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= Historical Books  =
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== Places/Localities  ==
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=== Populated Places  ===
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==== Cities<br>  ====
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*[[Amherst, Ohio|Amherst]]<br>
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*[[Avon, Ohio|Avon]]<br>
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*[[Avon Lake, Ohio|Avon Lake]]<br>
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*[[Elyria, Ohio|Elyria]]<br>
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*[[Lorain, Ohio|Lorain]] (formerly Charleston)<br>
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*[[North Ridgeville, Ohio|North Ridgeville]]<br>
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*[[Oberlin, Ohio|Oberlin]]<br>
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*[[Sheffield Lake, Ohio|Sheffield Lake]]<br>
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*[[Vermilion, Ohio|Vermilion]] (eastern part) (formerly Harbortown)<br>
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==== Villages<br>  ====
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*[[Grafton, Ohio|Grafton]] (formerly Rawsonville)<br>
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*[[Kipton, Ohio|Kipton]]<br>
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*[[LaGrange, Ohio|LaGrange]]<br>
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*[[Rochester, Ohio|Rochester]]<br>
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*[[Sheffield Village, Ohio|Sheffield]]<br>
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*[[South Amherst, Ohio|South Amherst]]<br>
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*[[Wellington, Ohio|Wellington]] (exempted)<br>
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==== Townships<br>  ====
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All of the original townships in the county according to its present boundaries are listed below, along with their current name and/or the incorporated municipality that absorbed them in parenthesis.&nbsp; Townships that are completely absorbed are now defunct.&nbsp; These township names are still used in county land records.<br>
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*Amherst (partially absorbed by part of the city of Amherst and the village of South Amherst)<br>Includes locality of Whiskeyville.<br>
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*Avon (completely absorbed by the cities of Avon and Avon Lake)<br>
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*Black River (completely absorbed as part of the city of Lorain)<br>Includes locality of Beaver Park.<br>
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*Brighton<br>Includes locality of Brighton.<br>
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*Brownhelm (partially absorbed by parts of the cities of Lorain and Vermilion)<br>Includes localities of Brownhelm and Brownhelm Station.<br>
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*Camden (partially absorbed by the village of Kipton)<br>Includes locality of Camden.<br>
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*Carlisle (partially absorbed by part of the city of Elyria)<br>Includes locality of LaPorte.<br>
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*Columbia<br>Includes localities of Beebetown, Columbia Center, Columbia Hills Corners, and Columbia Station.<br>
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*Eaton (partially absorbed by part of the city of Elyria and part of the village of Grafton)<br>Includes localities of Eaton, Eaton Estates, and North Eaton.<br>
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*Elyria (partially absorbed by part of the city of Elyria)<br>Includes locality of Vincent.<br>
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*Grafton (partially absorbed by part of the village of Grafton)<br>Includes localities of Belden and Erhart.<br>
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*Henrietta<br>Includes locality of Henrietta.<br>
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*Huntington<br>Includes locality of Huntington.<br>
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*LaGrange (partially absorbed by the village of LaGrange)
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*Penfield<br>Includes locality of Penfield.<br>
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*Pittsfield (partially absorbed by part of the city of Oberlin)<br>Includes locality of Pittsfield.<br>
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*Ridgeville (completely absorbed by the city of North Ridgeville) <br>Includes locality of Fields.<br>
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*Rochester (partially absorbed by the village of Rochester)<br>Includes localities of Bakers Crossing, Rochester Center, and Semples.<br>
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*Russia (renamed to New Russia, partially absorbed by part of the city of [[Oberlin, Ohio|Oberlin]])<br>
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*Sheffield (partially absorbed by parts of the city of Lorain, the entirety of the city of Sheffield Lake, and the village of Sheffield)<br>Includes locality of Vincent.<br>
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*Wellington (partially concurrent with exempted village of Wellington)<br>

Latest revision as of 12:57, 23 August 2011

Contents

Historical Books

These references were removed from the main page and parked here until they can be placed in pages for their perspective cities/townships:

Lee T Hawkins 00:24, 13 August 2011 (UTC)

Places/Localities

The sections below were removed in lieu of the county template. This can be removed once pages are created for these places. LeeTHawkins 12:57, 23 August 2011 (UTC)

Populated Places

Cities

Villages

Townships

All of the original townships in the county according to its present boundaries are listed below, along with their current name and/or the incorporated municipality that absorbed them in parenthesis.  Townships that are completely absorbed are now defunct.  These township names are still used in county land records.

  • Amherst (partially absorbed by part of the city of Amherst and the village of South Amherst)
    Includes locality of Whiskeyville.
  • Avon (completely absorbed by the cities of Avon and Avon Lake)
  • Black River (completely absorbed as part of the city of Lorain)
    Includes locality of Beaver Park.
  • Brighton
    Includes locality of Brighton.
  • Brownhelm (partially absorbed by parts of the cities of Lorain and Vermilion)
    Includes localities of Brownhelm and Brownhelm Station.
  • Camden (partially absorbed by the village of Kipton)
    Includes locality of Camden.
  • Carlisle (partially absorbed by part of the city of Elyria)
    Includes locality of LaPorte.
  • Columbia
    Includes localities of Beebetown, Columbia Center, Columbia Hills Corners, and Columbia Station.
  • Eaton (partially absorbed by part of the city of Elyria and part of the village of Grafton)
    Includes localities of Eaton, Eaton Estates, and North Eaton.
  • Elyria (partially absorbed by part of the city of Elyria)
    Includes locality of Vincent.
  • Grafton (partially absorbed by part of the village of Grafton)
    Includes localities of Belden and Erhart.
  • Henrietta
    Includes locality of Henrietta.
  • Huntington
    Includes locality of Huntington.
  • LaGrange (partially absorbed by the village of LaGrange)
  • Penfield
    Includes locality of Penfield.
  • Pittsfield (partially absorbed by part of the city of Oberlin)
    Includes locality of Pittsfield.
  • Ridgeville (completely absorbed by the city of North Ridgeville)
    Includes locality of Fields.
  • Rochester (partially absorbed by the village of Rochester)
    Includes localities of Bakers Crossing, Rochester Center, and Semples.
  • Russia (renamed to New Russia, partially absorbed by part of the city of Oberlin)
  • Sheffield (partially absorbed by parts of the city of Lorain, the entirety of the city of Sheffield Lake, and the village of Sheffield)
    Includes locality of Vincent.
  • Wellington (partially concurrent with exempted village of Wellington)
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