Ross County, Ohio Genealogy

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{{Ohio-stub}}[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] '''Ross County'''  
 
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*'''[[Ross County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Ross County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Ross County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]''' <br>
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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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=== County Courthouse  ===
 
=== County Courthouse  ===
  
[[Image:Ross County Ohio Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Ross County Ohio Courthouse.jpg]]  
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*[http://www.co.ross.oh.us/ Ross County Courthouse]
 
*[http://www.co.ross.oh.us/ Ross County Courthouse]

Revision as of 22:53, 7 May 2012

United States go to Ohio go to Ross County
Dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate






For earlier dates, try...

  • Ross County, Ohio Genealogy residents may also have records in
    Neighboring Counties:
Remember these collections




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

Contents

County Courthouse

Ross County Ohio Courthouse.jpg

History

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Ross County, Ohio

Parent County

1798--Ross County was created 20 August 1798 from Adams and Washington Counties.
County seat: Chillicothe [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Ross County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census and Directories

Church

Court

  • Gateways to the West $ (Includes Territorial Court Order Book, 1798-1799, 1799-1800, Index to Estates and Guardianships 1797-1820).
  • Many Court Records for Ross 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

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 Cavalry, Company M
- 1st Regiment, Ohio Heavy Artillery, Company B
-106th Regiment, Ohio InfantryCompany F

World War I

World War II

Minorities

  • Many Minority Records for Ross 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.

Naturalization and Citizenships

  • Naturalization
  • Many Naturalization and Citizenship Records for Ross 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.

Newspapers

Probate

  • Wills & Probate Records
  • Many Probate Records for Ross 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

Sources and Footnotes

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