Mercer County, Ohio Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1820--'''Mercer County was created 12 February 1820&nbsp;from [[Darke_County,_Ohio|Darke]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Celina <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1820--'''Mercer County was created 12 February 1820&nbsp;from [[Darke County, Ohio|Darke]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Celina <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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=== Neighboring Counties  ===
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
  
*[[Adams_County,_Indiana|Adams County, Indiana]]
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*[[Adams County, Indiana|Adams County, Indiana]]  
*[[Auglaize_County,_Ohio|Auglaize]]
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*[[Auglaize County, Ohio|Auglaize]]  
*[[Darke_County,_Ohio|Darke]]
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*[[Darke County, Ohio|Darke]]  
*[[Jay_County,_Indiana|Jay County, Indiana]]
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*[[Jay County, Indiana|Jay County, Indiana]]  
*[[Van_Wert_County,_Ohio|Van Wert]]
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*[[Van Wert County, Ohio|Van Wert]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Court  ====
 
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[http://www.tdn-net.com/genealogy/mvgi/mvgi-idx.htm#start Miami Valley Genealogy Index] is an Index to more than a half million pointers to records all over Miami Valley including Mercer County.
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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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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Revision as of 15:19, 7 July 2009

United States  > Ohio > Mercer County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1820--Mercer County was created 12 February 1820 from Darke County.  County seat: Celina [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Genealogy

Miami Valley Genealogy Index is an Index to more than a half million pointers to records all over Miami Valley including Mercer County.

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

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