Jackson County, Ohio Genealogy

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==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
  
*Many Court for Jackson 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=412736&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Jackson+%2D+Court+records&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Court for Jackson 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|412736|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Ethnic Groups  ====
 
==== Ethnic Groups  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohjackso/lclgovt.htm For Land Information, Deeds, Mortgages, Mapes, Early Surveys]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohjackso/lclgovt.htm For Land Information, Deeds, Mortgages, Mapes, Early Surveys]  
 
*[http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/ Land Records Bureau of Land Management Database]  
 
*[http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/ Land Records Bureau of Land Management Database]  
*Many Land Records for Jackson 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=454430&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Jackson+%2D+Land+and+property&columns=*,0,0 topic details].  
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*Many Land Records for Jackson 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|454430|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.  
 
*[http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2077&o_xid=8911&o_lid=8911 Ohio Land Records] $
 
*[http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2077&o_xid=8911&o_lid=8911 Ohio Land Records] $
  
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*[http://books.google.com/books?id=P7qHs9BD4JAC&pg=PA50&lpg=PA50&dq=%22jackson+county+ohio%22+military&source=bl&ots=lOaOwps4Y3&sig=N6DaCrwg5bASeFE1cui4wa9dQh4&hl=en&ei=R3XmSoOvOIfqsQOusNmoBQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=6&ved=0CBoQ6AEwBQ#v=onepage&q=%22jackson%20county%20ohio%22%20military&f=false History &amp; Families of Jackson County, Ohio]  
 
*[http://books.google.com/books?id=P7qHs9BD4JAC&pg=PA50&lpg=PA50&dq=%22jackson+county+ohio%22+military&source=bl&ots=lOaOwps4Y3&sig=N6DaCrwg5bASeFE1cui4wa9dQh4&hl=en&ei=R3XmSoOvOIfqsQOusNmoBQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=6&ved=0CBoQ6AEwBQ#v=onepage&q=%22jackson%20county%20ohio%22%20military&f=false History &amp; Families of Jackson County, Ohio]  
 
*''[http://books.google.com/books?id=3CsVAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA64&lpg=PA64&dq=%22jackson+county+ohio%22+references&source=bl&ots=mV0ri7sdo2&sig=M1ndePp3mgv3CTlEdUyeqZ4kMmg&hl=en&ei=53zmSofDJIf-sgOB1fGnBQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=7&ved=0CBsQ6AEwBjgK#v=onepage&q=&f=false A History of Jackson County]'', Ohio by Daniel Webster  
 
*''[http://books.google.com/books?id=3CsVAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA64&lpg=PA64&dq=%22jackson+county+ohio%22+references&source=bl&ots=mV0ri7sdo2&sig=M1ndePp3mgv3CTlEdUyeqZ4kMmg&hl=en&ei=53zmSofDJIf-sgOB1fGnBQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=7&ved=0CBsQ6AEwBjgK#v=onepage&q=&f=false A History of Jackson County]'', Ohio by Daniel Webster  
*Many History Records for Jackson 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=426645&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Jackson+%2D+History&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many History Records for Jackson 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|426645|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohjackso/jackson.htm 1877 Jackson County Map from Military History of Ohio]&nbsp;  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohjackso/jackson.htm 1877 Jackson County Map from Military History of Ohio]&nbsp;  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohjackso/images/se-ohio-contour-map.jpg Southeast Ohio Map from U. S. Geological Survey]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohjackso/images/se-ohio-contour-map.jpg Southeast Ohio Map from U. S. Geological Survey]  
*Many Maps for Jackson 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=454429&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Jackson+%2D+Maps&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Maps for Jackson 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|454429|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
 
==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
*Many Naturalization and Citizenship Records for Jackson 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=455633&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Jackson+%2D+Naturalization+and+citizenship&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Naturalization and Citizenship Records for Jackson 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|455633|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohjackso/willbka.htm Index to Will Book "A" of Jackson County, Ohio]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohjackso/willbka.htm Index to Will Book "A" of Jackson County, Ohio]  
*Many Probate Records for Jackson 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=496662&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Jackson+%2D+Probate+records&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Probate Records for Jackson 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|496662|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
==== Resource Guide  ====
 
==== Resource Guide  ====
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*[http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/jackson/deathindex.html Jackson County, Ohio Death Certificates]  
 
*[http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/jackson/deathindex.html Jackson County, Ohio Death Certificates]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohjackso/bmdrecs.htm Jackson County, Birth, Death and Marriage Records]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohjackso/bmdrecs.htm Jackson County, Birth, Death and Marriage Records]  
*Many Divorce Records for Jackson 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=1049985&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Jackson+%2D+Divorce+records&columns=*,0,0 topic details].  
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*Many Divorce Records for Jackson 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|1049985|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.  
 
*[http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5194 Ohio Marriages, 1803-1900]&nbsp;$  
 
*[http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5194 Ohio Marriages, 1803-1900]&nbsp;$  
 
*[http://www.ohiogenealogyexpress.com/jackson/jacksonco_marr.htm Jackson County, Ohio Marriages 1791-1898]  
 
*[http://www.ohiogenealogyexpress.com/jackson/jacksonco_marr.htm Jackson County, Ohio Marriages 1791-1898]  
 
*[http://www.deathindexes.com/ohio/ Ohio Death Records &amp; Indexes]  
 
*[http://www.deathindexes.com/ohio/ Ohio Death Records &amp; Indexes]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohjackso/lclgovt.htm Jackson County Local Government Information]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohjackso/lclgovt.htm Jackson County Local Government Information]  
*Many Vital Records for Jackson 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=370878&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Jackson+%2D+Vital+records&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
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*Many Vital Records for Jackson 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|370878|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohjackso/jackson.htm 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/~ohjackso/jackson.htm 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=196275&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Jackson&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Ohio%2C+Jackson|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

Revision as of 07:09, 7 January 2011

United States  > Ohio > Jackson County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Andrew Jackson.JPG

The county is named after War of 1812 hero Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) who became Seventh President of the United States in 1829.[1]

Parent County

1816--Jackson County was created 12 January 1816 from Scioto, Gallia, Athens, and Ross Counties.
County seat: Jackson [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census and Directories

Church

Court

  • Many Court for Jackson 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.

Ethnic Groups

Funeral Homes

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

  • Many Naturalization and Citizenship Records for Jackson 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

Resource Guide

Schools

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. "Jackson County, Indiana," Wikipedia.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).