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1828 Ohio map, Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division

Ohio

Statehood: 1 Mar 1803
17th state of the United States*

Bordering states:
South: Kentucky, West Virginia
East: Pennsylvania
West: Indiana, Michigan

Capital and largest city: Columbus

Map: Ohio, 1828
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Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division

Counties: Original counties as listed in the 1803 Ohio Constitution, Schedule, Sect. 7: Adams, Belmont, Clermont, Fairfield, Hamilton, Jefferson, Ross, Trumbull, and Washington. Ohio County Creation Dates and Parent Counties. Counties in 2020: 88.

Resources

Personal Library

State of Ohio

Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Vol. 4 in Two Parts, Part B, William Wade Hinshaw, originally published 1946, reprint 1994
Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Vol. 4 in Two Parts, Part B, William Wade Hinshaw, originally published 1946, reprint 1994
Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Vol. 5, Part B, William Wade Hinshaw, originally published 1946, reprint 1994
Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Vol. 5, Part B, William Wade Hinshaw, originally published 1946, reprint 1994
The Ohio State Archaeological and Historical Quarterly, Vol. 47, no. 4, The Ohio State Archaeological and Historical Society, 1938.
The Ohio State Archaeological and Historical Quarterly, Vol. 47, no. 4, The Ohio State Archaeological and Historical Society, 1938.
The Hoskinsville Rebellion, Noble County, p. 319

Guernsey County

1863 Civil War Draft List, Guernsey County, Ohio, Alice H. Morton, 2003. No index. Lists of names by townships.
Cemeteries of Guernsey County, Ohio, Jefferson Twp. Center Twp, vol. 4, Kurt Tostenson, 1994. INdex, p. 32. Thomas listings.
Cemeteries of Guernsey County, Ohio, Madison Twp., vol. 9, Kurt Tostenson, 1994.
Cemeteries of Guernsey County, Ohio, Madison Twp., vol. 9, Kurt Tostenson, 1994. Index, p. 52. Huffman, Savage, Thomas listings.
Cemeteries of Guernsey County, Ohio, Wills Twp, vol. 5, Guernsey County Genealogical Society, O.G.S. Chapter 5, 1994. Index, p. 93. Thomas listings.
Churches of Guernsey County, Cambridge Methodist Episcopal Church, vol. 1, Kurt Tostenson and Betty Fahner, 1994. Index, p. 229.
Phillis, Savage, and Thomas listings.
Guernsey County Genealogical Society, O.G.S. Chapter 5, Cambridge Township, Kurt Tostenson and Betty Fahner, 1995. Index, p. 86. Thomas listings.
Sidelines Stories of Guernsey County, Ohio, Indexed, Guernsey County Genealogical Society, 1990. Index, p. 161. Savage and Thomas listings.
Stories of Guernsey County, Ohio, History of an Average Ohio County, William G. Wolfe, 1943.
Morris Ader (Adair), p. 241.
Washington Township, Guernsey County, Ohio Local History and Genealogical Data, Alice H. Morton, 2003.
Washington Township, Guernsey County, Ohio Local History and Genealogical Data, Alice H. Morton, 2003. Index, p. 194. No Phillis, Savage, or Thomas listed in index.

Noble County

Centennial Atlas of Noble County, Ohio, Wall, Mann and Hall, 1876.
Also available online
The County of Noble, Hon. Frank M. Martin, 1904.
Also available online
Memories From Yesteryear of Washington, Morgan, and Noble Counties, Glen Chandler, 1994.
Memories From Yesteryear of Washington, Morgan, and Noble Counties, Glen Chandler, 1994.

Virtual Libraries

State of Ohio

Historical Collections of Ohio, Henry Howe, 1848.

Historical Collections of Ohio in Two Volumes, An Encyclopedia of the State, vol. 1, Henry Howe, LL.D., 1907.

Historical Collections of Ohio in Three Volumes, An Encyclopedia of the State , vol. 3, Henry Howe, LL.D., 1891.

Ohio Early State and Local History, Daughters of the American Revolution, 1915.

Guernsey County

History of Guernsey County, Ohio, vol. 1,
Col. Cyrus B. Sarchet, 1911.

History of Guernsey County, Ohio, vol. 2,
Col. Cyrus B. Sarchet, 1911.

Portrait and Biographical Record of Guernsey County, Ohio, 1895.

Morgan County

History of Morgan County, Ohio, with Portraits and Biographical Sketches of Some of its Pioneers and Prominent Men, Charles Robertson, M.D., 1886.

The Pioneers of Morgan County, Memoirs of Noah J. Major, 1915.

Noble County

History of Noble County, Ohio: With Portraits and Biographical Sketches of the Pioneers and Prominent Men, 1887.

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Institutions, Societies, and Government Websites

1803 Ohio Constitution

Ohio Genealogical Society

Ohio History Connection/Ohio Historical Society Publications

Ohio Archaeological and Historical Publications, vol. 13, Ohio Historical Society, 1901.

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Digitized Newspapers

Newspapers.com: Ohio

Newspapers Archive: Ohio

Genealogy Bank: Ohio

Chronicling America, digitized: Ohio

NewsLibrary: Ohio

Community History Archive Newspapers: Ohio

Small Town Newspapers
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Maps

Ohio Maps, Library of Congress

Ohio Landowner Maps, Library of Congress

Interactive Map of Ohio County Formation History, Maps of U.S.

Historical Maps Works: Ohio

Guernsey County

Guernsey County Maps

Historical Views and Maps of Guernsey County, Ohio

Manuscripts

Ohio Manuscripts, Archive Grid

Ohio Manuscripts, Library of Congress

Postcards and photos

Panorama View, Business Section, Cambridge, Ohio, 1908.

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Guernsey County Newspapers 1800-1900

DatesTitleLocationHolding Location
1824-1834Guernsey TimesCambridge
1826-18??Washington Republican and
Guernsey Recorder
Old Washington
1834-1840Guernsey Times and Farmers’
and Mechanics’ Advocate
Cambridge
1840-1840Guernsey TimesCambridge
18??-1841Democratic star and Guernsey
County Advertiser
Old Washington
1841-1842Guernsey County TimesCambridge
1841-18??The Democratic Signal and
Literary Compiler
Old Washington
1842-1903Guernsey TimesCambridge
1843-1869Guernsey JeffersonianOld WashingtonNP 1844–1846
NA 1844-1846
1846-1846The Pot Metal.Washington
1848-1848Rough and ReadyCambridge
1860-1870Cambridge Guernsey
Jeffersonian
CambridgeNA 1860-1870
1869-1882Cambridge NewsCambridgeNA 1874-1880
1870-1918Cambridge JeffersonianCambridgeNP 1871–1906
NA 1871-1918
1871-18??The Boy in BlueMiddlebourne
1875-1920Quaker City IndependentQuaker City
1879-18??Guernsey TimesCambridge
1883-1884Daily Guernsey TimesCambridge
1890-1890Daily Guernsey TimesCambridge
1890-18??Our Scrap BookCambridge
1892-currentThe Daily JeffersonianCambridgeNP 1954
NA 1912-1977
1892-1952Cumberland EchoCumberland
1897-1907Daily Guernsey TimesCambridge
1899-190?Pleasant City NewsPleasant City
18??-19??Cambridge HeraldCambridgeNA 1882-1890
18??-19??Cambridge Daily SunCambridge
18??-19??Republican PressCambridge
18??-????The Peoples PressCambridge
19??-19??Byesville EnterpriseByesville
19??-19??Quaker City NewsQuaker City
19??-19??The Pleasant City RecorderPleasant City

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Finding Aids

Vital Records

Guernsey County, Ohio Birth and Death Records.

856 images.

Cambridge

Cambridge Ward 1 Deaths, 1886, img 284.
Cambridge Ward 1 Deaths, 1887, img 288.
Cambridge Ward 1 Deaths, 1895, img 291.
Cambridge Ward 1 Deaths, 1897, img 299.
Cambridge Ward 1 Deaths, 1898, img 304.
Cambridge Ward 1 Deaths, 1899, img 307.
Cambridge Ward 1 Deaths, 1900, img 311.
Cambridge Ward 1 Deaths, 1903, img 315.
Cambridge Ward 1 Deaths, 1904, img 324.
Cambridge Ward 1 Deaths, 1905, img 332.
Cambridge Ward 1 Deaths, 1906, img 338.
Cambridge Ward 1 Births and Deaths, 1908, img 341.
Cambridge Ward 2 Deaths, 1896, img 345.
Cambridge Ward 2 Deaths, 1897, img 345.
Cambridge Ward 2 Deaths, 1898, img 353.
Cambridge Ward 2 Deaths, 1899, img 356.
Cambridge Ward 2 Deaths, 1900, img 360.
Cambridge Ward 2 Deaths, 1904, img 364.
Cambridge Ward 2 Deaths, 1906, img 369.
Cambridge Ward 2 Deaths, 1908, img 373.
Cambridge Ward 3 Deaths, 1885, img 378.
Cambridge Ward 3 Deaths, 1894, img 380.
Cambridge Ward 3 Deaths, 1886, img 384.
Cambridge Ward 3 Deaths, 1896, img 387.
Cambridge Ward 3 Deaths, 1897, img 391.
Cambridge Ward 3 Deaths, 1898, img 395.
Cambridge Ward 3 Deaths, 1900, img 398.
Cambridge Ward 3 Deaths, 1901, img 403.
Cambridge Ward 3 Deaths, 1903, img 407.
Cambridge Ward 3 Deaths, 1905, img 413.
Cambridge Ward 3 Deaths, 1906, img 419.
Cambridge Ward 3 Births and Deaths, 1908, img 426.
Cambridge Ward 4 Deaths, 1885, img 430.
Cambridge Ward 4 Deaths, 1895, img 433.
Cambridge Ward 4 Deaths, 1897, img 437.
Cambridge Ward 4 Deaths, 1898, img 441.
Cambridge Ward 4 Deaths, 1900, img 444.
Cambridge Ward 4 Deaths, 1901, img 449.
Cambridge Ward 4 Deaths, 1906, img 454.
Cambridge Ward 4 Birth and Deaths, 1908, img 458.
Cambridge Ward 5 Deaths, 1885, img 462.
Cambridge Ward 5 Deaths, 1897, img 467.
Cambridge Ward 5 Deaths, 1898, img 472.
Cambridge Ward 5 Deaths, 1899, img 475.
Cambridge Ward 5 Deaths, 1901, img 479.
Cambridge Ward A Deaths, 1887-1888, img 485.
Cambridge Ward A Deaths, 1892, img 488.
Cambridge Ward A Births and Deaths, 1888-1889, img 492.
Cambridge Ward B Deaths, 1887-1888, img 497.
Cambridge Ward B Births and Deaths, 1888-1889, img 500.
Cambridge Ward B Deaths, 1890, img 504.
Cambridge Ward B Births and Deaths, 1891, img 507.

Cambridge Ward B Deaths, 1892, img 513.
Cambridge Ward C Deaths, 1887-1888, img 511.
Cambridge Ward C Births and Deaths, 1889, img 521.
Cambridge Ward C Births and Deaths, 1891, img 525.
Cambridge Ward C Deaths, 1892, img 529.
Cambridge Ward D Deaths, 1887-1888, img 534.
Cambridge Ward D Births and Deaths, 1889, img 537.
Cambridge Ward D Births and Deaths, 1891, img 542.
Cambridge Ward D Deaths, 1892, img 546.
Cambridge Precinct 1 Deaths, 1887, img 550.
Cambridge Precinct 1 Deaths, 1888, img 553.
Cambridge Precinct 1 Births and Deaths, 1889, img 556.
Cambridge Precinct 1 Deaths, 1890, img 560.
Cambridge Precinct 1 Deaths, 1892, img 563.
Cambridge Precinct 1 Deaths, 1902, img 567.
Cambridge Precinct 2 Deaths, 1885, img 573.
Cambridge Precinct 2 Deaths, 1887, img 576.
Cambridge Precinct 2 Deaths, 1888-1888, img 579.
Cambridge Precinct 2 Deaths, 1890, img 582.
Cambridge Precinct 2 Deaths, 1891, img 585.
Cambridge Precinct 2 Deaths, 1891, img 588.
Cambridge Precinct 2 Deaths, 1895, img 592.
Cambridge Precinct 2 Deaths, 1902, img 596.
Cambridge Precinct 3 Deaths, 1887, img 601.
Cambridge Precinct 3 Deaths, 1888, img 604.
Cambridge Precinct 3 Births and Deaths, 1889, img 607.
Cambridge Precinct 3 Births and Deaths, 1891, img 612.
Cambridge Precinct 3 Deaths, 1892, img 617.
Cambridge Precinct 3 Deaths, 1892, img 617.
Cambridge Precinct 4 Deaths, 1892, img 621.

Cambridge Precinct 4 Deaths, 1892, img 621.
Cambridge Precinct 4 Deaths, 1887, img 624.
Cambridge Precinct 4 Deaths, 1887-1888, img 628.
Cambridge Precinct 4 Births and Deaths, 1891, img 633.
Cambridge Precinct 4 Deaths, 1892, img 637.
Cambridge Precinct 4 Deaths, 1902, img 641.
Cambridge Ward 3 Deaths, 1887, img 647.
Guernsey County Deaths, 1887, img 651.
Cambridge Ward 2 Deaths, 1887, img 653.
Cambridge Deaths, 1895, img 657.
Cambridge Deaths, 1897, img 662.
Cambridge Deaths, 1898, img 667.
Cambridge Deaths, 1899, img 670.
Cambridge Deaths, 1901, img 674.
Cambridge Deaths, 1902, img 678.
Cambridge Deaths, 1905, img 683.
Cambridge Deaths, 1906, img 683.

Adams Township

Adams Township Deaths 1885, img 216.
Adams Township Deaths 1887, img 219.
Adams Township Deaths 1887-1888, img 222.
Adams Township Deaths 1892, img 225.
Adams Township Deaths 1893-1894, img 229.
Adams Township Deaths 1897, img 233.
Adams Township Deaths 1898, img 237.
Adams Township Deaths 1899, img 240.
Adams Township Deaths 1900, img 244.
Adams Township Deaths 1901, img 248.
Adams Township Deaths 1902, img 252
Adams Township Deaths 1903, img 257.
Adams Township Deaths 1904, img 262.
Adams Township Deaths 1905, img 267.
Adams Township Deaths 1906, img 271.
Adams Township Deaths 1907, img 275.
Adams Township Births and Deaths 1908, img 279.

Center

Begins image 693. Not searched.

Westland Township

Westland Township Births 1885, img 5.
Westland Township Births and Death 1888-89, img 11.
Westland Township Births 1890, img 16.
Westland Township Births 1891, img 21.
Westland Township Births 1892, img 25.
Westland Township Births 1895, img 28.
Westland Township Births 1896, img 31.
Westland Township Births 1895, img 34.
Westland Township Births 1898, img 37.
Westland Township Births 1899, img 40.
Westland Township Births 1902, img 43.
Westland Township Births 1904, img 47.
Westland Township Births 1908, img 52.

Wheeland Township

Wheeling Township Births 1887-1888, img 57.
Wheeling Township Births 1892, img 61.
Wheeling Township Births 1897, img 64.
Wheeling Township Births 1898, img 68.
Wheeling Township Births and Deaths 1888, img 71.
Wheeling Township Births 1890, img 76.
Wheeling Township Births and Deaths 1891, img 79.
Wheeling Township Births 1895, img 85.
Wheeling Township Births 1899, img 87.
Wheeling Township Births 1899, img 96.
Wheeling Township Births 1900, img 100.
Wheeling Township Births 1902, img 104.
Wheeling Township Births 1903, img 112.
Wheeling Township Births 1904, img 118.
Wheeling Township Births 1905, img 122. Wheeling Township Births 1906, img 125.
Wheeling Township Births 1908, img 128.

Wills Township

Wills Township Births 1885, img 133.
Wills Township Births 1886, img 136.
Wills Township Births 1887, img 141.
Wills Township Births 1890, img 146.
Wills Township Births 1892, img 150.
Wills Township Births 1894, img 154.
Wills Township Births 1895, img 160.
Wills Township Births 1896, img 165.
Wills Township Births 1895, img 160.
Wills Township Births 1897, img 168.
Wills Township Births 1898, img 174.
Wills Township Births 1899, img 178.
Wills Township Birth and Deaths, 1888-1889, img 183.
Wills Township Births 1901, img 188.
Wills Township Births 1902, img 192.
Wills Township Births 1904, img 196.
Wills Township Births 1905, img 200.
Wills Township Births 1906, img 204.
Wills Township Births 1908, img 207.

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