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  • Ohio in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from Ohio who served in the Union Army.

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  • Geauga County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Geauga County, Ohio.= Official Website =Geauga County is named after the Onondaga word jyo’ä·gak or Seneca jo’ä·ka, both meaning 'raccoon' (originally the name of the Grand River).After the discovery of the New World, the land that became Geauga County was originally part of the French colony of Canada (New France), which was ceded i...

  • Paulding County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Paulding County, Ohio. History The county was created in 1820 and later organized in 1839. It is named for John Paulding, one of the captors of Major John André in the American Revolutionary War. 1825, entrepreneurs promoted other canals, including the Miami and Erie Canal and the Wabash and Erie Canal. The Miami and Erie ran fro...

  • Knox County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Knox County, Ohio.= Official Website =Knox County was formed in 1808 and was named for Henry Knox, an officer in the American Revolutionary War who was later the first Secretary of War. Adjacent Counties * Ashland County * Holmes County * Coshocton County * Licking County * Delaware County * Morrow County * Richland County

  • Kenyon College

    Wikipedia =Kenyon College is a private liberal arts college in Gambier, Ohio, United States, founded in 1824 by Philander Chase. It is the oldest private college in Ohio and is affiliated with the Episcopal Church. The campus is noted for its Collegiate Gothic architecture and rural setting. Kenyon College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colle...

  • Champaign County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Champaign County, Ohio.The county takes its name from the French word for "open level country". Adjacent Counties * Logan County * Union County * Madison County * Clark County * Miami County * Shelby County Cities & Villages *Christiansburg*Mechanicsburg*Mutual*North Lewisburg*St. Paris*Urbana (County Seat)*Woodstock Links Wikipedia

  • Franklin County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Franklin County, Ohio. It is not to be confused with the city of Franklin in Warren County. = Official Website =On March 30, 1803, the Ohio government authorized the creation of Franklin County. The county originally was part of Ross County. Residents named the county in honor of Benjamin Franklin. In 1816, Franklin County's Columbus...

  • Portage County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Portage County, Ohio. Official Website The county was created in 1807 and organized in 1808 and is named for the portage between the Cuyahoga and Tuscarawas Rivers. Cities, Towns and Communities: Atwater - Aurora - Black Horse - Brady Lake - Brimfield - Campbellsport - Charlestown - Deerfield - Diamond - Edinburg - Franklin - F...

  • Mahoning County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Mahoning County, Ohio.= Official Website =The county is named for a Lenape word meaning "at the licks" or "there is a lick", referring to the salt licks in the area. Mahoning County was formed on March 1, 1846; the 83rd county in Ohio. Adjacent Counties * Lawrence County, Penn. * Columbiana County * Stark County * Mercer County, Penn...

  • Ohio State University

    Wikipedia =The Ohio State University, commonly referred to as Ohio State or OSU, is a public research university in Columbus, Ohio.Founded in 1870, as a land-grant university and ninth university in Ohio with the Morrill Act of 1862, the university was originally know as the Ohio Agriculture and Mechanical College.The college began with a focus on training students in various agricultural and m...

  • Poland Riverside Cemetery, Poland, Ohio

    This project is for those buried in Poland Riverside Cemetery, Poland, Mahoning County, Ohio. The cemetery is located on 110 Riverside Drive and is also known as Poland Cemetery and Riverside Cemetery . In 1865 a few Poland Village men realized that the graveyard next to the Presbyterian Church would not be large enough for the many returning Civil War veterans and their families. To honor th...

  • Lorain County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lorain County, Ohio.= Official Website =Lorain County was established in 1822. The original proposed name for the county was "Colerain". The final name "Lorain" seems to have no true intended connection to the Alsace-Lorraine area of France, as theorized by later historians. Adjacent Counties * Cuyahoga County * Medina County * Huron ...

  • Hamilton County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Hamilton County, Ohio.= Official Website = History The southern portion of Hamilton County was originally owned and surveyed by John Cleves Symmes, and the region was a part of the Symmes Purchase. The first settlers rafted down the Ohio River in 1788 following the American Revolutionary War. They established the towns of Losantivill...

  • Ohio counties, cities and towns

    This project is part of the State of Ohio Portal. ==About the Project=Please use this project to add, research, document, and discuss your ancestors from Ohio. You can add profiles for:* People born in Ohio* People who lived in Ohio* People who died in OhioWhen you find helpful resources for research, please share them here so that others can benefit.If you have projects related specifically to...

  • Pine Knoll Cemetery, Lordstown, Ohio

    This project is for those who are buried in Pine Knoll Cemetery, Lordstown, Trumbull County, Ohio. The cemetery is located on the north side of Hewitt Gifford Road SW (County Road 84) about 900 feet west of its intersection with Tod Road SW (Ohio State Route 45). Wilson Cemetery is sections A and B of Pine Knoll Cemetery. It is also known as Wilson Cemetery . The cemetery is located in Warren...

  • Stark County, Ohio, USA

    Please add profiles for people who were born, lived or died in Stark County, OH.

  • Medina County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Medina County, Ohio.= Official Website =The county was created in 1812 and later organized in 1818. It is named for Medina, a city in Saudi Arabia. Adjacent Counties * Cuyahoga County * Summit County * Lorain County * Ashland County * Wayne County Cities & Villages *Brunswick*Chippewa Lake*Creston (part)*Gloria Glens Park*Lodi*Medina ...

  • Lake Park Cemetery, Youngstown, Ohio

    This project is for those buried in Lake Park Cemetery, located on 1459 East Midlothian Boulevard, Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio. Notable Burials John Gordon Cooper (1872-1955) - US Congress Links Find a Grave Milano Monuments Ohio Gravestones Billion Graves

  • Warren County, Ohio, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Warren County, OH.Warren County was created in 1803 from Hamilton County. It is named after , Towns and Communities * +Denotes county seat* ^Denotes ghost towns* #Denotes location in two or more countiesBeedles Station - Blackhawk - Blanchester - Blue Ball - Brown's Store - Butlerville - ^Camargo - #Carlisle - Clearcreek - Corwin - Co...

  • Athens County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Athens County, Ohio .= Official Website =Formed on February 20, 1805, Athens County was named for Athens, Greece. Athens County was originally part of Washington County . Ohio University , the earliest institution of higher education in Ohio , was established in Athens in 1804. The county also was home to Ohio 's first library, the Co...

  • Columbiana County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Columbiana County, Ohio.Columbiana County was founded in 1803 and named in honor of Christopher Columbus, combining his surname with the suffix -iana. The county was the scene of one of the northern-most action fought during the American Civil War; on July 26, 1863 Confederate raiders under John Morgan were surrounded and captured by...

  • Pike County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Pike County, Ohio. Pike County was organized on February 1, 1815 and was named in honor of Zebulon Pike, the explorer and soldier who had recently been killed in the War of 1812. The county was the site of the Pike County Massacre where eight members of the Rhoden family were shot and killed the evening of April 21–22, 2016. Adja...

  • Miami University

    Wikipedia ==Miami University=Miami University (also referred to as Miami U, Miami of Ohio, or simply Miami) is a coeducational public research university located in Oxford, Ohio, United States. Founded in 1809, although classes were not held until 1824, it is the 10th oldest public university in the United States and the second oldest university in Ohio, founded five years after Ohio University...

  • Army of the Ohio (USA), US Civil War

    The Army of the Ohio was the name of two Union armies in the American Civil War. The first army became the Army of the Cumberland and the second army was created in 1863.= Commanders =* Maj. Gen. Don Carlos Buell (November 15, 1861 – October 24, 1862) also department commander until March 11* Maj. Gen. William S. Rosecrans (October 24 – October 30, 1862) became the Army of the Cumberland* Maj. ...

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  • Oakwood Cemetery, Bucyrus, Ohio

    This project is for those who are buried in Oakwood Cemetery, located on 835 Kaler Avenue, Bucyrus, Crawford County, Ohio.Although the first burial of record was that of Lillie, the five-year old daughter of John A. & Susan S. Craig , who died November 12, 1858, the remains of many other people have been transferred from other burial places. Many of these are transfers of people who died well b...

  • Crawford County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Crawford County, Ohio.The county was created in 1820 and later organized in 1836. It was named for Colonel William Crawford, a soldier during the American Revolution. Adjacent Counties * Seneca County * Huron County * Richland County * Morrow County * Marion County * Wyandot County Cities & Townships *Auburn*Bucyrus (County Seat)*Cha...

  • Marion County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Marion County, Ohio.= Official Website =The county was created in 1820 and later organized in 1824. It is named for General Francis "The Swamp Fox" Marion, a South Carolinian officer in the Revolutionary War. Adjacent Counties * Crawford County * Morrow County * Wyandot County * Delaware County * Union County * Hardin County Cities, V...

  • Pickaway County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Pickaway County, Ohio. Official Website Pickaway County was created in March 1810 and its name is derived from the Pekowi band of Shawnee Indians, who inhabited the area. Adjacent Counties Franklin County Fairfield County Hocking County Ross County Madison County Fayette County Cities & Villages Ashville ...

  • Ross County, Ohio, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Ross County, OH.

  • Dayton, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Dayton, Ohio.Dayton is the county seat of Montgomery County. History Wikipedia Dayton was founded on April 1, 1796, by 12 settlers known as the Thompson Party. They traveled in March from Cincinnati up the Great Miami River by pirogue and landed at what is now St. Clair Street, where they found two small camps of Native Americans. Amo...

  • Montgomery County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Montgomery County, Ohio.= Official Website =Established May 01, 1803, Montgomery County was named in honor of Richard Montgomery, an American Revolutionary War general killed in 1775 while attempting to capture Quebec City, Canada. Adjacent Counties * Miami County * Clark County * Greene County * Warren County * Darke County * Preble...

  • Tuscarawas County, Ohio, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Tuscarawas County, OH.

  • Trumbull County, Ohio, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Trumbull County, OH.

  • Perry County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Perry County, Ohio. Official Website Founded on March 1, 1818, it was the 55th county to be formed in Ohio. The county is named for Oliver Hazard Perry, a hero of the War of 1812. Adjacent Counties Licking County Muskingum County Morgan County Athens County Hocking County Fairfield County Villages, Towns, Towns...

  • Richland County, Ohio, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Richland County, OH.

  • Akron, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Akron, Ohio .Akron is the county seat of Summit County .= Official Website = History The city was founded in 1825 by Simon Perkins and Paul Williams, along the Little Cuyahoga River at the summit of the developing Ohio and Erie Canal. The name is derived from the Greek word signifying a summit or high point. It was briefly renamed Sou...

  • Summit County, Ohio, USA

    Please add profiles for people who were born in Summit County, OH.

  • Old Lutheran Cemetery, McCutchenville, Ohio

    This project is for those buried in the Old Lutheran Cemetery in McCutchenville, Wyandot County, Ohio.The cemetery is located on the east side of Cass Street about 300 feet north of its intersection with Perry Street (County Road 35) and is also known as Lutheran Cemetery .The cemetery is located in Tymochtee Township, Wyandot County, Ohio, and is # 13013 (Lutheran Cemetery) in “Ohio Cemeteries...

  • Cuyahoga County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Cuyahoga County, Ohio.Cuyahoga County was originally part of the French colony of Canada (New France), which was ceded in 1763 to Great Britain and renamed Province of Quebec. In the late 18th century the land became part of the Connecticut Western Reserve in the Northwest Territory, then was purchased by the Connecticut Land Company...

  • Huron County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Huron County, Ohio.Huron County was named in honor of the Huron Indians (Wyandot), an Iroquoian-speaking tribe who occupied large areas in the Great Lakes region. It was created in 1809 and later organized in 1815. Adjacent Counties * Erie County * Lorain County * Sandusky County * Ashland County * Crawford County * Seneca County * Ri...

  • Greene County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Greene County, Ohio.= Official Website =Greene County is named after Maj. Gen. Nathanael Greene of the Continental Army. Adjacent Counties * Clark County * Madison County * Montgomery County * Fayette County * Clinton County * Warren County Cities & Villages

  • Ohio General Assembly

    The Ohio General Assembly is the state legislature of the U.S. state of Ohio. It consists of the 99-member Ohio House of Representatives and the 33-member Ohio Senate. Both houses of the General Assembly meet at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.The General Assembly first convened in Chillicothe, then the Ohio capital, on March 1, 1803.The second constitution of Ohio, effective in 1851, took away...

  • Seneca County, Ohio, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Seneca County, OH.

  • Cincinnati, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Cincinnati, Ohio.= Official Website = Overview Settled in 1788, the city is located at the northern side of the confluence of the Licking and Ohio rivers, the latter of which marks the state line with Kentucky. The city is the economic and cultural hub of the Cincinnati metropolitan area, the fastest growing economic power in the Midw...

  • Adams County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Adams County, Ohio .Adams County is a county in the U.S. state of Ohio . As of the 2010 census, the population was 28,550. Its county seat is West Union. The county is named after John Adams, the second President of the United States . Adjacent Counties * Highland County * Pike County * Scioto County

  • Erie County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Erie County, Ohio.= Official Website =The county was formed in 1838 and is named for the Erie tribe, whose name was their word for "wildcat". Thomas Edison was born here and it is also the home to the Cedar Fair Entertainment Company and their flagship amusement park Cedar Point. Adjacent Counties & Provinces * Province of Ontario * L...

  • 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...

  • Hancock County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hancock County, Ohio.= Official Website =The county was created in 1820 and later organized in 1828. It was named for John Hancock, the first signer of the Declaration of Independence. Adjacent Counties * Allen County * Putnam County * Hardin County * Henry County * Seneca County * Wood County * Wyandot County

  • Licking County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for people who were born, lived or died in Licking County, Ohio.= Official Website =The county was formed on January 30, 1808. It is named after the Licking River, which is thought to be named for the salt licks that were in the area. However, one account explains it as an English pronunciation of the river's indigenous Delaware name W'li/'ik'/nk, which means "where the floo...

  • Pataskala Cemetery,Pataskala, Licking County, Ohio, 43062 USA

    Pataskala Cemetery, Pataskala, Licking County, Ohio, 43062 USA: Find a Grave The cemetery is located on the southwest side of Creek Road about 500 feet south of its intersection with East Mill Street. The cemetery is located in Lima Township, Licking County, Ohio, and is # 6676 and #6623 (Pataskala Cemetery) in “Ohio Cemeteries 1803-2003”, compiled by the Ohio Genealogical Society. The cem...

  • Putnam County, Ohio, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Putnam County, OH.

  • Williams County, Ohio, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Williams County, OH.

  • Ottawa County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Ottawa County, Ohio. Official Website On March 6, 1840, the State of Ohio authorized the creation of Ottawa County. Residents took the Indian word for "trader" as the county's name. On September 10, 1813, during the War of 1812, nine vessels of the United States Navy under Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, decisively defeated six ve...

  • Hocking County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hocking County, Ohio.The county was organized on March 1, 1818. Its name is from the Hocking River, the origins of which are disputed but is said to be a Delaware Indian word meaning "bottle river". Adjacent Counties * Athens County * Perry County * Vinton County * Fairfield County * Pickaway County * Ross County Cities & Villages *Bu...

  • Holmes County, Ohio, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Holmes County, Ohio.Holmes County was formed from Coshocton, Tuscarawas and Wayne counties. It has the second largest Amish population behind Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Cities, Towns and Communities: * +Denotes county seatBaltic - Becks Mills - Berlin - Big Prairie - Charm - Clark - Farmerstown - Glenmont - Hardy - Holmesville - ...

  • Morgan County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Morgan County, Ohio.= Official Website =Morgan County was formed on December 29, 1817 and was named after Daniel Morgan, a member in the Congress from Virginia, and general in the American Revolutionary War. Adjacent Counties * Athens County * Perry County * Noble County * Washington County * Muskingum County Villages, Townships & Co...

  • Missionaries of the Precious Blood Cemetery

    This project is for those who are buried in this Catholic cemetery in Carthagena, Mercer County, Ohio. The cemetery is located on 2860 US-127 and is also known as Precious Blood Missionaries Cemetery and Saint Charles Seminary . Saint Charles Center is the motherhouse of the Missionaries of the Precious Blood, Cincinnati Province. Located on 500 acres outside the tiny town of Carthagena, Ohio...

  • St. Charles Seminary (Ohio)

    Wikipedia St. Charles Seminary is a former American Catholic seminary, founded by the Missionaries of the Precious Blood in 1861 in Carthagena, Ohio. The seminary closed in 1969 and is now a retirement center for clergy and lay people. The seminary, chapel, and five other buildings were added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979. History The first buildings on the site of Sa...

  • Scioto County, Ohio, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Scioto County, OH.

  • Lawrence County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Lawrence County, Ohio.= Official Website =The county was created in 1815 and later organized in 1817. It is named for James Lawrence, the naval officer famous for the line "do not give up the ship". Adjacent Counties * Jackson County * Gallia County * Cabell County, WV * Scioto County * Boyd County, Ken. * Greenup County, Ken. * Wayn...

  • Logan County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Logan County, Ohio. It is not to be confused with the city of Logan in Hocking County. = Official Website =Logan County was established in 1818 and named for Benjamin Logan, who fought Native Americans in the area. Adjacent Counties * Hardin County * Auglaize County * Shelby County * Union County * Champaign County Cities & Villages *...

  • Oberlin College

    Wikipedia ==Oberlin College=Oberlin College is a private liberal arts college in Oberlin, Ohio, noteworthy for having been the first American institution of higher learning to regularly admit female and black students in addition to white males. The Oberlin Conservatory of Music, part of the college, is the oldest continuously operating conservatory in the country." Oberlin is noted for its pol...

  • Monroe County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for people who were born, lived or died in Monroe County, Ohio.= Official Website =Monroe County was formed on January 28, 1813 and was named after James Monroe, the U.S. Secretary of State when the county was formed, and later fifth President of the United States. Adjacent Counties * Belmont County * Marshall County, WV * Noble County * Tyler County, WV * Wetzel County, WV ...

  • National Aviation Hall of Fame

    National Aviation Hall of Fame=The National Aviation Hall of Fame was founded in 1962 as an Ohio non-profit corporation in Dayton, Ohio, the home of the Wright Brothers and the “birthplace of aviation.” The five founders of this organization were James W. Jacobs, Gregory C. Karas, John A. Lombard, Larry E. O’Neil, and Gerald E. Weller. On July 14, 1964 the National Aviation Hall of Fame was cha...

  • Old Silvercreek Cemetery, Jamestown, Ohio

    This project is for those buried in Old Silvercreek Cemetery, Jamestown, Greene County, Ohio.The cemetery is also known as Jamestown Cemetery and Silvercreek Cemetery Old . Find a Grave

  • Nevada Cemetery, Nevada, Ohio

    This project is for those buried in Nevada Cemetery, Nevada, Wyandot County, Ohio. Find a Grave Genealogy Trails

  • Ohio Veterans Home Cemetery

    Ohio Veterans Home Cemetery is located in Sandusky, Ohio. Find a Grave

  • Oceola Cemetery #3, Oceola, Ohio

    This project is for those buried in Oceola Cemetery #3 in Oceola, Crawford County, Ohio.The cemetery is located in Tod Township on the west side of Marion-Melmore Road (County Highway 1) approximately 1/4 mile south of Lincoln Highway. It has also been known as Oceola Tod Township Cemetery Find a Grave

  • Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery

    Wikipedia =Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in the city of Rittman, in Medina County, Ohio. Find a Grave

  • Wyandot County, Ohio, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Wyandot County, OH.

  • Henry County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Henry County, Ohio.= Official Website =The county was created in 1820 and later organized in 1834. It is named for Patrick Henry, the Virginian famous for his "give me liberty or give me death" speech. Adjacent Counties * Fulton County * Williams County * Lucas County * Defiance County * Putnam County * Hancock County * Wood County

  • Oak Harbor Union Cemetery, Oak Harbor, Ohio

    This project is for those buried in Oak Harbor Union Cemetery, Oak Harbor, Ottawa County, Ohio. Notable Burials *William Gordon (1862-1942) - US Congress Links Find a Grave Billion Graves Genealogy Trails

  • 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 ...

  • Ashtabula County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Ashtabula County, Ohio .After Europeans arrived in the Americas, the land that became Ashtabula County was originally part of the French colony of Canada ( New France ), which was ceded in 1763 to Great Britain and renamed Province of Quebec . In the late 18th century the land became part of the Connecticut Western Reserve in the Nor...

  • Washington County, Ohio, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Washington County, OH.

  • Brown County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of people who were born, lived or died in Brown County, Ohio. History The county was created in 1818 and is named for Major General Jacob Brown, an officer in the War of 1812 who was wounded at the Battle of Lundy's Lane.After the American Revolutionary War, the federal government established the Northwest Territory, a large area which encompassed the present county. In 1790...

  • Clermont County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of people who were born, lived or died in Clermont County, Ohio.= Official Website = History Ordinanced in 1800 as part of the Virginia Military District, Clermont is Ohio's eighth oldest county, the furthest county west in Appalachian Ohio, the eleventh oldest county of the former Northwest Territory.[9] Clermont County is part of the Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Stati...

  • Preble County, Ohio, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Preble County, OH.

  • Clark County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Clark County, Ohio.= Official Website =The county was created on March 1, 1818, and was named for General George Rogers Clark, a hero of the American Revolution. Adjacent Counties * Champaign County * Madison County * Greene County * Montgomery County * Miami County Cities, Towns & Villages *Bethel*Catawba*Clifton*Crystal Lakes*Donnel...

  • Swiss Emigration to North America

    American and Canadian family lines with roots in Switzerland. Examples of the Swiss immigrants atop those lines include:- Pierre Miville dit LeSuisse - born in 1602 in Fribourg, Canton of Fribourg- Hans Jacob Repass, II - born in 1737 in Ziefen, Liestal District, Canton of Basel-Landschaft- Anna Repass (nee Gerber) - born in 1740 in Sumiswald, Trachselwald District, Canton of Bern- Peter J Caic...

  • Shelby County, Ohio, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Shelby County, OH.

  • Wayne County, Ohio, USA

    Please add those who were born, lived or died in Wayne County, OH.

  • Miami County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Miami County, Ohio.= Official Website =On January 16, 1807, the Ohio government authorized the creation of Miami County. Residents named the county in honor of the Miami Indians. Adjacent Counties * Champaign County * Clark County * Montgomery County * Shelby County * Darke County Cities, Villages, Townships & Communities Alcony | Bet...

  • Northeast Ohio Medical University

    Wikipedia =Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) is a public, interprofessional, community-based health sciences university in Rootstown, Ohio. Until 2011, the school was known as the Northeastern Ohio Universities Colleges of Medicine and Pharmacy (NEOUCOM).Its medical school is the only in the United States that has partnerships with four public universities (University of Akron, Clevela...

  • 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...

  • Wood County, Ohio, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Wood County, OH.

  • Youngstown, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Youngstown, Ohio.Youngstown is the county seat of Mahoning County and extends into Trumbull County. Overview city was named for John Young, an early settler from Whitestown, New York, who established the community's first sawmill and gristmill. Youngstown is in a region of America that is often referred to as the Rust Belt. Traditiona...

  • 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...

  • Jefferson County, Ohio

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Jefferson County, Ohio.Jefferson County was organized on July 29, 1797, by proclamation of Governor Arthur St. Clair. In 1786, the United States built Fort Steuben to protect the government surveyors mapping the land west of the Ohio River. When the surveyors completed their task a few years later, the fort was abandoned. During the ...

  • Hardin County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hardin County, Ohio.= Official Website =The county was created in 1820 and later organized in 1833. It is named for John Hardin, an officer in the American Revolution. Adjacent Counties * Hancock County * Wyandot County * Allen County * Auglaize County * Logan County * Marion County * Union County

  • Cleveland State University

    Wikipedia =Cleveland State University (also known as Cleveland State or CSU) is a public university located in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, United States. It was established in 1964, and opened for classes in 1965 after acquiring the buildings, property, and students of Fenn College, a private school that had been in operation since 1923. CSU absorbed the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law in 1969....

  • Noble County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Noble County, Ohio.= Official Website =Noble County was formed on March 11, 1851and was the last and youngest county to be formed in the state. It was named for either James Noble or Warren P. Noble, each of whom was an early settler in this region.Noble County was home to the first North American oil well, the Thorla-McKee Well, whic...

  • Coshocton County, Ohio

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Coshocton County, Ohio.= Official Website =The county lies within the Appalachian region of the state. The county was formed on January 31, 1810 from portions of Muskingum and Tuscarawas Counties and later organized in 1811. Its name comes from the Delaware Indian language and has been translated as "union of waters" or "black bear cr...

  • Lindsey Cemetery, Lindsey, Ohio

    This project is for those interred in Lindsey Cemetery located in Lindsey, Sandusky County, Ohio.It is situated north of Hessville and about a mile from Old Lindsey Cemetery (now called Overmyer). Find a Grave Billion Graves

  • Ashland County Ohio

    Anyone Born Died Lived in Ashland county Ohio welcome to post = Wikipedia =Ashland County formed on February 24, 1846. Residents chose the name in honor of Henry Clay, a prominent member of the Whig Party during this period. Clay's home in Lexington, Kentucky, was named Ashland. Thomas Coulter established Perrysville, the first white settlement in Ashland County, in 1815, although individual wh...

  • Belmont County, Ohio

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