Tuscarawas County, Ohio Genealogy

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{{Ohio-stub}} [[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'''Tuscarawas County'''  
 
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| seat wl = New Philadelphia
 
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| building address = Tuscarawas County Courthouse<br>101 E. High Ave.<br>New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663<br>[http://www.co.tuscarawas.oh.us/ Tuscarawas County Website]
 
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== Historical Facts  ==
 
== Historical Facts  ==
  
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" align="center" | <center>'''[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>'''[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio#Census|Tax]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio#Census|Tax]]'''</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio#Probate_Records|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1867</center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1867</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1808</center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1808</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1867</center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1867</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Tuscarawas County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Tuscarawas County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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| bgcolor="#99d6ff" width="100%" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Tuscarawas County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Tuscarawas County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
 
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Muskingum County, Ohio|Muskingum]] County in 1808.<br>  
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Muskingum County, Ohio|Muskingum]] County in 1808.<br>
 
*'''County Seat: '''New Philadelphia<br>&nbsp;  
 
*'''County Seat: '''New Philadelphia<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>[[Stark County, Ohio|Stark]] (north){{·}}[[Guernsey County, Ohio|Guernsey]] (south){{·}}[[Holmes County, Ohio|Holmes]] (northwest){{·}} [[Coshocton County, Ohio|Coshocton]] (southwest){{·}}[[Carroll County, Ohio|Carroll]] (east){{·}}[[Harrison County, Ohio|Harrison]] (southeast)
 
*'''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>[[Stark County, Ohio|Stark]] (north){{·}}[[Guernsey County, Ohio|Guernsey]] (south){{·}}[[Holmes County, Ohio|Holmes]] (northwest){{·}} [[Coshocton County, Ohio|Coshocton]] (southwest){{·}}[[Carroll County, Ohio|Carroll]] (east){{·}}[[Harrison County, Ohio|Harrison]] (southeast)
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
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Revision as of 21:07, 16 August 2012

United States Gotoarrow.png Ohio Gotoarrow.pngTuscarawas County



Tuscarawas County, Ohio
Map
Boundary map of Tuscarawas County, Ohio
Map of the U.S. highlighting Ohio
Location of Ohio in the U.S.
Facts
Created March 15, 1808
County Seat New Philadelphia
Courthouse
Tuscarawas County, Ohio Courthouse.jpg
Address Tuscarawas County Courthouse
101 E. High Ave.
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663
Tuscarawas County Website

Contents

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1867
1808
1867

1809
*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries
  • Parent Counties: Formed from Muskingum County in 1808.
  • County Seat: New Philadelphia
     
  • Neighboring Counties: Tuscarawas County, Ohio Genealogy residents may also have records in [1]Stark (north) · Guernsey (south) · Holmes (northwest) · Coshocton (southwest) · Carroll (east) · Harrison (southeast)

Ohio Digital Collections


History

Parent County

1808--Tuscarawas County was created 13 February 1808 from Muskingum County.
County seat: New Philadelphia [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Tuscarawas County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War service men from Tuscarawas 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 Tuscarawas County.
- 4th Regiment, Ohio Infantry (3 months, 1861), Company F (also known as Canton Zouaves) with 16 men from Tuscarawas County.
- 98th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Company K
- 104th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Company E
- 107th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Company I

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

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.

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

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. 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).