Difference between revisions of "Ohio: Norwegian Settlements"

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==== History:   ====
 
==== History:   ====
  
In 1860, 328 249 immigrants lived in Ohio.  In 1900 about 1000 were Norwegians.  Most settled along Lake Erie, around Cleveland and Ashtabula, and formed communities that were strongly Norwegian.  
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In 1860, 328 249 immigrants lived in Ohio.  Scandinavian had started to arrive in Ohio around 1869. In 1900 about 1000 were Norwegians.  Most settled along Lake Erie, around Cleveland and Ashtabula, and formed communities that were strongly Norwegian.  
  
 
==== Archives:  ====
 
==== Archives:  ====
  
[http://www.ohiohistory.org/resource/archlib/ Ohio Archives and Library]
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[http://www.ohiohistory.org/resource/archlib/ Ohio Archives and Library]  
  
 
==== Genealogies:  ====
 
==== Genealogies:  ====
  
[http://www.ogs.org/ Ohio Genealogical Society]
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[http://www.ogs.org/ Ohio Genealogical Society]  
  
[http://www.censusfinder.com/ohio_genealogy_societies.htm A list of Genealogical Societies]
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[http://www.censusfinder.com/ohio_genealogy_societies.htm A list of Genealogical Societies]  
  
 
==== Societies:  ====
 
==== Societies:  ====
  
 
[http://www.ohiohistory.org/ Ohio Historical Society]
 
[http://www.ohiohistory.org/ Ohio Historical Society]

Revision as of 15:49, 30 July 2009

History: 

In 1860, 328 249 immigrants lived in Ohio.  Scandinavian had started to arrive in Ohio around 1869. In 1900 about 1000 were Norwegians.  Most settled along Lake Erie, around Cleveland and Ashtabula, and formed communities that were strongly Norwegian.

Archives:

Ohio Archives and Library

Genealogies:

Ohio Genealogical Society

A list of Genealogical Societies

Societies:

Ohio Historical Society