Defiance County, Ohio Genealogy
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- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places / Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
See an interactive map of Defiance County boundary changes.
Places / Localities
BillionGraves (Headstone photos, Google map, transcriptions, searchable database, both by individual cemetery and the entire site):
- Hire Cemetery, Defiance
- Independence Cemetery, Defiance
- Marysdale Catholic Cemetery, Ney
- New Saint Johns Methodist Cemetery, Defiance
- Ney Cemetery, Ney
- Old Saint Johns Methodist Cemetery, Defiance
- Pleasant Bend and Ayersville Cemetery, Defiance
- Saint Michaels Catholic Cemetery, Defiance
- Taylor Cemetery, Defiance
Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups
- Civil War
Civil War service men from Defiance 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 Defiance County.
- 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
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).