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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Champaign County, Ohio|Champaign]] County in 1818.<br>  
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*'''Parent Counties''': Formed from [[Champaign County, Ohio|Champaign]] County in 1818.<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;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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*'''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>[[Hardin County, Ohio|Hardin]] (north){{·}}[[Champaign County, Ohio|Champaign]] (south){{·}}[[Auglaize County, Ohio|Auglaize]] (northwest){{·}}[[Union County, Ohio|Union]] (east){{·}}[[Shelby County, Ohio|Shelby]] (west)
 
*'''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>[[Hardin County, Ohio|Hardin]] (north){{·}}[[Champaign County, Ohio|Champaign]] (south){{·}}[[Auglaize County, Ohio|Auglaize]] (northwest){{·}}[[Union County, Ohio|Union]] (east){{·}}[[Shelby County, Ohio|Shelby]] (west)
  
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== History  ==
 
 
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
  
'''1817--'''Logan County was created 30 December 1817&nbsp;from [[Champaign County, Ohio|Champaign]] County.<br>'''County seat:''' Bellefontaine <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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See an interactive map of Logan County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].  
 
See an interactive map of Logan County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].  
  
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
 
 
*[[Auglaize County, Ohio|Auglaize]]
 
*[[Champaign County, Ohio|Champaign]]
 
*[[Hardin County, Ohio|Hardin]]
 
*[[Shelby County, Ohio|Shelby]]
 
*[[Union County, Ohio|Union]]
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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'''[[Ohio Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953]]''' Free name indexes and images at [[Ohio Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)|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.  
 
'''[[Ohio Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953]]''' Free name indexes and images at [[Ohio Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)|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&nbsp; ==
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]

Revision as of 18:50, 10 August 2012

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Logan County, Ohio
Map
Boundary map of Logan County, Ohio
Map of the U.S. highlighting Ohio
Location of Ohio in the U.S.
Facts
Founded: December 30, 1817
County Seat Bellefontaine
Courthouse
Logan County, Ohio Courthouse.jpg



Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
1867
1818
1867
1810
1851
*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries
  • Parent Counties: Formed from Champaign County in 1818.[1]
  • County Seat: Bellefontaine
  • Neighboring Counties: Logan County, Ohio Genealogy residents may also have records in [2]Hardin (north) · Champaign (south) · Auglaize (northwest) · Union (east) · Shelby (west)

Ohio Digital Collections



Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Logan County boundary changes.


Places/Localities

Populated Places

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War
    Civil War service men from Logan 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 Logan County.
-96th Regiment, Ohio Infantry
Company H, roster
Company I, roster
-113th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Company G

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

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

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. 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).