Logan County, Ohio Genealogy

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{{Ohio-stub}} [[United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Logan County'''
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<p><span class="fck_mw_template">{{Ohio-stub}}</span> <a _fcknotitle="true" href="United States">United States</a><img src="/learn/wiki/en/images/b/b1/Gotoarrow.png" _fck_mw_filename="Gotoarrow.png" alt="" /> <a href="Ohio">Ohio</a> <img src="/learn/wiki/en/images/b/b1/Gotoarrow.png" _fck_mw_filename="Gotoarrow.png" alt="" /> <b>Logan County</b>
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</p><p><span class="fck_mw_template">{{Infobox U.S. CountyfckLR| seal = fckLR| seal size =fckLR| county = Logan CountyfckLR| boundary_map=OH_logan.pngfckLR| county_map =fckLR| state = OhiofckLR| state_map = OH-map.pngfckLR| latd = fckLR| longd = fckLR| founded title=Founded:fckLR| founded year=fckLR| founded date=fckLR| motto = fckLR| seat=fckLR| seat wl = fckLR| building image = Logan County, Ohio Courthouse.jpgfckLR| building image size = 200pxfckLR| building address = fckLR| named for = fckLR| named for image = fckLR| named for image size = 200pxfckLR| flag = fckLR| flag size =fckLR| logo = fckLR| logo size =fckLR| ex image = fckLR| ex image size =fckLR| ex image cap = fckLR| adoption_sign = fckLR| footnotes = fckLR}}</span>
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<h2> Historical Facts  </h2>
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<table width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="2">
  
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<td width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6"> <b>Beginning dates for major county records</b>
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<td width="16.6%" valign="middle"> <center><b><a href="Logan County, Ohio#Birth">Birth</a></b></center>
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<td width="16.6%" valign="middle" align="center"> <center><b><a href="Logan County, Ohio#Marriage">Marriage</a></b></center>
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<td width="16.6%" valign="middle"> <center><b><a href="Logan County, Ohio#Death">Death</a></b></center>
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</td>
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<td width="16.6%" valign="middle"> <center><b><a href="Logan County, Ohio#Census">Tax</a></b></center>
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</td>
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<td width="16.6%" valign="middle"> <center><b><a href="Logan County, Ohio#Land_and_Property">Land</a></b></center>
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<td width="16.6%" valign="middle"> <center><b><a href="Logan County, Ohio#Probate_Records">Probate</a></b></center>
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<td width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;"> <center>1867</center>
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<td width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;"> <center>1818</center>
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</td>
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<td width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;"> <center>1867</center>
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<td width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;"> <center></center>
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<td width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;"> <center>1810<br></center>
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<td width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;"> <center>1851</center>
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<td width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6"> <b>*For earlier dates, try...</b> <b><a href="Logan County, Ohio#Church_Records">Church</a> &#124; <a href="Logan County, Ohio#Obituaries">Obituaries</a> &#124; <a href="Logan County, Ohio#Cemeteries">Cemeteries</a></b>
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</td></tr></table>
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<ul><li><b>Parent Counties</b>: Formed from <a href="Champaign County, Ohio">Champaign</a> County in 1818.<br>
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</li><li><b>County Seat: </b>Bellefontaine<br>&#160;
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</li><li><b>Neighboring Counties</b>: <span class="fck_mw_template">{{PAGENAME}}</span>&#160;<b>residents</b> may also have records in <span class="fck_mw_ref" _fck_mw_customtag="true" _fck_mw_tagname="ref">Wikipedia contributors, &quot;Mahoning County, Ohio&quot; in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mahoning_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).</span><a href="Hardin County, Ohio">Hardin</a> (north)<span class="fck_mw_template">{{·}}</span><a href="Champaign County, Ohio">Champaign</a> (south)<span class="fck_mw_template">{{·}}</span><a href="Auglaize County, Ohio">Auglaize</a> (northwest)<span class="fck_mw_template">{{·}}</span><a href="Union County, Ohio">Union</a> (east)<span class="fck_mw_template">{{·}}</span><a href="Shelby County, Ohio">Shelby</a> (west)
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</li></ul>
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<p><br> <br> <a href="Ohio Digital Collections">Ohio Digital Collections</a>
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</p>
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<h2> History  </h2>
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<h4> Parent County  </h4>
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<p><b>1817--</b>Logan County was created 30 December 1817&#160;from <a href="Champaign County, Ohio">Champaign</a> County.<br><b>County seat:</b> Bellefontaine <span class="fck_mw_ref" _fck_mw_customtag="true" _fck_mw_tagname="ref">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</span>
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<h4> Boundary Changes  </h4>
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<p>See an interactive map of Logan County <a href="http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html">boundary changes</a>.
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</p>
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<h4> Record Loss  </h4>
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<h2> Places/Localities  </h2>
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<h4> Populated Places  </h4>
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<h3> Neighboring Counties  </h3>
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<ul><li><a href="Auglaize County, Ohio">Auglaize</a>
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</li><li><a href="Champaign County, Ohio">Champaign</a>
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</li><li><a href="Hardin County, Ohio">Hardin</a>
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</li><li><a href="Shelby County, Ohio">Shelby</a>
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</li><li><a href="Union County, Ohio">Union</a>
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</li></ul>
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<h2> Resources  </h2>
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<h4> Cemeteries  </h4>
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<h4> Church  </h4>
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<h4> Court  </h4>
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<h4> Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups  </h4>
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<h5> Germans  </h5>
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<h4> Land  </h4>
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<h4> Local Histories  </h4>
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<h4> Maps  </h4>
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<h4> Military  </h4>
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<ul><li><b>Civil War</b><br>Civil War service men from Logan 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 Logan County.
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</li></ul>
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<dl><dd><dl><dd>-<a href="96th Regiment, Ohio Infantry">96th Regiment, Ohio Infantry</a>
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<dl><dd>Company H, <a href="http://freepages.military.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~firstmsmcavalry/ohioinfantry/company_h.htm">roster</a>
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</dd><dd>Company I, <a href="http://freepages.military.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~firstmsmcavalry/ohioinfantry/company_i.htm">roster</a>
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</dd></dl>
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</dd><dd>-<a href="113th Regiment, Ohio Infantry">113th Regiment, Ohio Infantry</a>,&#160;Company G<br><br>
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</dd></dl>
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</dd></dl>
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<h4> Newspapers  </h4>
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<h4> Probate  </h4>
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<h4> Taxation  </h4>
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<h4> Vital Records  </h4>
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<p><b><a href="Ohio Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)">Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953</a></b> Free name indexes and images at <a href="Ohio Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)">FamilySearch</a>. 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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</p>
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<h2> Societies and Libraries&#160;  </h2>
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<h4> Family History Centers<br>  </h4>
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<ul><li><a _fcknotitle="true" href="Introduction to LDS Family History Centers">Introduction to LDS Family History Centers</a>
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</li></ul>
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<h2> Web Sites  </h2>
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<ul><li>USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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</li><li><span class="fck_mw_template">{{FHL|Ohio%2C+Logan|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}</span>
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</li></ul>
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<h2> References  </h2>
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<p><span class="fck_mw_references" _fck_mw_customtag="true" _fck_mw_tagname="references" />
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</p><p><span class="fck_mw_template">{{ohio|ohio}}</span>
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== Historical Facts  ==
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{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="2"
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|-
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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|-
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Logan County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" align="center" | <center>'''[[Logan County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Logan County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Logan County, Ohio#Census|Tax]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Logan County, Ohio#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Logan County, Ohio#Probate_Records|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1867</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1818</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1867</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center></center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1810<br></center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1851</center>
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|-
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Logan County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Logan County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Logan County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Champaign County, Ohio|Champaign]] County in 1818.<br>
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*'''County Seat: '''Bellefontaine<br>&nbsp;
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*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}}&nbsp;'''residents''' may also have records in <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Mahoning County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mahoning_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).</ref>[[Hardin County, Ohio|Hardin]] (north){{·}}[[Champaign County, Ohio|Champaign]] (south){{·}}[[Auglaize County, Ohio|Auglaize]] (northwest){{·}}[[Union County, Ohio|Union]] (east){{·}}[[Shelby County, Ohio|Shelby]] (west)
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<br> <br> [[Ohio Digital Collections|Ohio Digital Collections]]
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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1817--'''Logan County was created 30 December 1817&nbsp;from [[Champaign County, Ohio|Champaign]] County.<br>'''County seat:''' Bellefontaine <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of Logan County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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=== Neighboring Counties  ===
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*[[Auglaize County, Ohio|Auglaize]]
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*[[Champaign County, Ohio|Champaign]]
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*[[Hardin County, Ohio|Hardin]]
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*[[Shelby County, Ohio|Shelby]]
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*[[Union County, Ohio|Union]]
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== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Church  ====
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==== Court  ====
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==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups  ====
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===== Germans  =====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Maps  ====
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==== Military  ====
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*'''Civil War'''<br>Civil War service men from Logan 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 Logan County.
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::-[[96th Regiment, Ohio Infantry|96th Regiment, Ohio Infantry]]
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:::Company H, [http://freepages.military.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~firstmsmcavalry/ohioinfantry/company_h.htm roster]
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:::Company I, [http://freepages.military.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~firstmsmcavalry/ohioinfantry/company_i.htm roster]
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::-[[113th Regiment, Ohio Infantry|113th Regiment, Ohio Infantry]],&nbsp;Company G<br><br>
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==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Probate  ====
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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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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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*{{FHL|Ohio%2C+Logan|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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== References  ==
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<references />
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{{ohio|ohio}}
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[[Category:Logan_County,_Ohio]]
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Revision as of 17:48, 11 July 2012

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Contents

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
<a href="Logan County, Ohio#Birth">Birth</a>
<a href="Logan County, Ohio#Marriage">Marriage</a>
<a href="Logan County, Ohio#Death">Death</a>
<a href="Logan County, Ohio#Census">Tax</a>
<a href="Logan County, Ohio#Land_and_Property">Land</a>
<a href="Logan County, Ohio#Probate_Records">Probate</a>
1867
1818
1867
1810
1851
*For earlier dates, try... <a href="Logan County, Ohio#Church_Records">Church</a> | <a href="Logan County, Ohio#Obituaries">Obituaries</a> | <a href="Logan County, Ohio#Cemeteries">Cemeteries</a>
  • Parent Counties: Formed from <a href="Champaign County, Ohio">Champaign</a> County in 1818.
  • County Seat: Bellefontaine
     
  • Neighboring Counties: Logan County, Ohio Genealogy residents may also have records in Wikipedia contributors, "Mahoning County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mahoning_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).<a href="Hardin County, Ohio">Hardin</a> (north) · <a href="Champaign County, Ohio">Champaign</a> (south) · <a href="Auglaize County, Ohio">Auglaize</a> (northwest) · <a href="Union County, Ohio">Union</a> (east) · <a href="Shelby County, Ohio">Shelby</a> (west)



<a href="Ohio Digital Collections">Ohio Digital Collections</a>

History

Parent County

1817--Logan County was created 30 December 1817 from <a href="Champaign County, Ohio">Champaign</a> County.
County seat: Bellefontaine The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Logan County <a href="http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html">boundary changes</a>.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

  • <a href="Auglaize County, Ohio">Auglaize</a>
  • <a href="Champaign County, Ohio">Champaign</a>
  • <a href="Hardin County, Ohio">Hardin</a>
  • <a href="Shelby County, Ohio">Shelby</a>
  • <a href="Union County, Ohio">Union</a>

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War
    Civil War service men from Logan 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 Logan County.

-<a href="96th Regiment, Ohio Infantry">96th Regiment, Ohio Infantry</a>
Company H, <a href="http://freepages.military.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~firstmsmcavalry/ohioinfantry/company_h.htm">roster</a>
Company I, <a href="http://freepages.military.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~firstmsmcavalry/ohioinfantry/company_i.htm">roster</a>
-<a href="113th Regiment, Ohio Infantry">113th Regiment, Ohio Infantry</a>, Company G

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

<a href="Ohio Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)">Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953</a> Free name indexes and images at <a href="Ohio Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)">FamilySearch</a>. 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 

Family History Centers

  • <a _fcknotitle="true" href="Introduction to LDS Family History Centers">Introduction to LDS Family History Centers</a>

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

References

<a _fcknotitle="true" href="Category:Logan_County,_Ohio">Logan_County,_Ohio</a>