Tuscarawas County, Ohio Genealogy
|Tuscarawas County, Ohio|
Location of Ohio in the U.S.
|Created||March 15, 1808|
|County Seat||New Philadelphia|
|Address|| Tuscarawas County Courthouse|
101 E. High Ave.
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663
Tuscarawas County Website
- 1 Historical Facts
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
|Beginning dates for major county records|
|*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries|
- Parent Counties: Formed from Muskingum County in 1808.
- County Seat: New Philadelphia
- Neighboring Counties: Tuscarawas County, Ohio Genealogy residents may also have records in Stark (north) · Guernsey (south) · Holmes (northwest) · Coshocton (southwest) · Carroll (east) · Harrison (southeast)
See an interactive map of Tuscarawas County boundary changes.
Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups
- 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
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
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Wikipedia contributors, "Mahoning County, Ohio" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mahoning_County,_Ohio (accessed 10 May 2012).
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).