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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Ohio|Ohio]] > Jackson County''  
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{{Ohio-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Ohio|Ohio]] > Jackson County''  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
*[http://www.jacksoncountymunicipalcourt.com/ Jackson County Municipal Court]
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*[http://www.jacksoncountymunicipalcourt.com/ Jackson County Municipal Court]  
 
*[http://www.naco.org/Template.cfm?Section=Find_a_County&Template=/cffiles/counties/county.cfm&id=39079# Jackson County, Ohio Courthouse]
 
*[http://www.naco.org/Template.cfm?Section=Find_a_County&Template=/cffiles/counties/county.cfm&id=39079# Jackson County, Ohio Courthouse]
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
[[Image:Andrew Jackson.JPG|thumb|right|400px|President Andrew Jackson (1767-1845)]]  
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[[Image:Andrew Jackson.JPG|thumb|right|400px]]  
  
 
The county is named after War of 1812 hero [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Jackson Andrew Jackson] (1767-1845) who became Seventh President of the United States in 1829.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jackson_County,_Indiana "Jackson County, Indiana,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
 
The county is named after War of 1812 hero [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Jackson Andrew Jackson] (1767-1845) who became Seventh President of the United States in 1829.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jackson_County,_Indiana "Jackson County, Indiana,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1816--'''Jackson County was created 12 January 1816&nbsp;from [[Scioto_County,_Ohio|Scioto]], [[Gallia_County,_Ohio|Gallia]], [[Athens_County,_Ohio|Athens]], and [[Ross_County,_Ohio|Ross]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Jackson <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1816--'''Jackson County was created 12 January 1816&nbsp;from [[Scioto County, Ohio|Scioto]], [[Gallia County, Ohio|Gallia]], [[Athens County, Ohio|Athens]], and [[Ross County, Ohio|Ross]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Jackson <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  ====
  
*[[Gallia_County,_Ohio|Gallia]]
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*[[Gallia County, Ohio|Gallia]]  
*[[Lawrence_County,_Ohio|Lawrence]]
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*[[Lawrence County, Ohio|Lawrence]]  
*[[Pike_County,_Ohio|Pike]]
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*[[Pike County, Ohio|Pike]]  
*[[Ross_County,_Ohio|Ross]]
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*[[Ross County, Ohio|Ross]]  
*[[Scioto_County,_Ohio|Scioto]]
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*[[Scioto County, Ohio|Scioto]]  
*[[Vinton_County,_Ohio|Vinton]]
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*[[Vinton County, Ohio|Vinton]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohjackso/lclgovt.htm For Land Information, Deeds, Mortgages, Mapes, Early Surveys]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohjackso/lclgovt.htm For Land Information, Deeds, Mortgages, Mapes, Early Surveys]  
*[http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/ Land Records Bureau of Land Management Database]
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*[http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/ Land Records Bureau of Land Management Database]  
 
*Many Land Records for Jackson County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=454430&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Jackson+%2D+Land+and+property&columns=*,0,0 topic details].  
 
*Many Land Records for Jackson County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=454430&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Jackson+%2D+Land+and+property&columns=*,0,0 topic details].  
 
*[http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2077&o_xid=8911&o_lid=8911 Ohio Land Records] $
 
*[http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2077&o_xid=8911&o_lid=8911 Ohio Land Records] $
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*[http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3AJackson+County+%28Ohio%29+History.&qt=hot_subject Jackson county, Ohio, History]&nbsp;(WorldCat)  
 
*[http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3AJackson+County+%28Ohio%29+History.&qt=hot_subject Jackson county, Ohio, History]&nbsp;(WorldCat)  
 
*[http://books.google.com/books?id=P7qHs9BD4JAC&pg=PA50&lpg=PA50&dq=%22jackson+county+ohio%22+military&source=bl&ots=lOaOwps4Y3&sig=N6DaCrwg5bASeFE1cui4wa9dQh4&hl=en&ei=R3XmSoOvOIfqsQOusNmoBQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=6&ved=0CBoQ6AEwBQ#v=onepage&q=%22jackson%20county%20ohio%22%20military&f=false History &amp; Families of Jackson County, Ohio]  
 
*[http://books.google.com/books?id=P7qHs9BD4JAC&pg=PA50&lpg=PA50&dq=%22jackson+county+ohio%22+military&source=bl&ots=lOaOwps4Y3&sig=N6DaCrwg5bASeFE1cui4wa9dQh4&hl=en&ei=R3XmSoOvOIfqsQOusNmoBQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=6&ved=0CBoQ6AEwBQ#v=onepage&q=%22jackson%20county%20ohio%22%20military&f=false History &amp; Families of Jackson County, Ohio]  
*''[http://books.google.com/books?id=3CsVAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA64&lpg=PA64&dq=%22jackson+county+ohio%22+references&source=bl&ots=mV0ri7sdo2&sig=M1ndePp3mgv3CTlEdUyeqZ4kMmg&hl=en&ei=53zmSofDJIf-sgOB1fGnBQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=7&ved=0CBsQ6AEwBjgK#v=onepage&q=&f=false A History of Jackson County]'', Ohio by Daniel Webster
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*''[http://books.google.com/books?id=3CsVAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA64&lpg=PA64&dq=%22jackson+county+ohio%22+references&source=bl&ots=mV0ri7sdo2&sig=M1ndePp3mgv3CTlEdUyeqZ4kMmg&hl=en&ei=53zmSofDJIf-sgOB1fGnBQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=7&ved=0CBsQ6AEwBjgK#v=onepage&q=&f=false A History of Jackson County]'', Ohio by Daniel Webster  
 
*Many History Records for Jackson County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=426645&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Jackson+%2D+History&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
 
*Many History Records for Jackson County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=426645&subject_disp=Ohio%2C+Jackson+%2D+History&columns=*,0,0 topic details].
  
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*[http://www.ohiogenealogyexpress.com/jackson/jacksonco_hist_vetsofrevwar.htm Veterans of the Revolution]  
 
*[http://www.ohiogenealogyexpress.com/jackson/jacksonco_hist_vetsofrevwar.htm Veterans of the Revolution]  
 
*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/ohio/jackson1.htm Jackson County, Ohio World War II Casualties Army and Air Force]  
 
*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/ohio/jackson1.htm Jackson County, Ohio World War II Casualties Army and Air Force]  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=6482&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 World War I Draft Registration Cards ]$
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=6482&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 World War I Draft Registration Cards ]$  
*[http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8939 World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946] $
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*[http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8939 World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946] $  
 
*[http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/military/civilwar/main.aspx Civil War Collection]&nbsp;$
 
*[http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/military/civilwar/main.aspx Civil War Collection]&nbsp;$
  
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*[http://www.youseemore.com/sylvester/default.asp Sylvester Memorial Wellston Public Library]  
 
*[http://www.youseemore.com/sylvester/default.asp Sylvester Memorial Wellston Public Library]  
 
*[http://lillianjones.museum.com/welcome.html Lillian E. Jones Museum &amp; The Carriage House Genealogy Center]  
 
*[http://lillianjones.museum.com/welcome.html Lillian E. Jones Museum &amp; The Carriage House Genealogy Center]  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohjackso/welshmus.htm Welsh-American Heritage Museum]
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohjackso/welshmus.htm Welsh-American Heritage Museum]  
 
*[http://www.jacksoncountyohiogen.com/ Jackson County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society]
 
*[http://www.jacksoncountyohiogen.com/ Jackson County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society]
  
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[[Category:Jackson_County,_Ohio]]
 
  
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jackson_County,_Ohio Jackson County, Ohio Wikipedia]
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jackson_County,_Ohio Jackson County, Ohio Wikipedia]
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Revision as of 23:24, 26 August 2010

Template:Ohio-stubUnited States  > Ohio > Jackson County

County Courthouse

History

Andrew Jackson.JPG

The county is named after War of 1812 hero Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) who became Seventh President of the United States in 1829.[1]

Parent County

1816--Jackson County was created 12 January 1816 from Scioto, Gallia, Athens, and Ross Counties.
County seat: Jackson [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census and Directories

Church

Court

  • Many Court for Jackson County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see topic details.

Ethnic Groups

Funeral Homes

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

  • Many Naturalization and Citizenship Records for Jackson County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see topic details.

Newspapers

Probate

Resource Guide

Schools

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. "Jackson County, Indiana," Wikipedia.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).