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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1840--'''Ottawa County was created 6 March 1840&nbsp;from [[Erie_County,_Ohio|Erie]], [[Sandusky_County,_Ohio|Sandusky]], and [[Lucas_County,_Ohio|Lucas]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Port Clinton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1840--'''Ottawa County was created 6 March 1840&nbsp;from [[Erie County, Ohio|Erie]], [[Sandusky County, Ohio|Sandusky]], and [[Lucas County, Ohio|Lucas]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Port Clinton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Erie_County,_Ohio|Erie]]
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*[[Erie County, Ohio|Erie]]  
*[[Lucas_County,_Ohio|Lucas]]
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*[[Lucas County, Ohio|Lucas]]  
*[[Sandusky_County,_Ohio|Sandusky]]
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*[[Sandusky County, Ohio|Sandusky]]  
*[[Wood_County,_Ohio|Wood]]
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*[[Wood County, Ohio|Wood]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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Harrington Cemetery (aka) Old Elmore, Elmore  
 
Harrington Cemetery (aka) Old Elmore, Elmore  
  
Rymers Cemetery (aka) Rice, Elmore
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Rymers Cemetery (aka) Rice, Elmore  
  
 
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==== Church  ====
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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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328 Toledo St. Elmore  
 
328 Toledo St. Elmore  
  
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Ottawa County Genealogical Society, chapter of the OGS  
 
Ottawa County Genealogical Society, chapter of the OGS  
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310 Madison St. Port Clinton  
 
310 Madison St. Port Clinton  
  
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Ida Rupp Public Library  
 
Ida Rupp Public Library  
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310 Madison St. Port Clinton  
 
310 Madison St. Port Clinton  
  
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Elmore Historical Society  
 
Elmore Historical Society  
  
Elmore
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Elmore  
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
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== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Ottawa_County,_Ohio]]
 
[[Category:Ottawa_County,_Ohio]]

Revision as of 20:32, 27 August 2010

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United States  > Ohio > Ottawa County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1840--Ottawa County was created 6 March 1840 from Erie, Sandusky, and Lucas Counties.
County seat: Port Clinton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Harris-Elmore Union Cemetery (aka) Guss, Union, Elmore

Harrington Cemetery (aka) Old Elmore, Elmore

Rymers Cemetery (aka) Rice, Elmore

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

The Ohio Obituary Index includes references to more than 1.5 million death, marriage and obituary notices.  What began as a project at the Hayes Presidential Center grew into a partnership with 40 public libraries throughout the state of Ohio.  Some of the listings date back as far as 1830.  In addition to newspaper obituaries, the index includes entries indexing church records, federal mortality indexes, family papers, etc.

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

Harris-Elmore Public Library

328 Toledo St. Elmore


Ottawa County Genealogical Society, chapter of the OGS

they meet at the Ida Rupp Public Library

310 Madison St. Port Clinton


Ida Rupp Public Library

310 Madison St. Port Clinton


Elmore Historical Society

Elmore

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).