Pike County, Ohio Genealogy

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{{Ohio-stub}}[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] '''Pike County'''  
 
{{Ohio-stub}}[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] '''Pike County'''  
  
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*'''[[Pike County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Pike County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Pike County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]''' <br>
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*{{PAGENAME}} '''residents''' may also have records in<br>'''Neighboring Counties:'''
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*[http://ohsweb.ohiohistory.org/death// Ohio Death Certificate Index 1913-1944]
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*{{RecordSearch|1932106|Ohio, County Births, 1856-1909}} Index and Images
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*{{RecordSearch|1614804|Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1994}} Index and Images (Incomplete)
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== Historical Facts  ==
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1867</center>
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Adams County, Ohio|Adams]], [[Ross County, Ohio|Ross]], and [[Scioto County, Ohio|Scioto]] Counties in 1815.<br>
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*'''County Seat: '''Waverly<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>[[Ross County, Ohio|Ross]] (north){{·}}[[Scioto County, Ohio|Scioto]] (south){{·}}[[Highland County, Ohio|Highland]] (west){{·}} [[Adams County, Ohio|Adams]] (southwest){{·}}[[Jackson County, Ohio|Jackson]] (east)
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<br> <br> [[Ohio Digital Collections|Ohio Digital Collections]]
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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*[http://www.us-places.com/Ohio/maps/Pike-County-map.htm Map Showing Pike County, Ohio]
 
*[http://www.us-places.com/Ohio/maps/Pike-County-map.htm Map Showing Pike County, Ohio]
  
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=== Military  ===
 
=== Military  ===
  
 
==== General&nbsp;  ====
 
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- [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohpcgs/Military/ Military Index] <br>
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==== Civil War  ====
 
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*[http://web.archive.org/web/20041010012600/www.scioto.org/Pike/catalogs/obitscatalog.html Obituary and Death Notices]
 
*[http://web.archive.org/web/20041010012600/www.scioto.org/Pike/catalogs/obitscatalog.html Obituary and Death Notices]
  
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=5763&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, and 1958-2002] $  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=5763&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, and 1958-2002] $  
 
*[http://ohsweb.ohiohistory.org/death// Ohio Death Certificate Index, 1913-1944]  
 
*[http://ohsweb.ohiohistory.org/death// Ohio Death Certificate Index, 1913-1944]  
*[http://web.archive.org/web/20041010010559/www.scioto.org/Pike/catalogs/deathcatalog.html Pike County Death Records, 1958-1967<br>]
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*[http://web.archive.org/web/20041010010559/www.scioto.org/Pike/catalogs/deathcatalog.html Pike County Death Records, 1958-1967<br>]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohpcgs/MISC/id221.htm Pike County Names and Years of Deaths of Early Resident Who Died Intestate]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohpcgs/MISC/id221.htm Pike County Names and Years of Deaths of Early Resident Who Died Intestate]  
 
*Many Vital Records for Pike County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see {{FHL|372908|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
 
*Many Vital Records for Pike County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see {{FHL|372908|subject-id|disp=topic details}}.
  
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
  
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*[http://ogs.org/ The Ohio Genealogical Society]
 
*[http://ogs.org/ The Ohio Genealogical Society]
  
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*[http://www.myohiogenealogy.com/oh_county/ro.htm My Ohio Genealogy]  
 
*[http://www.myohiogenealogy.com/oh_county/ro.htm My Ohio Genealogy]  
 
*[http://www.pikechamber.org/members.html Pike County Chamber of Commerce]
 
*[http://www.pikechamber.org/members.html Pike County Chamber of Commerce]
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Revision as of 15:57, 12 July 2012

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Pike County, Ohio
Map
Boundary map of Pike County, Ohio
Map of the U.S. highlighting Ohio
Location of Ohio in the U.S.
Facts
Founded: information needed
County Seat
Courthouse
Pike County, Ohio Courthouse.jpg

Contents

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1867
1815
1867
1799
1817
*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries
  • Parent Counties: Formed from Adams, Ross, and Scioto Counties in 1815.
  • County Seat: Waverly
     
  • Neighboring Counties: Pike County, Ohio Genealogy residents may also have records in [1]Ross (north) · Scioto (south) · Highland (west) · Adams (southwest) · Jackson (east)



Ohio Digital Collections

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1815--Pike County was created 4 January 1815 from Ross, Scioto, and Adams Counties.
County seat: Waverly [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census and Directories

Church

Court

  • Many Court Records for Pike County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see topic details.
  • Many Guardianship Records for Pike County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see topic details.

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Funeral Homes

Land

Local Histories

Maps


Military

General 

- Military Index

Civil War

  • Civil War service men from Ross 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 Ross County.
- 1st Regiment, Ohio Heavy Artillery, Company C

World War II

Naturalization and Citizenships

Newspapers


Probate

  • Pike County Wills & Administrations
  • Many Probate Records for Pike County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see topic details.

Schools

Taxation

Vital Records


Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Mahoning County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mahoning_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).