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{{Ohio-stub}} ''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Ohio|Ohio]] > Washington County''  
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{{Ohio-stub}} [[United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ohio|Ohio]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Washington County'''  
  
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*'''[[Washington County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Washington County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Washington County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]''' <br>
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*'''[[Washington County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Washington County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Washington County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]''' <br>  
 
*'''Parent counties'''&nbsp;
 
*'''Parent counties'''&nbsp;
  
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*[http://ohsweb.ohiohistory.org/death// Ohio Death Certificate Index 1913-1944]  
 
*[http://ohsweb.ohiohistory.org/death// Ohio Death Certificate Index 1913-1944]  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1932106|Ohio, County Births, 1856-1909}} Index and Images  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1932106|Ohio, County Births, 1856-1909}} Index and Images  
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*{{RecordSearch|1949341|Ohio, Death Index, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, and 1958-2007}}
 
*{{RecordSearch|1949341|Ohio, Death Index, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, and 1958-2007}}
  
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*[http://ohsweb.ohiohistory.org/ondp/index.php?title=Main_Page National Digital Newspaper Program In Ohio]  
 
*[http://ohsweb.ohiohistory.org/ondp/index.php?title=Main_Page National Digital Newspaper Program In Ohio]  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1680845|Ohio, Births and Christenings, 1821-1962}} Index only  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1680845|Ohio, Births and Christenings, 1821-1962}} Index only  
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
Adams, Alden, Archers, Archers Fork, Aurelius <br>Barlow, Bartlett, Bevertown, Beckett, Belpre <br>Bevan, Beverly, Blennerhassett View, Bonn, Briggs <br>Caywood, Churchtown, Clifton, Coal Run, Constitution Corner <br>Cornerville, Cow Run, Cutler, Dale, Dalzell <br>Dart, Decatur, Decaturville, Dell, Deucher <br>Devola, Dunbar, Dunham, East Norwood, Elba <br>Equity, Fairfield, Fay, Fearing, Fillmore <br>Fleming, Gasville, Germantown, Glass, Gracey <br>Grandview, Harmar, Hayward, Heslop, Hills <br>Hohman, Independence, Layman, Leith, Liberty <br>Little Hocking, Locust Fork, Lowell, Lower Newport, Lower Salem <br>Ludlow, Luke Chute, Macksburg, Marietta, McAvan <br>Moore Junction, Moss Run, Murphy, Napier, New Matamoras <br>Newell Run, Newport, Norwood, Oak Grove, Patten Mills <br>Pinehurst, Porterfield, Qualey, Rainbow, Rathbone <br>Redbush, Relief, Reno, Riverview, Rockland <br>Sandhill, Schley, Shay, Sitka, Springdale <br>Stanleyville, Steel Run, Swift, Tick Ridge, Unionville <br>Upper Lowell, Veto, Vincent, Wade, Warner <br>Waterford, Watertown, West Marietta, Wesley, Whipple, Wingett Run, Wolf Creek,Yankeeburg <br>
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Adams, Alden, Archers, Archers Fork, Aurelius <br>Barlow, Bartlett, Bevertown, Beckett, Belpre <br>Bevan, Beverly, Blennerhassett View, Bonn, Briggs <br>Caywood, Churchtown, Clifton, Coal Run, Constitution Corner <br>Cornerville, Cow Run, Cutler, Dale, Dalzell <br>Dart, Decatur, Decaturville, Dell, Deucher <br>Devola, Dunbar, Dunham, East Norwood, Elba <br>Equity, Fairfield, Fay, Fearing, Fillmore <br>Fleming, Gasville, Germantown, Glass, Gracey <br>Grandview, Harmar, Hayward, Heslop, Hills <br>Hohman, Independence, Layman, Leith, Liberty <br>Little Hocking, Locust Fork, Lowell, Lower Newport, Lower Salem <br>Ludlow, Luke Chute, Macksburg, Marietta, McAvan <br>Moore Junction, Moss Run, Murphy, Napier, New Matamoras <br>Newell Run, Newport, Norwood, Oak Grove, Patten Mills <br>Pinehurst, Porterfield, Qualey, Rainbow, Rathbone <br>Redbush, Relief, Reno, Riverview, Rockland <br>Sandhill, Schley, Shay, Sitka, Springdale <br>Stanleyville, Steel Run, Swift, Tick Ridge, Unionville <br>Upper Lowell, Veto, Vincent, Wade, Warner <br>Waterford, Watertown, West Marietta, Wesley, Whipple, Wingett Run, Wolf Creek,Yankeeburg <br>  
  
 
*[http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/washington/washoh_townships_cities.html Washington County Townships &amp; Cities]
 
*[http://genealogytrails.com/ohio/washington/washoh_townships_cities.html Washington County Townships &amp; Cities]
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:- [[36th Regiment, Ohio Infantry|36th Regiment, Ohio Infantry]], Companies A, F, and G
 
:- [[36th Regiment, Ohio Infantry|36th Regiment, Ohio Infantry]], Companies A, F, and G
  
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*[http://www.ohiogenealogyexpress.com/ohio_military.html MIlitary Records for Ohio Counties]  
 
*[http://www.ohiogenealogyexpress.com/ohio_military.html MIlitary Records for Ohio Counties]  
*Daughters of the American Revolution. Marietta Chapter (Marietta, Ohio).&nbsp;''Revolutionary soldiers buried in Washington County, Ohio&nbsp;: containing military records and short history of lives. ''Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1973. {{FHL|319317|item}}''<br>''
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*Daughters of the American Revolution. Marietta Chapter (Marietta, Ohio).&nbsp;''Revolutionary soldiers buried in Washington County, Ohio&nbsp;: containing military records and short history of lives. ''Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1973. {{FHL|319317|item}}''<br>''  
 
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Martin, Eleanor, ''Veterans, War of 1812'' (Ohio, E. Martin 1992) page 34 [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F566550 FHL&nbsp;Book 977.1 A1]<br>
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Martin, Eleanor, ''Veterans, War of 1812'' (Ohio, E. Martin 1992) page 34 [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F566550 FHL&nbsp;Book 977.1 A1]<br>  
  
 
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*[http://library.public-libraries.org/county/OH/WashingtonCounty.html Washington County Public Libraries]
 
*[http://library.public-libraries.org/county/OH/WashingtonCounty.html Washington County Public Libraries]
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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[[Category:Washington_County,_Ohio]]
 
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Revision as of 20:42, 10 July 2012

Template:Ohio-stub United StatesGotoarrow.png Ohio Gotoarrow.png Washington County

Dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate






For earlier dates, try...

  • Washington County, Ohio Genealogy residents may also have records in
    Neighboring Counties:
Remember these collections




Washington County, Ohio
Map
Boundary map of Washington County, Ohio
Map of the U.S. highlighting Ohio
Location of Ohio in the U.S.
Facts
Founded: information needed
County Seat
Courthouse
Washington County, Ohio Courthouse.jpg


County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1788--Washington County was created 27 July 1788 as an original county.  County seat: Marietta [1]

Boundary changes

See an interactive map of Washington County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Adams, Alden, Archers, Archers Fork, Aurelius
Barlow, Bartlett, Bevertown, Beckett, Belpre
Bevan, Beverly, Blennerhassett View, Bonn, Briggs
Caywood, Churchtown, Clifton, Coal Run, Constitution Corner
Cornerville, Cow Run, Cutler, Dale, Dalzell
Dart, Decatur, Decaturville, Dell, Deucher
Devola, Dunbar, Dunham, East Norwood, Elba
Equity, Fairfield, Fay, Fearing, Fillmore
Fleming, Gasville, Germantown, Glass, Gracey
Grandview, Harmar, Hayward, Heslop, Hills
Hohman, Independence, Layman, Leith, Liberty
Little Hocking, Locust Fork, Lowell, Lower Newport, Lower Salem
Ludlow, Luke Chute, Macksburg, Marietta, McAvan
Moore Junction, Moss Run, Murphy, Napier, New Matamoras
Newell Run, Newport, Norwood, Oak Grove, Patten Mills
Pinehurst, Porterfield, Qualey, Rainbow, Rathbone
Redbush, Relief, Reno, Riverview, Rockland
Sandhill, Schley, Shay, Sitka, Springdale
Stanleyville, Steel Run, Swift, Tick Ridge, Unionville
Upper Lowell, Veto, Vincent, Wade, Warner
Waterford, Watertown, West Marietta, Wesley, Whipple, Wingett Run, Wolf Creek,Yankeeburg

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census and Directories

Church

Court

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Funeral Homes

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War

Civil War service men from Washington 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 Washington County.

- 1st Regiment, Ohio Cavalry, Company L
- 36th Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Companies A, F, and G


  • MIlitary Records for Ohio Counties
  • Daughters of the American Revolution. Marietta Chapter (Marietta, Ohio). Revolutionary soldiers buried in Washington County, Ohio : containing military records and short history of lives. Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1973. FHL Collection

War of 1812

Martin, Eleanor, Veterans, War of 1812 (Ohio, E. Martin 1992) page 34 FHL Book 977.1 A1

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Probate

Schools

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Marriages 1789-1882
  • 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

References

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