Holmes County, Ohio Genealogy

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}}[[United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Holmes County'''
 
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=== County Courthouse  ===
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[http://www.co.holmes.oh.us/ Holmes County Courthouse] <br>1 East Jackson Street<br> Millersburg, OH 44654<br> Phone: 330.674.0286&nbsp;<br><br>Probate Court has birth and death records 1867-1982, <br>marriage and probate records from 1825 and naturalization<br>records; Clerk Circuit has divorce and court records; <br>County Recorder&nbsp;has land&nbsp;and military records; County<br> Library has burial and census records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Holmes County, Ohio. Page 543 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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=== Historical Facts  ===
 
=== Historical Facts  ===
  
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| bgcolor="#cccc99" width="100%" colspan="6" align="center" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Holmes County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Holmes County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>  
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>'''[[Holmes County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" align="center" | <center>'''[[Holmes County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>  
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Holmes County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Holmes County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>  
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Holmes County, Ohio#Census|Tax]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Holmes County, Ohio#Census|Tax]]'''</center>  
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Holmes County, Ohio#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Holmes County, Ohio#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>  
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Holmes County, Ohio#Probate_Records|Probate]]'''</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>1867</center>  
| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1821</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1821</center>  
| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1867</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1867</center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1808<br></center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1808<br></center>  
| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1825</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1825</center>
 
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| bgcolor="#99d6ff" width="100%" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Holmes County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Holmes County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Holmes County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Holmes County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Holmes County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Holmes County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
 
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Coshocton County, Ohio|Coshocton]], [[Tuscarawas County, Ohio|Tuscarawas]], and [[Wayne County, Ohio|Wayne]] Counties 20 January 1824.<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;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 [[Coshocton County, Ohio|Coshocton]], [[Tuscarawas County, Ohio|Tuscarawas]], and [[Wayne County, Ohio|Wayne]] Counties 20 January 1824.<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;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>  
 
*'''County Seat: '''Millersburg  
 
*'''County Seat: '''Millersburg  
 
*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}}&nbsp;'''residents''' may also have records in <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Holmes County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Holmes_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).</ref>[[Wayne County, Ohio|Wayne]] (north){{·}}[[Coshocton County, Ohio|Coshocton]] (south){{·}}[[Licking County, Ohio|Licking]] (southwest){{·}}[[Stark County, Ohio|Stark]] (northeast){{·}}[[Knox County, Ohio|Knox]] (west){{·}}[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio|Tuscarawas]] (east)
 
*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}}&nbsp;'''residents''' may also have records in <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Holmes County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Holmes_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).</ref>[[Wayne County, Ohio|Wayne]] (north){{·}}[[Coshocton County, Ohio|Coshocton]] (south){{·}}[[Licking County, Ohio|Licking]] (southwest){{·}}[[Stark County, Ohio|Stark]] (northeast){{·}}[[Knox County, Ohio|Knox]] (west){{·}}[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio|Tuscarawas]] (east)
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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===== [[Killbuck Cemetery|Killbuck Cemetery]] =====
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===== [[Killbuck Cemetery|Killbuck Cemetery]] =====
  
[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=530886&CScntry=4&CSst=37&CScnty=2077&CSsr=41& findagrave.com]
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[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=530886&CScntry=4&CSst=37&CScnty=2077&CSsr=41& findagrave.com]  
  
 
===== Nashville Methodist Cemetery  =====
 
===== Nashville Methodist Cemetery  =====
  
[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=842050&CScntry=4&CSst=37&CScnty=2077&CSsr=81& findagrave.com]<br>
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[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=842050&CScntry=4&CSst=37&CScnty=2077&CSsr=81& findagrave.com]<br>  
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
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===== Courthouse  =====
 
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[http://www.co.holmes.oh.us/ Holmes County Courthouse] <br>1 East Jackson Street<br> Millersburg, OH 44654<br> Phone: 330.674.0286&nbsp;<br><br>Probate Court has birth and death records 1867-1982, <br>marriage and probate records from 1825 and naturalization<br>records; Clerk Circuit has divorce and court records; <br>County Recorder&nbsp;has land&nbsp;and military records; County<br> Library has burial and census records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Holmes County, Ohio. Page 543 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 19:12, 1 October 2012

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Holmes County, Ohio
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Address Holmes County Courthouse
1 East Jackson
Millesburg, Ohio 44654
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Contents

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1867
1821
1867
1808
1825
*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Holmes County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

Killbuck Cemetery

findagrave.com

Nashville Methodist Cemetery

findagrave.com

Census

Church Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Nashville

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military

  • Civil War
    Civil War service men from Morgan 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 Morgan County.
- 102nd Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Companies A and G
- 166th Regiment, Ohio Infantry (National Guard), Companies A, I and K

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Holmes County Courthouse
1 East Jackson Street
Millersburg, OH 44654
Phone: 330.674.0286 

Probate Court has birth and death records 1867-1982,
marriage and probate records from 1825 and naturalization
records; Clerk Circuit has divorce and court records;
County Recorder has land and military records; County
Library has burial and census records[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

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

Places

Populated Places

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "Holmes County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Holmes_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).