Hancock County, Ohio

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* [http://books.google.com/books?id=az4VAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA507&dq=knox+county+ohio+%22civil+war%22+company&hl=en&ei=1AnDTISBE4W8sQPEjsiVDA&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=7&ved=0CE4Q6AEwBg#v=onepage&q=knox%20county%20ohio%20%22civil%20war%22%20company&f=false A Centennial Biographical History of Hancock County, Ohio<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1287850658109_314" />] (published 1903) includes many biographies of people living in Hancock County.
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*[http://books.google.com/books?id=az4VAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA507&dq=knox+county+ohio+%22civil+war%22+company&hl=en&ei=1AnDTISBE4W8sQPEjsiVDA&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=7&ved=0CE4Q6AEwBg#v=onepage&q=knox%20county%20ohio%20%22civil%20war%22%20company&f=false A Centennial Biographical History of Hancock County, Ohio<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1287850658109_314" />] (published 1903) includes many biographies of people living in Hancock County.
  
 
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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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'''[[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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'''[http://www.findlaylibrary.org/obituaryDB/Obituary_PromptSearch.asp www.findlaylibrary.org/obituaryDB/Obituary_PromptSearch.asp Findlay-Hancock Public Library&nbsp;]&nbsp;'''  
 
'''[http://www.findlaylibrary.org/obituaryDB/Obituary_PromptSearch.asp www.findlaylibrary.org/obituaryDB/Obituary_PromptSearch.asp Findlay-Hancock Public Library&nbsp;]&nbsp;'''  
  
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 15:22, 7 March 2012

United StatesGotoarrow.png Ohio Gotoarrow.png Hancock County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1820--Hancock County was created 12 February 1820 from Logan County. County seat: Findlay [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Hancock County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War service men from Hancock 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 Hancock County.
-99th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Companies D and G

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

www.findlaylibrary.org/obituaryDB/Obituary_PromptSearch.asp Findlay-Hancock Public Library  

Family History Centers

Websites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).