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==== Boundary Changes  ====
==== Boundary Changes  ====
See an interactive map of Tuscarawas County [http://www.ohio.n2genealogy.com/oh-maps.html boundary changes].
==== Record Loss  ====
==== Record Loss  ====

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Template:Ohio-stub United States Gotoarrow.png Ohio Gotoarrow.pngTuscarawas County

County Courthouse


Parent County

1808--Tuscarawas County was created 13 February 1808 from Muskingum County.
County seat: New Philadelphia [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Tuscarawas County boundary changes.

Record Loss


Populated Places

Neighboring Counties






Local Histories



  • Civil War service men from Tuscarawas 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 Tuscarawas County.
- 4th Regiment, Ohio Infantry (3 months, 1861), Company F (also known as Canton Zouaves) with 16 men from Tuscarawas County.
- 98th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Company K
- 104th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Company E
- 107th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Company I




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 

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


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