Genealogy Projects tagged with Meigs County on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Meigs County, Tennessee

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Meigs County, Tennessee.= Official Website = History Before 1819, the area that is now Meigs County was part of the Cherokee nation.Especially following the American Revolutionary War, land-hungry European-American settlers began to enter this territory in greater number. They established ferries across the Tennessee River from Rhea C...

  • Meigs County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Meigs County, Ohio.= Official Website =On January 21, 1819, the Ohio government authorized the creation of Meigs County. Residents named the county in honor of Return Jonathan Meigs, Jr., a former governor of Ohio. During the American Civil War, the Battle of Buffington Island took place in Meigs County. This was the only battle to oc...