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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Ohio|Ohio]] > Hancock County''  
 
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1820--'''Hancock County was created 12 February 1820&nbsp;from [[Logan_County,_Ohio|Logan]] County.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Findlay <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1820--'''Hancock County was created 12 February 1820&nbsp;from [[Logan County, Ohio|Logan]] County.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Findlay <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Allen_County,_Ohio|Allen]]
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*[[Allen County, Ohio|Allen]]  
*[[Hardin_County,_Ohio|Hardin]]
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*[[Hardin County, Ohio|Hardin]]  
*[[Henry_County,_Ohio|Henry]]
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*[[Henry County, Ohio|Henry]]  
*[[Putnam_County,_Ohio|Putnam]]
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*[[Putnam County, Ohio|Putnam]]  
*[[Seneca_County,_Ohio|Seneca]]
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*[[Seneca County, Ohio|Seneca]]  
*[[Wood_County,_Ohio|Wood]]
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*[[Wood County, Ohio|Wood]]  
*[[Wyandot_County,_Ohio|Wyandot]]
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*[[Wyandot County, Ohio|Wyandot]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
'''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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'''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.  
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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'''Findlay-Hancock Public Library&nbsp; '''[http://www.findlaylibrary.org/obituaryDB/Obituary_PromptSearch.asp www.findlaylibrary.org/obituaryDB/Obituary_PromptSearch.asp]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
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== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Hancock_County,_Ohio]]
 
[[Category:Hancock_County,_Ohio]]

Revision as of 12:43, 18 December 2009

United States  > Ohio > Hancock County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1820--Hancock County was created 12 February 1820 from Logan County. County seat: Findlay [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

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

Findlay-Hancock Public Library  www.findlaylibrary.org/obituaryDB/Obituary_PromptSearch.asp

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

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