Shelby County, Ohio Genealogy

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{{Ohio-stub}}[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Shelby County'''  
 
{{Ohio-stub}}[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Shelby County'''  
  
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== Historical Facts  ==
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=== Historical Facts  ===
  
 
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| bgcolor="#cccc99" width="100%" colspan="6" align="center" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
 
| bgcolor="#cccc99" width="100%" colspan="6" align="center" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
 
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Shelby County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Shelby County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>  
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>'''[[Shelby County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>'''[[Shelby County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>  
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Shelby County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Shelby County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>  
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Shelby County, Ohio#Census|Tax]]'''</center>
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Shelby County, Ohio#Tax|Tax]]'''</center>  
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Shelby County, Ohio#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Shelby County, Ohio#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>  
| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Shelby County, Ohio#Probate_Records|Probate]]'''</center>
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Shelby County, Ohio#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
 
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1867</center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1867</center>  
| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1824</center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1824</center>  
| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1867</center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1867</center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1819<br></center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1819<br></center>  
 
| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1825<br></center>
 
| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1825<br></center>
 
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Miami County, Ohio|Miami]] County in 1819.<br>
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Miami County, Ohio|Miami]] County in 1819.<br>  
 
*'''County Seat: '''Sidney<br>&nbsp;  
 
*'''County Seat: '''Sidney<br>&nbsp;  
*'''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>[[Auglaize County, Ohio|Auglaize]] (north){{·}}[[Miami County, Ohio|Miami]] (south){{·}}[[Darke County, Ohio|Darke]] (west){{·}} [[Mercer County, Ohio|Mercer]] (northwest){{·}}[[Champaign County, Ohio|Champaign]] (southeast){{·}}[[Logan County, Ohio|Logan]] (east)
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*'''Neighboring Counties''': {{PAGENAME}}&nbsp;'''residents''' may also have records in <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Shelby County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shelby_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).</ref>[[Auglaize County, Ohio|Auglaize]] (north){{·}}[[Miami County, Ohio|Miami]] (south){{·}}[[Darke County, Ohio|Darke]] (west){{·}} [[Mercer County, Ohio|Mercer]] (northwest){{·}}[[Champaign County, Ohio|Champaign]] (southeast){{·}}[[Logan County, Ohio|Logan]] (east)
  
 
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== History  ==
 
 
[[Image:Isaac Shelby.JPG|thumb|right|200px|Isaac Shelby.JPG]]
 
 
The county is named after Kentucky's First Governor [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isaac_Shelby Isaac Shelby] (1750-1826).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Tennessee_county_name_etymologies "List of Counties in Tennessee,"] Wikipedia.</ref>
 
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
 
'''1819--'''Shelby County was created 7 January 1819&nbsp;from [[Miami County, Ohio|Miami]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Sidney <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
  
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
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== Places / Localities ==
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Bible Records ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Biography ====
  
*[[Auglaize County, Ohio|Auglaize]]
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==== Business Records and Commerce  ====
*[[Champaign County, Ohio|Champaign]]
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*[[Darke County, Ohio|Darke]]
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*[[Logan County, Ohio|Logan]]
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*[[Miami County, Ohio|Miami]]
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== Resources ==
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==== Cemeteries ====
  
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==== Census  ====
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==== Court ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
 
==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups  ====
 
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==== Gazetteers ====
  
 
==== Genealogy  ====
 
==== Genealogy  ====
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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 Shelby County.  
 
[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 Shelby County.  
  
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==== History ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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[[Image:Isaac Shelby.JPG|thumb|right|200px|Isaac Shelby.JPG]]
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The county is named after Kentucky's First Governor [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isaac_Shelby Isaac Shelby] (1750-1826).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Tennessee_county_name_etymologies "List of Counties in Tennessee,"] Wikipedia.</ref>
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
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==== Military  ====
 
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Repositories  ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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===== Societies  =====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
'''[[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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===== Birth  =====
  
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp; ==
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===== Death  =====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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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.
  
== Web Sites  ==
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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.  
 
*{{FHL|Ohio%2C+Shelby|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Ohio%2C+Shelby|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
== References  ==
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=== Places  ===
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*[[Auglaize County, Ohio|Auglaize]]
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*[[Champaign County, Ohio|Champaign]]
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*[[Darke County, Ohio|Darke]]
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*[[Logan County, Ohio|Logan]]
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*[[Miami County, Ohio|Miami]]
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[[Category:Shelby_County,_Ohio]]
 
[[Category:Shelby_County,_Ohio]]

Revision as of 18:11, 20 August 2012

United States Gotoarrow.png Ohio Gotoarrow.png Shelby County



Shelby County, Ohio
Map
Boundary map of Shelby County, Ohio
Map of the U.S. highlighting Ohio
Location of Ohio in the U.S.
Facts
Created April 1, 1819
County Seat Sidney
Courthouse
Shelby County, Ohio Courthouse.jpg
Address Shelby County Courthouse
129 East Court St.
Sidney, Ohio 45365
Shelby County Website

Contents

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1867
1824
1867
1819
1825
*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries
  • Parent Counties: Formed from Miami County in 1819.
  • County Seat: Sidney
     
  • Neighboring Counties: Shelby County, Ohio Genealogy residents may also have records in [1]Auglaize (north) · Miami (south) · Darke (west) · Mercer (northwest) · Champaign (southeast) · Logan (east)

Ohio Digital Collections


Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Shelby 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

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

History

Isaac Shelby.JPG

The county is named after Kentucky's First Governor Isaac Shelby (1750-1826).[2]

Land and Property

Maps

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse
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

Neighboring Counties

References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Shelby County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shelby_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).
  2. "List of Counties in Tennessee," Wikipedia.