Madison County, Ohio Genealogy

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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Franklin County, Ohio|Franklin]] County in 1810.<br>  
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Franklin County, Ohio|Franklin]] County 16 February 1810.<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;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: '''London<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>[[Union County, Ohio|Union]] (north){{·}}[[Champaign County, Ohio|Champaign]] (northwest){{·}}[[Fayette County, Ohio|Fayette]] (south){{·}}[[Pickaway County, Ohio|Pickaway]] (southeast){{·}} [[Clark County, Ohio|Clark]] (west){{·}} [[Franklin County, Ohio|Franklin]] (southwest)
 
*'''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>[[Union County, Ohio|Union]] (north){{·}}[[Champaign County, Ohio|Champaign]] (northwest){{·}}[[Fayette County, Ohio|Fayette]] (south){{·}}[[Pickaway County, Ohio|Pickaway]] (southeast){{·}} [[Clark County, Ohio|Clark]] (west){{·}} [[Franklin County, Ohio|Franklin]] (southwest)
  
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== History  ==
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'''1810--'''Madison County was created 16 February 1810&nbsp;from [[Franklin County, Ohio|Franklin]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' London <ref name="Handybook">''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 Madison County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].  
 
See an interactive map of Madison County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].  
  
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
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=== Neighboring Counties  ===
 
 
*[[Champaign County, Ohio|Champaign]]
 
*[[Clark County, Ohio|Clark]]
 
*[[Fayette County, Ohio|Fayette]]
 
*[[Franklin County, Ohio|Franklin]]
 
*[[Greene County, Ohio|Greene]]
 
*[[Pickaway County, Ohio|Pickaway]]
 
*[[Union County, Ohio|Union]]
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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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.  
 
'''[[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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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
 
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====

Revision as of 18:58, 10 August 2012

 United StatesGotoarrow.png Ohio Gotoarrow.png Madison County


Madison County, Ohio
Map
Boundary map of Madison County, Ohio
Map of the U.S. highlighting Ohio
Location of Ohio in the U.S.
Facts
Founded: February 16, 1810
County Seat London
Courthouse
Madison County, Ohio Courthouse.jpg
Madison County, Ohio Courthouse.jpg

Contents

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1867
1810
1888
1810
1810
*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries
  • Parent Counties: Formed from Franklin County 16 February 1810.[1]
  • County Seat: London
  • Neighboring Counties: Madison County, Ohio Genealogy residents may also have records in [2]Union (north) · Champaign (northwest) · Fayette (south) · Pickaway (southeast) · Clark (west) · Franklin (southwest)

Ohio Digital Collections



Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Madison County boundary changes.


Places/Localities

Populated Places

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War
    Civil War service men from Madison 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 with men from Madison County.
- 1st Regiment, Ohio Cavalry, Company K 
- 113th Regiment , Companies A and G

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

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.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

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

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