Carroll County, Ohio Genealogy

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Template:Ohio-stubUnited States  > Ohio > Carroll County

County Courthouse

History

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The county is named after Charles Carroll (1737-1832), a signer of the Declaration of Independence.[1]

Parent County

1832--Carroll County was created 25 December 1832 from Columbiana, Stark, Harrison, Jefferson, and Tuscarawas Counties.  County seat: Carrollton [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War
    Civil War service men from Carroll 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 Carroll County.
- 98th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Companies H and I

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • 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)

  1. Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002)