Genealogy Projects tagged with Delaware County on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Delaware County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Delaware County, Ohio.= Official Website =The county was formed in 1808 from Franklin County, Ohio. Both the county and its seat are named after the Delaware Indian tribe. It is the birthplace of US President Rutherford B. Hayes. Adjacent Counties * Morrow County * Knox County * Licking County * Franklin County * Union County * Mario...

  • Columbus, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Columbus, Ohio.= Official Website =Columbus is the county seat of Franklin County.The "Burough of Columbus" was officially established on February 10, 1816. Nine people were elected to fill the various positions of Mayor, Treasurer, and several others. In 1816-1817, Jarvis W. Pike would serve as the 1st Mayor. Although the recent War ...

  • Delaware County, Pennsylvania

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Delaware County, Pennsylvania.= Official Website = Overview Delaware County lies in the river and bay drainage area named "Delaware" in honor of Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr, Governor of the nearby English colony of Virginia. The land was explored by Henry Hudson in 1609, and over the next several decades it was variously claimed...

  • Ohio Wesleyan University

    Wikipedia =Ohio Wesleyan University (also known as Wesleyan or OWU) is a private liberal arts college in Delaware, Ohio, United States. It was founded in 1842 by Methodist leaders and Central Ohio residents as a nonsectarian institution, and is a member of the Ohio Five — a consortium of Ohio liberal arts colleges. Ohio Wesleyan has always admitted students irrespective of religion or race and ...

  • Haverford College

    Wikipedia ==Haverford College=Haverford College is a private, coeducational liberal arts college located in Haverford, Pennsylvania, United States, a suburb of Philadelphia. All students of the College are undergraduates, and nearly all reside on campus.The college was founded in 1833 by area members of the Orthodox Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) to en...

  • Delaware County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Delaware County, Iowa.The county takes its name after the U.S. state of Delaware. Adjacent Counties * Buchanan County * Clayton County * Dubuque County * Fayette County * Linn County * Jones County Cities *Colesburg*Delaware*Delhi*Dundee*Dyersville*Earlville*Edgewood*Greeley*Hopkinton*Manchester (County Seat)*Masonville*Ryan Other Tow...

  • Mount Moriah Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    This project is for those who are buried in Mount Moriah Cemetery in Philadelphia. Mount Moriah Cemetery, situated in Philadelphia and Delaware Counties in Pennsylvania encompasses 380 acres with approximately 200,000 to 300,000 burials. In April 2011, the cemetery was abandoned and the Friends of Mount Moriah Cemetery, Inc. began working to restore the property, which had been neglected for m...

  • Delaware County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Delaware County, New York.= Official Website =Delaware County was formed in 1797 by combining portions of Otsego and Ulster counties. Adjacent Counties * Broome County * Chenango County * Otsego County * Wayne County, Penn. * Schoharie County * Greene County * Ulster County

  • St. Charles Borromeo Seminary (Pennsylvania)

    Wikipedia =St. Charles Borromeo Seminary is a Roman Catholic seminary in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania. It is named for Saint Charles Borromeo and it is the seminary of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Philadelphia. The seminary is accredited by both the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada.It consists of four divisio...

  • Otterbein University

    Wikipedia =Formerly, Otterbein College, Otterbein University is a private university in Westerville, Ohio. It offers 74 majors and 44 minors as well as eight graduate programs. The university was founded in 1847 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ and named for United Brethren founder the Rev. Philip William Otterbein. As a result of a division and two mergers involving the church, i...

  • Ball State University

    Wikipedia =Ball State University, commonly referred to as Ball State or BSU, is a public coeducational research university in Muncie, Indiana, United States, with two satellite facilities in Fishers and Indianapolis. On July 25, 1917, the Ball brothers, industrialists and founders of the Ball Corporation, acquired the foreclosed Indiana Normal Institute for $35,100 and gave the school and surro...

  • Muncie, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Muncie, Indiana.= Official Website =Muncie is the county seat of Delaware County. Contrary to popular legend, the city's early name of Munsee Town is derived from the "Munsee" clan of Lenape people, the white settlers' name for a group of Native Americans whose village was once situated along the White River. There is no evidence that...

  • Oak Grove Cemetery,Delaware, Delaware County, Ohio, 43015 USA

    Oak Grove Cemetery,Delaware, Delaware County, Ohio, 43015 USA: Find a Grave The cemetery is located on the west side of South Sandusky Street at its intersection with Weiser Avenue. The cemetery was established in 1850 with the first burial occurring on 20 June 1851. The cemetery is 80 acres in size.The cemetery is located in the city of Delaware, Delaware Township, Delaware County, Ohio, and i...

  • Lawn Croft Cemetery, Linwood, Pennsylvania

    Please add profiles of those interred in Lawn Croft Cemetery, Linwood, Delaware County, Pennsylvania.Lawn Croft Cemetery is situated nearby to Chichester Rest Area, close to West Branch Naaman Creek, on 1000 West Ridge Road. Notable Interments *Ellsworth Elmer "Bert" Cunningham (1865-1952) - MLB Player*Bristol Robotham Lord (1883-1964) - MLB Player*Mickey Vernon (1918-2008) - MLB Player, Manage...

  • Delaware County, Oklahoma

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Delaware County, Oklahoma. History Archaeological studies have shown that at least three different periods of prehistoric people had lived in the area covered by Delaware County. These included 23 Archaic, 17 Woodland, and 63 Eastern Villager sites. Artifacts date back between 1400 and 2000 years from the present. Many of these sites ...

  • Delaware County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Delaware County, Indiana.= Official Website = Overview Delaware County was authorized in Jan. 1820 on New Purchase lands south of the Wabash River gained with the 1818 Treaty of St. Mary's. It encompassed the drainage basin of the White River, along which the Delaware, a Native American people had settled, and from which the County ta...