio|Fayette]]
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*[[Greene County, Ohio|Greene]]
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*[[Highland County, Ohio|Highland]]
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*[[Warren County, Ohio|Warren]]
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{{Wikipedia|Clinton County, Ohio}}
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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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===== Courthouse  =====
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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[http://co.clinton.oh.us/ Clinton County Courthouse]<br> 46 S South Street <br>Wilmington, Oh 45177-2214<br> Phone: 937.382.2103&nbsp;<br>
  
*[http://ryoba.forest.net/clintoncountyhistory/default.asp?contentID=580 Clinton County Genealogical Society]
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'''''Probate Judge''''' has birth and death records 1867-1908, marriage and probate records from 1810. <br> '''''County Health Office''''' has birth and death records from 1908. <br> '''''County Recorder''''' has land records from 1810. <br> '''''Court Clerk''''' has divorce and court records from 1810.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 541, Clinton County, Ohio. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
*[http://ryoba.forest.net/clintoncountyhistory/default.asp?contentID=579 Clinton County Historical Society]
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Wilmington Ohio Family History Center]]
 
*[[Wilmington Ohio Family History Center]]
  
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*[http://www.clintoncountyhistory.org Clinton County Genealogical Society]
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*[http://www.clintoncountyhistory.org Clinton County Historical Society]
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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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=== Web Sites  ===
  
 
*{{FHL|Ohio%2C+Clinton|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Ohio%2C+Clinton|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
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Revision as of 17:09, 21 September 2012

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Clinton County, Ohio
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Location of Ohio in the U.S.
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Address Clinton County Courthouse
46 S. South Street
Wilmington, Ohio 45177
Clinton County Website
Phone: 937.382.2103
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Contents

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1868
1817
1867
1806
1810
*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries
  • Parent Counties: Formed from Highland and Warren counties 19 February 1810.[1]
  • County Seat: Wilmington
  • Neighboring Counties: Clinton County, Ohio Genealogy residents may also have records in Greene (north) · Fayette (northeast) · Brown (south) · Warren (west) · Highland (southeast)[2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Clinton 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: Clinton County, Ohio

Land and Property

Maps

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Clinton County Courthouse
46 S South Street
Wilmington, Oh 45177-2214
Phone: 937.382.2103 

Probate Judge has birth and death records 1867-1908, marriage and probate records from 1810.
County Health Office has birth and death records from 1908.
County Recorder has land records from 1810.
Court Clerk has divorce and court records from 1810.[1]

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 / Localities

Populated Places

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 541, Clinton County, Ohio. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "Clinton County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clinton_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).