Madison County, Ohio

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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Ohio|Ohio]] > Madison County''  
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| building address = Madison County Courthouse<br>1 N. Main St.<br>London, Ohio 43140<br>[http://www.co.madison.oh.us/ Madison County Website]
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}}[[United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Madison County'''
  
== History ==
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
==== Parent County ====
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Madison County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" align="center" | <center>'''[[Madison County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Madison County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Madison County, Ohio#Census|Tax]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Madison County, Ohio#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Madison 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>1810</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px" | <center>1888</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>1810</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Madison County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Madison County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Madison County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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'''1810--'''Madison County was created from 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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*'''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;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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*'''County Seat: '''London
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*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}}&nbsp;'''residents''' may also have records in <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Madison County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madison_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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See an interactive map of Madison County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].
  
 
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*'''Civil War<br>'''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.
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:- [[1st Regiment, Ohio Cavalry|1st Regiment, Ohio Cavalry]], Company K&nbsp;
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:- [[113th Regiment, Ohio Infantry|113th Regiment ]], Companies A and G
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===== Courthouse  =====
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[http://www.co.madison.oh.us/ Madison County Courthouse]<br> 1 N Main Street<br> London, OH 43140<br> Phone: 740.852.9776 <br>
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Probate Court has birth and death records 1867-1908, <br>marriage and probate records from 1810 and naturalization<br> records; County Health Department has birth records from <br>1908; County Recorder has land and military records; Clerk <br>Court has divorce and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Madison 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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'''[[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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=== Web Sites  ===
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*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=196435&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Madison&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog.]&nbsp;
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*{{FHL|Ohio%2C+Madison|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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[[Category:Madison_County,_Ohio]]
 
[[Category:Madison_County,_Ohio]]

Revision as of 00:21, 29 September 2012

Hand and keyboard.jpg Ohio
Online Records
Madison County, Ohio
Map
Boundary map of Madison County, Ohio
Map of the U.S. highlighting Ohio
Location of Ohio in the U.S.
Courthouse
Madison County, Ohio Courthouse.jpg
Address Madison County Courthouse
1 N. Main St.
London, Ohio 43140
Madison County Website
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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 residents may also have records in [2]Union (north) · Champaign (northwest) · Fayette (south) · Pickaway (southeast) · Clark (west) · Franklin (southwest)

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Madison County boundary changes.

Record Loss


Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

Census

Church Records

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 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

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Madison County Courthouse
1 N Main Street
London, OH 43140
Phone: 740.852.9776

Probate Court has birth and death records 1867-1908,
marriage and probate records from 1810 and naturalization
records; County Health Department has birth records from
1908; County Recorder has land and military records; Clerk
Court has divorce and court 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, "Madison County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madison_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).