Highland County, Ohio Genealogy

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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohcnewma/maincemetery.html New Market Township, Higland County, Ohio]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohcnewma/maincemetery.html New Market Township, Higland County, Ohio]  
 
*[http://politicalgraveyard.com/geo/OH/HI.html The Political Graveyard for Highland County]  
 
*[http://politicalgraveyard.com/geo/OH/HI.html The Political Graveyard for Highland County]  
*Many Cemetery Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=366232&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Highland+%2D+Cemeteries&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Cemetery Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see {{FHL|366232|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
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[http://ohio.hometownlocator.com/features/cultural,class,church,scfips,39071.cfm Highland County, Ohio Churches]  
 
[http://ohio.hometownlocator.com/features/cultural,class,church,scfips,39071.cfm Highland County, Ohio Churches]  
  
Many Church Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=359373&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Highland+%2D+Church+records&columns=*,0,0 topic details].  
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Many Church Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see {{FHL|359373|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.  
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
  
*Many Court Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=400616&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Highland+%2D+Court+records&columns=*,0,0 topic details].  
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*Many Court Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see {{FHL|400616|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.  
*Many Guardianship Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=454132&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Highland+%2D+Guardianship&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Guardianship Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see {{FHL|454132|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Funeral Homes  ====
 
==== Funeral Homes  ====
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*''[http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH29&CISOPTR=5087&CISOSHOW=4962 The History of the County of Highland In the State of Ohio]'',&nbsp;From its First Creation and Organization to July 4th, 1876  
 
*''[http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH29&CISOPTR=5087&CISOSHOW=4962 The History of the County of Highland In the State of Ohio]'',&nbsp;From its First Creation and Organization to July 4th, 1876  
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Highland_County_Courthouse_(Ohio) The County of Highland:&nbsp;a History of Highland County, Ohio]  
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Highland_County_Courthouse_(Ohio) The County of Highland:&nbsp;a History of Highland County, Ohio]  
*Many History Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=422308&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Highland+%2D+History&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many History Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see {{FHL|422308|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*'''General'''<br>-[http://www.ohiogenealogyexpress.com/highland/highlandco_military.htm History of MIlitary Service of the U. S., and the State of Ohio]<br>
 
*'''General'''<br>-[http://www.ohiogenealogyexpress.com/highland/highlandco_military.htm History of MIlitary Service of the U. S., and the State of Ohio]<br>
  
:-Many Military Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=499502&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Highland+%2D+Military+records&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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:-Many Military Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see {{FHL|499502|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
 
==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
*Many Naturalization and Citizenship Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=499504&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Highland+%2D+Naturalization+and+citizenship&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Naturalization and Citizenship Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see {{FHL|499504|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=Newspaper&dbid=7800&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 Hillsboro Press Gazette] (Hillsboro, Ohio) $  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=Newspaper&dbid=7800&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 Hillsboro Press Gazette] (Hillsboro, Ohio) $  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=Newspaper&dbid=7953&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 News Herald] (Hillsboro, Ohio) $  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=Newspaper&dbid=7953&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 News Herald] (Hillsboro, Ohio) $  
*Many Newspapers for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=825136&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Highland+%2D+Newspapers&columns=*,0,0 topic details].  
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*Many Newspapers for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see {{FHL|825136|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.  
*Many Obituaries for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=499518&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Highland+%2D+Obituaries&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Obituaries for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see {{FHL|499518|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
*Many Probates for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=400615&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Highland+%2D+Probate+records&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Probates for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see {{FHL|400615|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=BookList&dbid=48602&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 Ohio Source Records]  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=BookList&dbid=48602&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 Ohio Source Records]  
 
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#c=1473259;p=collectionDetails Ohio Tax Records 1816-1838]  
 
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#c=1473259;p=collectionDetails Ohio Tax Records 1816-1838]  
*Many Tax Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=514882&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Highland+%2D+Taxation&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Tax Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see {{FHL|514882|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
 
*Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953 Free name indexes and images at [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#c=1307272;p=collectionDetails FamilySearch – Pilot]. 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.  
 
*Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953 Free name indexes and images at [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#c=1307272;p=collectionDetails FamilySearch – Pilot]. 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.  
*Many Vital Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=415473&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Highland+%2D+Vital+records&columns=*,0,0 topic details].  
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*Many Vital Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see {{FHL|415473|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=5763&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-1944 and 1959-2002] $  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=5763&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-1944 and 1959-2002] $  
 
*[http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5194 Ohio Marriages, 1803-1900] $
 
*[http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5194 Ohio Marriages, 1803-1900] $
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*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/oh/county/highland/index.html USGenWeb ]project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/oh/county/highland/index.html USGenWeb ]project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=196220&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Highland&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Ohio%2C+Highland|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.ohiogenealogyexpress.com/highland/index.htm Ohio Genealogy Express], Highland County, Ohio  
 
*[http://www.ohiogenealogyexpress.com/highland/index.htm Ohio Genealogy Express], Highland County, Ohio  
 
*[http://www.cyndislist.com/oh-local.htm#Highland Cyndi's List]
 
*[http://www.cyndislist.com/oh-local.htm#Highland Cyndi's List]

Revision as of 07:09, 7 January 2011

United States  > Ohio > Highland County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1805--Highland County was created 18 February 1805 from Ross, Adams and Clermont Counties.
County seat: Hillsboro [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

The History of the Chillicothe Presbytery, From its Organization in 1799-1889

Churches of Highland County, Ohio

Topographic Map Church Features in Highland County, Ohio

Highland County, Ohio Churches

Many Church Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see topic details.

Court

  • Many Court Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see topic details.
  • Many Guardianship Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see topic details.

Funeral Homes

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War
    Civil War service men from Highland 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 Highland County.
- 1st Regiment, Ohio Cavalry, Company C, also known as "Pope's Escort" and "Shield's Body Guard", and Company H, which had many men from Hillsboro

-Highland County, Ohio World War II Casualties Army and Air Force
-U. S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 $

-Many Military Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see topic details.

Naturalization and Citizenship

  • Many Naturalization and Citizenship Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see topic details.

Newspapers

Probate

  • Many Probates for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see topic details.

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953 Free name indexes and images at FamilySearch – Pilot. 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.
  • Many Vital Records for Highland County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see topic details.
  • Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-1944 and 1959-2002 $
  • Ohio Marriages, 1803-1900 $

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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