Hocking County, Ohio Genealogy

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*[http://www.graveaddiction.com/hockcem.html Hocking County Cemeteries]  
 
*[http://www.graveaddiction.com/hockcem.html Hocking County Cemeteries]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohcps/ Ohio Cemetery Preservation Society]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohcps/ Ohio Cemetery Preservation Society]  
*Many Cemeteries Records for Hocking 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=503060&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Hocking+%2D+Cemeteries&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Cemeteries Records for Hocking 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|503060|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Census and Directories  ====
 
==== Census and Directories  ====
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*[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/OH_Hocking.htm Hocking County, Ohio Free Public Records Directory]  
 
*[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/OH_Hocking.htm Hocking County, Ohio Free Public Records Directory]  
 
*[http://www.findcountyrecords.com/counties/Ohio/Hocking+County Find County Records]  
 
*[http://www.findcountyrecords.com/counties/Ohio/Hocking+County Find County Records]  
*Many Court Records for Hocking 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=369668&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Hocking+%2D+Court+records&columns=*,0,0 topic details].  
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*Many Court Records for Hocking 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|369668|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.  
*Many Guardianship Records for Hocking 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=958185&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Hocking+%2D+Guardianship&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Guardianship Records for Hocking 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|958185|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Funeral Homes  ====
 
==== Funeral Homes  ====
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*[http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/PatentSearch/ Land Patent Search]  
 
*[http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/PatentSearch/ Land Patent Search]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/oh/hocking/land-index.html Land Records]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/oh/hocking/land-index.html Land Records]  
*Many Land Records for Hocking 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=380949&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Hocking+%2D+Land+and+property&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Land Records for Hocking 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|380949|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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*[http://www.nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com/OH/Hocking/state.html National Register of Historic Places]  
 
*[http://www.nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com/OH/Hocking/state.html National Register of Historic Places]  
 
*[http://www.google.com/archivesearch?hl=en&q=%22Hocking+county+OHio%22+history&um=1&ie=UTF-8&scoring=t&ei=LuHtSpboLYvgswP7jMT1Aw&sa=X&oi=timeline_result&ct=title&resnum=11&ved=0CCwQ5wIwCg Hocking County, Ohio Timeline]  
 
*[http://www.google.com/archivesearch?hl=en&q=%22Hocking+county+OHio%22+history&um=1&ie=UTF-8&scoring=t&ei=LuHtSpboLYvgswP7jMT1Aw&sa=X&oi=timeline_result&ct=title&resnum=11&ved=0CCwQ5wIwCg Hocking County, Ohio Timeline]  
*Many History Records for Hocking 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=432802&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Hocking+%2D+History&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many History Records for Hocking 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|432802|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/maps/map-of-Hocking-County-Ohio.htm Hocking County Detailed Map]  
 
*[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/maps/map-of-Hocking-County-Ohio.htm Hocking County Detailed Map]  
 
*[http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Maps_of_Hocking_County,_Ohio Category:&nbsp;Maps of Hocking County, Ohio]  
 
*[http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Maps_of_Hocking_County,_Ohio Category:&nbsp;Maps of Hocking County, Ohio]  
*Many Maps for Hocking 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=454119&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Hocking+%2D+Maps&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Maps for Hocking 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|454119|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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:- [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/ohio/hocking.htm Hocking County, Ohio World War II Casualties Army and Air Force] <br><br>
 
:- [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/ohio/hocking.htm Hocking County, Ohio World War II Casualties Army and Air Force] <br><br>
  
*Many Military Records for Hocking 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=430839&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Hocking+%2D+Military+records&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Military Records for Hocking 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|430839|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
 
==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
*Many Naturalization and Citizenship Records for Hocking 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=381048&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Hocking+%2D+Naturalization+and+citizenship&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Naturalization and Citizenship Records for Hocking 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|381048|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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*[http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/hocking/news.html Hocking County, Ohio Newspaper Extractions]  
 
*[http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/hocking/news.html Hocking County, Ohio Newspaper Extractions]  
 
*[http://www.ancestry.com/search/obit/browsenid.aspx?tp=2&cj=1&nid=888&p=38&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Logan Daily News] $  
 
*[http://www.ancestry.com/search/obit/browsenid.aspx?tp=2&cj=1&nid=888&p=38&o_xid=0001546952&o_lid=0001546952 Logan Daily News] $  
*Many Newspapers for Hocking 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=503556&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Hocking+%2D+Newspapers&columns=*,0,0 topic details].  
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*Many Newspapers for Hocking 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|503556|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.  
*Many Obituaries for Hocking 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=577535&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Hocking+%2D+Obituaries&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Obituaries for Hocking 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|577535|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
*Many Probate Records for Hocking 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=369667&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Hocking+%2D+Probate+records&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Probate Records for Hocking 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|369667|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Schools  ====
 
==== Schools  ====
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*[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] $  
 
*[http://www.vitalrec.com/ohcounties6.html#Hocking Hocking County Vital Records]  
 
*[http://www.vitalrec.com/ohcounties6.html#Hocking Hocking County Vital Records]  
*Many Vital Records for Hocking 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=370876&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Hocking+%2D+Vital+records&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Vital Records for Hocking 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|370876|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohhockin/ USGenWeb] project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohhockin/ USGenWeb] project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohhocki3/%7E%20Dust%20in%20the%20Attic%7E.html Dust in the Attic] Under '''History''', click on '''Hocking County''' for cemeteries and other records.  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohhocki3/%7E%20Dust%20in%20the%20Attic%7E.html Dust in the Attic] Under '''History''', click on '''Hocking County''' for cemeteries and other records.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=196230&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Hocking&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Ohio%2C+Hocking|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/hocking/ Genealogy Trails]  
 
*[http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/hocking/ Genealogy Trails]  
 
*[http://www.myohiogenealogy.com/oh_county/hoc.htm My Ohio Genealogy]  
 
*[http://www.myohiogenealogy.com/oh_county/hoc.htm My Ohio Genealogy]  

Revision as of 07:09, 7 January 2011

United States  > Ohio > Hocking County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1818--Hocking County was created 3 January 1818 from Athens, Ross, and Fairfield Counties.
County seat: Logan [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census and Directories

Church

Court

Funeral Homes

Land

  • Land Patent Search
  • Land Records
  • Many Land Records for Hocking 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.

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War
- Civil War service men from Lucas 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 Lucas County.
- 114th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Companies H and I
- Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
- Hocking County, Ohio Civil War
- Civil War Research Database $
- Civil War Pension Index: General Indes to Pension Files, 1861-1934 $
- Morgan's Raiders Ride Through Athens, Hocking and Perry Counties
- 58th Ohio Infantry Regiment (Union)
- 63rd Ohio Infantry Regiment (Union)

  • World War I
- World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 $
- Ohio Military Men 1917-1918 $

  • World War II
- U. S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 $
- Hocking County, Ohio WW II Army Enlistment Records 1838-1946
- United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942
- Young America Patriots 1941-1945
- World War II Honor List of Dead and Missing
- Hocking County, Ohio World War II Casualties Army and Air Force

  • Many Military Records for Hocking 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 Hocking 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 Probate Records for Hocking 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.

Schools

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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