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{{Ohio-stub}} [[United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Guernsey County'''  
 
{{Ohio-stub}} [[United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Guernsey County'''  
  
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| seat wl = Cambridge
 
| seat wl = Cambridge
 
| building image = Oh-guernsey-ch.jpg
 
| building image = Oh-guernsey-ch.jpg
| building address = Guernsey County<BR>Administration Building<br/>627 Wheeling Ave<br/>Cambridge, OH 43725
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| building address = Guernsey County<br>Administration Building<br>801 E. Wheeling Ave<br>Cambridge, Ohio 43725<br>[http://www.guernseycounty.org/
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Guernsey County Website]
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| named for = {{wpd|Guernsey}}
 
| named for = {{wpd|Guernsey}}
 
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== &nbsp;&nbsp;Historical Facts  ==
 
== &nbsp;&nbsp;Historical Facts  ==
  
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| width="100%" align="center" bgcolor="#cccc99" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| bgcolor="#cccc99" width="100%" colspan="6" align="center" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
 
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Guernsey County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Guernsey County, Ohio#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
| width="16.6%" align="center" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Guernsey County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>'''[[Guernsey County, Ohio#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Guernsey County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Guernsey County, Ohio#Death|Death]]'''</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Guernsey County, Ohio#Census|Tax]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Guernsey County, Ohio#Census|Tax]]'''</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Guernsey County, Ohio#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>  
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Guernsey County, Ohio#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Guernsey County, Ohio#Probate_Records|Probate]]'''</center>
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| valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[Guernsey 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>1810</center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1810</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>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center></center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center></center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1802<br></center>  
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1802<br></center>
| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1812</center>
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| style="height: 25px" valign="middle" width="16.6%" | <center>1812</center>
 
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Guernsey County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Guernsey County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Guernsey County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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| bgcolor="#99d6ff" width="100%" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Guernsey County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Guernsey County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Guernsey County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
 
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Belmont County, Ohio|Belmont]] and [[Muskingum County, Ohio|Muskingum]] Counties 31 January 1810.<ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>  
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Belmont County, Ohio|Belmont]] and [[Muskingum County, Ohio|Muskingum]] Counties 31 January 1810.<ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>  
 
*'''County Seat: '''Cambridge  
 
*'''County Seat: '''Cambridge  
 
*'''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>[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio|Tuscarawas]] (north){{·}}[[Noble County, Ohio|Noble]] (south){{·}}[[Muskingum County, Ohio|Muskingum]] (west){{·}}[[Harrison County, Ohio|Harrison]] (northeast){{·}}[[Coshocton County, Ohio|Coshocton]] (northwest){{·}}[[Belmont County, Ohio|Belmont]] (east)
 
*'''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>[[Tuscarawas County, Ohio|Tuscarawas]] (north){{·}}[[Noble County, Ohio|Noble]] (south){{·}}[[Muskingum County, Ohio|Muskingum]] (west){{·}}[[Harrison County, Ohio|Harrison]] (northeast){{·}}[[Coshocton County, Ohio|Coshocton]] (northwest){{·}}[[Belmont County, Ohio|Belmont]] (east)
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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See an interactive map of Guernsey County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].  
 
See an interactive map of Guernsey County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].  
  
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==== Record Loss ====
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Biography  ====
 
==== Biography  ====
  
Family History Library {{FHL|455064|subject-id|disp=CATALOG}}
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==== Business Records and Commerce  ====
 
==== Business Records and Commerce  ====
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===== Germans  =====
 
===== Germans  =====
  
==== Genealogy<br> ====
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==== Genealogy<br> ====
  
 
Family History Library {{FHL|402783|subject-id|disp=CATALOG}} Genealogies  
 
Family History Library {{FHL|402783|subject-id|disp=CATALOG}} Genealogies  
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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==== Family History Centers<br> ====
  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 17:58, 10 August 2012

Template:Ohio-stub United StatesGotoarrow.png Ohio Gotoarrow.png Guernsey County



Guernsey County, Ohio
Seal of Guernsey County, Ohio
Map
Map of Ohio highlighting Guernsey County
Location in the state of Ohio
Map of the U.S. highlighting Ohio
Location of Ohio in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 31, 1810
County Seat Cambridge
Courthouse
Oh-guernsey-ch.jpg
Address Guernsey County
Administration Building
801 E. Wheeling Ave
Cambridge, Ohio 43725
[http://www.guernseycounty.org/
Guernsey County Website]
Named for: Guernsey



  Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1867
1810
1867
1802
1812
*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Ohio Digital Collections



 

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Guernsey County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Resources

Biography

Family History Library CATALOG

Business Records and Commerce

Family History Library CATALOG

Cemeteries

LDS Cemetery Records
Vol. 1 page 101 - Claysville Cemetery

Family History Library CATALOG

Family History Library CATALOG- Indexes

Census

Family History Library CATALOG 1850

Family History Library CATALOG 1880 Index

Family History Library CATALOG 1900 Index

Family History Library CATALOG 1910 Index

Church

Family History Library CATALOG Church History

Family History Library CATALOG Church Records

Court

Family History Library CATALOG

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Genealogy

Family History Library CATALOG Genealogies

Family History Library CATALOG Indexes

Family History Library CATALOG Societies

Family History Library CATALOG Societies - Indexes

Family History Library CATALOG Societies - Periodicals

Guardianship

Family History Library CATALOG

History

Family History Library CATALOG

Land and Deed Records

Family History Library CATALOG Land and Property

Family History Library CATALOG Land and Property - Maps

History

Maps

Family History Library CATALOG

Military

  • Civil War
    Civil War service men from Guernsey 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 Guernsey County.
- 1st Regiment, Ohio Cavalry, Company B, also known as "Laughlin's Cavalry"
- 97th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Companies A and B

Family History Library CATALOG

Family History Library CATALOG  Civil War

Minorities

Family History Library CATALOG  Black Pioneers

Naturalization and Citizenship

Family History Library CATALOG

Newspapers

Family History Library CATALOG Indexes

Pensions

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Probate

Family History Library CATALOG

Family History Library CATALOG Indexes

Taxation

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Vital Records

Family History Library CATALOG

Family History Library CATALOG Indexes

  • Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953

Ohio Statewide Death Certificates

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "Mahoning County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mahoning_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).

References