Washington County, Ohio Genealogy

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*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/ohio/washington.htm The Tombstone Transcription Project]  
 
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*[http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/washington/washoh_cemeteries.html Washington County Cemeteries]  
 
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==== Census and Directories ====
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*[http://www.ohiogenealogyexpress.com/washington/washingtonco_censusindex.htm Census Index]  
 
*[http://www.ohiogenealogyexpress.com/washington/washingtonco_censusindex.htm Census Index]  
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*[http://www.ohgen.net/ohwashin/locations.html Locations in Washington County]  
 
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*<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1259176618085_748">[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/OH/Washington/bios/ Biographies, Oral Histories, Diaries, Memoirs, Genealogies]</span>
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*[http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/washington/washoh_history_mainpage.html Washington County History]  
 
*[http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/washington/washoh_history_mainpage.html Washington County History]  
 
*[http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/washington/pioneers.html Washington County Pioneers]  
 
*[http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/washington/pioneers.html Washington County Pioneers]  
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*[http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH9&CISOPTR=57893&CISOSHOW=56554 History of Marietta and Washington County, Ohi and representive citizens, vol. 1-2]
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*[http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH9&CISOPTR=57893&CISOSHOW=56554 History of Marietta and Washington County, Ohi and representive citizens, vol. 1-2]
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*[http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/washington/washoh_wills_estates.html Washington County Wills &amp; Estates]  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
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*'''Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953''' Free name indexes and images at [http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1307272 FamilySearch – Pilot]. 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.
 
*'''Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953''' Free name indexes and images at [http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1307272 FamilySearch – Pilot]. 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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United States  > Ohio > Washington County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1788--Washington County was created 27 July 1788 as an original county.  County seat: Marietta [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Adams, Alden, Archers, Archers Fork, Aurelius
Barlow, Bartlett, Bevertown, Beckett, Belpre
Bevan, Beverly, Blennerhassett View, Bonn, Briggs
Caywood, Churchtown, Clifton, Coal Run, Constitution Corner
Cornerville, Cow Run, Cutler, Dale, Dalzell
Dart, Decatur, Decaturville, Dell, Deucher
Devola, Dunbar, Dunham, East Norwood, Elba
Equity, Fairfield, Fay, Fearing, Fillmore
Fleming, Gasville, Germantown, Glass, Gracey
Grandview, Harmar, Hayward, Heslop, Hills
Hohman, Independence, Layman, Leith, Liberty
Little Hocking, Locust Fork, Lowell, Lower Newport, Lower Salem
Ludlow, Luke Chute, Macksburg, Marietta, McAvan
Moore Junction, Moss Run, Murphy, Napier, New Matamoras
Newell Run, Newport, Norwood, Oak Grove, Patten Mills
Pinehurst, Porterfield, Qualey, Rainbow, Rathbone
Redbush, Relief, Reno, Riverview, Rockland
Sandhill, Schley, Shay, Sitka, Springdale
Stanleyville, Steel Run, Swift, Tick Ridge, Unionville
Upper Lowell, Veto, Vincent, Wade, Warner
Waterford, Watertown, West Marietta, Wesley, Whipple, Wingett Run, Wolf Creek,Yankeeburg

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census and Directories

Church

Court

Funeral Homes

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Probate

Schools

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Marriages 1789-1882
  • Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953 Free name indexes and images at FamilySearch – Pilot. 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

Web Sites

References

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