Meigs County, Ohio Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1819--'''Meigs County was created 21 January 1819&nbsp;from [[Gallia_County,_Ohio|Gallia]] and [[Athens_County,_Ohio|Athens]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Pomeroy <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1819--'''Meigs County was created 21 January 1819&nbsp;from [[Gallia County, Ohio|Gallia]] and [[Athens County, Ohio|Athens]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Pomeroy <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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=== Neighboring Counties  ===
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
  
*[[Athens_County,_Ohio|Athens]]
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*[[Athens County, Ohio|Athens]]  
*[[Gallia_County,_Ohio|Gallia]]
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*[[Gallia County, Ohio|Gallia]]  
*[[Jackson_County,_West_Virginia|Jackson County, West Virginia]]
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*[[Jackson County, West Virginia|Jackson County, West Virginia]]  
*[[Mason_County,_West_Virginia|Mason County, West Virginia]]
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*[[Mason County, West Virginia|Mason County, West Virginia]]  
*[[Vinton_County,_Ohio|Vinton]]
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*[[Vinton County, Ohio|Vinton]]  
*[[Wood_County,_West_Virginia|Wood County, West Virginia]]
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*[[Wood County, West Virginia|Wood County, West Virginia]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
For a list of cemeteries in Meigs County, OH, click [http://epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=17127&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=100&stateAbbv=&stateName= here].
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For a list of cemeteries in Meigs County, OH, click [http://epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=17127&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=100&stateAbbv=&stateName= here].  
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
'''Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953''' Free name indexes and images at [http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1307272 FamilySearch – Pilot]. 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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'''Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953''' Free name indexes and images at [http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1307272 FamilySearch – Pilot]. 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&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*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/~ohmeigs/meigs.html USGenWeb Meigs County]
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*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/~ohmeigs/meigs.html USGenWeb Meigs County]  
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=196485&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Meigs&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=196485&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Meigs&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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[[Category:Meigs_County,_Ohio]]
 
[[Category:Meigs_County,_Ohio]]

Revision as of 06:30, 27 August 2010

United States  > Ohio > Meigs County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1819--Meigs County was created 21 January 1819 from Gallia and Athens Counties.
County seat: Pomeroy [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cities and towns: 

Alfred | Antiquity | Apple Grove |   Bald Knobs  | Bashan |  Bradbury |  Bucks Mill | Burlingham |  Carpenter  |  Chester |  Danville  | Darwin  | Dexter  | Dorcas  |  Dyesville| East Letart  |  Eden | Five Points |  Flora |  Great Bend  | Hanesville  | Harrisonville | Hazael  | Hemlock Grove  | Hobson  | Hobson Junction  | Horner Hill  | Joppa |  Keno | Kingsbury  | Langsville  | Letart Falls  | Lima  | Lincoln Heights  | Long Bottom  | Meigs |Merritt  | Middleport  | Midway  | Minersville  | Mount Blanco  | Nease Settlement | Oldtown  | Flats  |  Pageville  | Pinegrove  | Plants  | Point Rock  | Pomeroy  | Portland |  Racine  | Reedsville  | Rock Springs  | Rolandus  | Rushville  | Rutland  | Salem Center Shade River  | Silver Run  | Snowville  | Spiller  | Success  | Sumner  | Syracuse  | Tuppers Plains  | Valley Ford  | Welsh  | Welshtown  | Wolfpen

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

For a list of cemeteries in Meigs County, OH, click here.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953 Free name indexes and images at FamilySearch – Pilot. 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 

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).