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County Date Established by Act Created from? County Seat Attached to another county after creation for administration and judicial purposes? 19 Feb 1803 10 Feb 1855 8 June 1878 3 March 1911 4 March 1915 14 Feb 1923 April 2009 ' '
Ohio District Court Created Ohio Northern or Southern District Ohio Northern Eastern; Northern Western; Southern Ohio Northern Eastern; Northern Western; Southern Eastern; Southern Western Ohio Northern Eastern; Northern Western; Southern Eastern; Southern Western Ohio Northern Eastern; Northern Western; Southern Eastern; Southern Western Current District: Northern Eastern; Northern Western; Southern Western, Southern Eastern Defunct Notes:
Adams 10 July 1797 in Northwest Territory/became county in state of Ohio in 1 March 1803 Created by Northwest Territory from Hamiliton and Washington West Union No Yes Southern Southern Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western
Allen 1 Mar 1820 Non-country areas attached to Logan and Shelby/Allen not fully organized Lima 1820 attached to Shelby/1 Mar 1828 attached to Mercer/ 1 Mar 1831 fully organized No; Created 1 Mar 1820; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western 2 different dates of county creation were found; attached to Shelby for administrative and judicial purposes/1 Mar 1828 attached to Mercer for judicial and other purposes/ 1 Mar 1831 fully organized
Ashland 24 Feb 1846 Created from Huron, Lorain, Richland, and Wayne Ashland No No; created 24 Feb 1846; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern
Ashtabula 7 Jun 1807 Created from Geauga and Trumbull Jefferson 1808 attached to Geauga and Trumbull/20 Feb 1809 only attached to Geauga/1 May 1811 fully organized No; created 7 Jun 1807; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern When created Not fully organized and attached to Geauga and Trumbull/20 Feb 1809 Now only attached to Geauga for administrative and judicial purposes/1 May 1811 fully organized
Athens 1 Mar 1805 Created from Washington Athens No No; created 1 Mar 1805; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Auglaize 14 Feb 1848 Created from Allen and Mercer Wapakoneta No No; created 14 Feb 1848; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western 2 different dates of county creation were found
Belmont 7 Sept 1801 in Northwest Territory/became county in Ohio 1 Mar 1803 created by Northwest Territory from Jefferson and Washington St. Clairsville No Yes Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Brown 1 Mar 1819 Created from Adams and Clermont Georgetown No No; created 1 Mar 1819; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western
Butler 1 May 1803 Created from Hamilton Hamilton No No; created 1 May 1803; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western
Carroll 1 Jan 1833 Created from Columbiana, Harrison, Jefferson, Stark, and Tuscarawas Carrollton No No; created 1 Jan 1833; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern
Champaign 1 Mar 1805 Created from Franklin and Greene Urbana 1 Mar 1818 lost large part of Champaign to other counties (Logan, Clark and Madison), part of Champaign reverted to non-county area and non-county attached to Logan for administration and judicial purposes No; created 1 Mar 1805; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western 1 Mar 1818 lost part of Champaign to other counties, part of Champaign reverted to non-county area and that non-county area was attached to Logan for administration and judicial purposes
Clark 1 Mar 1818 Created from Champaign, Greene, and Madison Springfield No No; created 1 Mar 1818 Southern Southern Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western
Clermont 6 Dec 1800 in Northwest Territory/county of Ohio 1 Mar 1803 Created by Northwest Territory from Hamilton Batavia No Yes Southern Southern Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western
Clinton 1 Mar 1810 Created from Highland and Warren Wilmington No No; created 1 Mar 1810; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western
Columbiana 1 May 1803 Created from Jefferson and Washington Lisbon No No; Created 1 May 1803; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern
Coshocton 31 Jan 1810 Created from Muskingum and Tuscarawas Coshocton 1 Mar 1810 attached to Muskingum/ 1 Apr 1811 fully organized No; created 31 Jan 1810 Northern Northern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern 2 different dates of county creation were found; 1 Mar 1810 not fully organized and attached to Muskingum for administrative and judicial purposes/ 1 Apr 1811 fully organized
Crawford 1 Apr 1820 Created from non-county area attached to Delaware and small part of non-county area attached to Logan Bucyrus 1820 attached to Delaware/1 Apr 1824 part of Crawford detached from Delaware and attached to Seneca/1 May 1824 detached from Delaware, attached to Marion/1 Apr 1826 Crawford fully organized No; created 1 Apr 1820; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern When created in 1820 not fully organized and attached to Delaware for administrative and judicial purposes/ 1 Apri 1824 part of Crawford detached from Delaware and attached to Seneca for judicial purposes/ 1 May 1824 detached from Delaware, attached to Marion for judicial purposes/1 Apr 1826 Crawford fully organized
Cuyahoga 7 Jun 1807 Created from Geauga Cleveland 1808 attached to Geauga/fully organized 1 May 1810 No; created & Jun 1807 Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern When created in 1808 attached to Geauga for administrative and judicial purposes until fully organized 1 May 1810
Darke 3 Jan 1809 Created from Miami Greenville 1809 attached to Miami/1 Mar 1817 fully organized No; created 3 Jan 1809 Southern Southern Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western When created in 1809 not fully organized attached to Miami for administrative and judicial purposes/ 1 Mar 1817 Darke fully organized
Defiance 7 Apr 1845 Created from Henry, Paulding, and Williams Defiance No No; created 7 Apr 1845; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western
Delaware 10 February 1808 Created from Franklin Delaware No No; created 10 Feb 1808; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Erie 16 Mar 1838 Created from Huron and Sandusky Sandusky No No; created 16 Mar 1838; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western
Fairfield 9 Dec 1800 in Northwest Territory/ became county in Ohio 1 Mar 1803 Created by Northwest Territory from Ross and Washington Lancaster No Yes Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Fayette 1 Mar 1810 Created from Highland and Ross Washington No No; created 1 Mar 1810; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Franklin 30 Apr 1803 Created from Ross and non-county area Columbus No No; created 30 Apr 1803; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Fulton 1 Apr 1850 Created from Henry, Lucas, and Williams Wauseon No No; created 1 Apr 1850; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western
Gallia 30 Apr 1803 Created from Washington Gallipolis No No; created 30 Apr 1803; assigned Ohio District; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Geauga 1 Mar 1806 Created from Trumbull Chardon No No; created 1 Mar 1806; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern
Greene 1 May 1803 Created from Hamilton, Ross and non-county area Xenia No No; created 1 May 1803; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western
Guernsey 1 Mar 1810 Created from Belmont and Muskingum Cambridge No No; created 1 Mar 1810; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Hamilton 2 Jan 1790 in Northwest Territory/ became county in Ohio 1 Mar 1803 Created by Northwest territory from non-county area Cincinnati No Yes Southern Southern Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western 2 different dates of county creation were found
Hancock 1 Apr 1820 Created from non-county area attached to Logan and small part of non-county area attached to Delaware Findlay 1820 attached to Wood/ fully organized 1 Mar 1828 No; created 1 Apr 1820; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western 1 Apr 1820 attached to Wood/ Hancock fully organized 1 Mar 1828
Hardin 1 Apr 1820 Created from non-county areas attached to Delaware and Logan Kenton 1820 attached to Logan/1 Mar 1833 fully organized No; created 1 Apr 1820; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western 1 Apr 1820 attached to Logan/1 Mar 1833 Hardin fully organized
Harrison 1 Feb 1813 Created from Jefferson and Tuscarawas Cadiz No No; created 1 Feb 1813; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Henry 1 Apr 1820 Created from non-county attached to Logan and Shelby Napoleon 1820 attached to Wood/2 Feb 1824 attached to Williams/26 Dec 1834 fully organized No; created 1 Apr 1820; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western When created in 1 Apr 1820, some area overlapped part of area disputed with Michigan Territory since 1805 and actually under Michigan Control/ 23 Feb 1835 area finally given to Henry County from Michigan Territory
Highland 1 May 1805 Created from Adams, Clermont and Ross Hillsboro No No; created 1 May 1805; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western
Hocking 1 Mar 1818 Created from Athens, Fairfield, and Ross Logan No No; created 1 Mar 1818; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Holmes 20 Jan 1824 Created from Coshocton, Tuscarawas and Wayne Millersburg 1824 attached to Coshocton, Tuscarawas and Wayne/4 Jan 1825 fully organized No; created 20 Jan 1824; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern 20 Jan 1824 attached to Coshocton, Tuscarawas and Wayne/4 Jan 1825 Holmes fully organized
Huron 7 Mar 1809 Created from parts of non-county areas attached to Geauga and Portage Norwalk 1809 attached to Geauga and Portage/1 May 1810 detached and attached to Cuyahoga/1 Apr 1815 fully organized No; created 7 Mar 1809; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western 7 Feb 1809 attached to Geauga and Portage/1 May 1810 detached and attached to Cuyahoga/1 Apr 1815 Huron fully organized
Jackson 1 Mar 1816 Created from Athens, Gallia, Ross and Scioto Jackson No No; created 1 Mar 1816; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Jefferson 29 Jul 1797 in Northwest Territory/1 Mar 1803 became county of Ohio Created by Northwest Territory from Washington No Yes Northern Northern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Knox 1 Mar 1808 Created from Fairfield, Franklin and non county area Mount Vernon No No; created 1 Mar 1808; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Lake 6 Mar 1840 Created from Cuyahoga and geauga Painesville 1840 attached to Cuyahoga and Geauga/6 Apr 1840 fully organized No; created 6 Mar 1840; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern 6 Mar 1840 attached to Cuyahoga and Geauga/6 Apr 1840 Lake fully organized
Lawrence 21 Dec 1815 Created from Gallia and Scioto Ironton 1815 attached to Gallia and Scioto/1 Mar 1817 fully organized No; created 21 Dec 1815; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western 21 Dec 1815 attached to Gallia and Scioto/1 Mar 1817 Lawrence fully organized
Licking 1 Mar 1808 Created from Fairfield Newark No No; created 1 Mar 1808; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Logan 1 Mar 1818 Created from Champaign Bellefontaine No No; created 1 Mar 1818; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Lorain 26 Dec 1822 Created from Cuyahoga, Huron, and Medina Elyria 1822 attached to Cuyahoga, Huron, and Medina/1 Apr 1824 fully organized No; created 26 Dec 1822; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern 26 Dec 1822 attached to Cuyahoga, Huron, and Medina/1 Apr 1824 Lorain fully organized
Lucas 20 Jun 1835 Created from Henry and Wood Toledo No No; created 20 Jun 1835; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Overlapped part of area disputed with Michigan Territory since 1805 and actually under Michigan control
Madison 1 Mar 1810 Created from Franklin London No No; created 1 Mar 1810; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Mahoning 1 Mar 1846 Created from Columbiana and Trumbull Youngstown No No; created 1 Mar 1846; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern
Marion 1 Apr 1820 Created from non-county area attached to Delaware and small part of non-county area attached to Logan Marion 1820 attached to Delaware/1 May 1824 fully organized No; created 1 Apr 1820; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western 1 Apr 1820 attached to Delaware/1 May 1824 Marion fully organized
Medina 18 Feb 1812 Created from non-county area attached to Portage Medina 1812 attached to Portage/14 Jan 1818 fully organized No; created 18 Feb 1812 Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern 18 Feb 1812 attached to Portage/14 Jan 1818 Medina fully organized
Meigs 1 Apr 1819 Created Athens and Gallia Pomeroy No No; created 1 Apr 1819; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Mercer 1 Apr 1820 Created from non-county areas attached to Darke and Shelby 1820 attached to Darke/2 Jan 1824 fully organized Celina No; created 1 Apr 1820; assigned Ohio District Southern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western 1 Apr 1820 attached to Darke/2 Jan 1824 Mercer fully organized
Miami 1 Mar 1807 Created from Montgomery Troy No No; created 1 Mar 1807; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western
Monroe 29 Jan 1813 Created from Belmont , Guernsey and Washington Woodsfield 1813 attached to Belmont, Guernsey, and Washington/1 Mar 1815 fully organized No; created 29 Jan 1813; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern 29 Jan 1813 attached to Belmont, Guernsey, and Washington/1 Mar 1815 Monroe fully organized
Montgomery 1 May 1803 Created from Hamilton and non-county area Dayton No No; created 1 May 1803; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western
Morgan 29 Dec 1817 Created from Guernsey, Muskinghum and Washington McConnelsville 1817 attached to Guernsey, Muskinghum, and Washington/1 Mar 1819 fully organized No; created 29 Dec 1817; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern 29 Dec 1817 attached to Guernsey, Muskinghum, and Washington/1 Mar 1819 Morgan fully organized
Morrow 1 Mar 1848 Created from Crawford, Delaware, Knox, Marion, and Richland Mount Gilead No No; created 1 Mar 1848; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Muskingum 1 Mar 1804 Created from Fiarfield, Washington, and Columbiana Zanesville No No; created 1 Mar 1804; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Noble 1 Apr 1851 Created from Guernsey, Monroe, Morgan and Washington Caldwell No No; created 1 Apr 1851; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Ottawa 6 Mar 1840 Created from Erie, Lucas, and Sandusky Port Clinton No No; created 6 Mar 1840; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western
Paulding 1 Apr 1820 Created from non-county areas attached to Darke and Shelby Paulding 1820 attached to Wood/2 Feb 1824 attached to Williams/ 18 Mar 1839 fully organized No; created 1 Apr 1820; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western 1 Apr 1820 attached to Wood/2 Feb 1824 attached to Williams/ 18 Mar 1839 Paulding fully organized
Perry 1 Mar 1818 Created from Fairfield, Muskingum, and Washington New Lexington No No; created 1 Mar 1818; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Pickaway 1 Mar 1810 Created from Fairfield, Franklin, and Ross Circleville No No; created 1 Mar 1810; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Pike 1 Feb 1815 Created from Adams, Ross, and Scioto Waverly No No; created 1 Feb 1815; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Portage 10 Feb 1807 Created from Trumbull Ravenna Attached to Trumbull until 8 June 1808 No; created 7 Jun 1807; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern
Preble 1 Mar 1808 Created from Butler and Montgomery Eaton No No; created 1 Mar 1808; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western
Putnam 1 Apr 1820 Created from non-county areas attached to Logan and Shelby Ottawa 1820 attached to Wood/2 Feb 1824 attached to Williams/ 3 Jan 1834 fully organized No; created 1 Apr 1820; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western 1 Apr 1820 attached to Wood/2 Feb 1824 attached to Williams/ 3 Jan 1834 Putnam fully organized
Richland 1 Mar 1808 Created from Fanklin and non-county area Mansfield No No; created 1 Mar 1808; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern 1 Mar 1808 attached to Knox/1 Mar 1813 Richland fully organized
Ross 20 Aug 1798 by Northwest Territory/1 Mar 1803 became a county in Ohio Created by Northwest Territory from Adams, Hamilton, and Washington Chillicothe No Yes Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Sandusky 1 Apr 1820 Created from non-county areas attached to Huron and Logan Fremont No No; created 1 Apr 1820; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western 1 Apr 1820 overlapped part of area disputed with Michigan Territory since 1805 and actually under Michigan control
Scioto 24 May 1803 Created from Adams Portsmouth No No; created 24 May 1803; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western
Seneca 1 Apr 1820 Created from non-county areas attached to Huron and Logan Tiffin 1820 attached to Sandusky/1 Apr 1824 fully organized No; created 1 Apr 1820; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western 1 Apr 1820 attached to Sandusky/1 Apr 1824 Seneca fully organized
Shelby 1 Apr 1819 Created from Miami and non-county area attached to Miami Sidney No No; created 1 Apr 1819; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western
Stark 13 Feb 1808 Created form Columbiana and non-county area Canton 1808 attached Columbiana/1 Jan 1809 fully organized No; created 13 Feb 1808; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern 13 Feb 1808 attached Columbiana/1 Jan 1809 Stark fully organized
Summit 3 Mar 1840 Created from Medina, Portage, and Stark Akron 1840 attached Medina , Portage and Stark/6 Apr 1840 fully organized No; created 3 Mar 1840; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern 3 Mar 1840 attached Medina , Portage and Stark/6 Apr 1840 Summit fully organized
Trumbull 10 Jul 1800 in Northwest Territory/1 Mar 1803 county became a part of Ohio Created Northwest Territory from Jefferson and Wayne Warren No yes Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern
Tuscarawas 15 Mar 1808 Created from Muskingum New Philadelphia No No; created 15 Mar 1808; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern
Union 1 Apr 1820 Created from Delaware, franklin, Logan, Madison and non-county areas attached to Delaware and Logan Marysville No No; created 1 Apr 1820; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Van Wert 1 Apr 1820 Created from non-county areas attached to Darke and Shelby Van Wert 1820 attached to Darke/2 Jan 1824 attached to Mercer/18 Mar 1837 fully organized No; created 1 Apr 1820; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western 1 Apr 1820 attached to Darke/2 Jan 1824 attached to Mercer/18 Mar 1837 Van Wert fully organized
Vinton 23 Mar 1850 Created from Athens, Gallia, Hocking, Jackson, and Ross McArthur No No; created 23 Mar 1850; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Warren 1 May 1803 Created from Hamilton Lebanon No No; created 1 May 1803; assigned Ohio District Southern Southern Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western Southern Western
Washington 27 Jul 1788 in Northwest Territory/1 Mar 1803 became a state in Ohio Created by Northwest territory from non-county area Marietta No yes Southern Southern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern Southern Eastern
Wayne 13 Feb 1808* Created from non-county area Wooster 1808 attached to Columbiana/1 Jan 1809 attached to Stark/1 Mar 1812 fully organized No; created 13 Feb 1808; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern Northern Eastern 2 different dates of county creation were found; 13 Feb 1808 attached to Columbiana/1 Jan 1809 attached to Stark/1 Mar 1812 Wayne fully organized
Williams 1 Apr 1820 Created from non-county areas attached to Darke and Shelby Bryan 1820 attached to Wood/2 Feb 1824 fully organized No; created 1 Apr 1820; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western 1 Apr 1820 attached to Wood/2 Feb 1824 Williams fully organized
Wood 1 Apr 1820 Created from non-county area attached to Logan and small part of non-county area attached to Delaware Bowling Green No No; Created 1 Apr 1820; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern - western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western
Wyandot 3 Feb 1845 Created from Crawford, Hancock, Hardin, and Marion Upper Sandusky No No; created 3 Feb 1845; assigned Ohio District Northern Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western Northern Western 2 different dates of county creation were found
Monroe, Michigan 14 Jul 1817 Created by Michigan Territory from Wayne, Michigan No No; existed 14 Jul 1817 - 26 jan 1837 26 Jan 1837 Lost to Ohio when the state of Michigan was created from Michigan Territory; boundary dispute with Ohio over the strip running from Indiana to Lake Erie settled in favor of Ohio
Hillsdale, Michigan 29 Oct 1829 Created by Michigan Territory from non-county areas No No; existed 29 Oct 1829 - 26 Jan 1837 Defunct; only a strip kept and a part of Williams County in 26 Jan 1837 When created, land included part of the disputed strip west of Lake Erie that also was claimed by Ohio but controlled by Michigan
Knox, Indiana 20 Jun 1790 Created by Northwest Territory from non-county area No No; existed 20 Jun 1790 - 1 Mar 1803 1 Mar 1803 Knox, Indiana lost to creation of Wayne, Indiana Territoryand lost to Hamilton and non-county area of Ohio
Lenawee, Michigan 10 Sep 1822 Created by Michigan Territory from Monroe, Michigan No No; existed 10 Sep 1822 - 26 Jan 1837 26 Jan 1837
Wayne (Extinct) 15 Aug 1796 in Northwest Territory/ 1 Mar 1803 became a state in Ohio Created by Northwest Territory from Hamilton, Know (Indiana) and non-county area No yes 30 Jun 1805 Eliminated when Michigan Territory was created from Indiana Territory
Wayne, Michigan 21 Nov 1815 Created by Michigan Territory from non-county area; included part of the disputed strip west of Lake Erie that also was claimed by Ohio but controlled by Michigan No No; existed 21 Nov 1815 - 14 Jul 1817 14 Jul 1817 Eliminated from Ohio

 

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