Ohio Family History Societies (A-C)

This section lists associations from Auglaize to Clermont giving details about each one and what resources and publications they offer.

County and Other Societies

Auglaize County Genealogical Society

Many publications are available for sale, including:

  • Births 1867-1897
  • Cemetery Inscriptions
  • Death Mentions from Early Newspapers 1869-1899
  • Deaths 1867-1898
  • Early Births 1830-1869
  • Funeral Cards
  • Marriages 1848-1898
  • Naturalisations 1840-1906
  • Obituaries
Website:
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohaugogs/index.html

Belmont County Genealogical Society

Many databases are available, which include:

  • 1830, 1840, 1850 and 1880 Census Indexes
  • Belmont Co. Lawyers admitted to Practice
  • Belmont Co. Sheriffs
  • Cemetery Transcripts
  • Tax Lists
  • Will Testators 1810-1882

Numerous publications are available for sale, which include:

  • 1900 Belmont Co. Census
  • Ancestor Charts
  • Deaths
  • Graveyard Transcriptions
  • Marriages
  • Methodist Protestant Records
  • Newspaper Abstracts
  • Special Schedules of the Eleventh Census(1890)
  • Widows of Union Veterans of the Civil War
Website:
http://www.belmontccogs.org/

Butler County Historical Society

Many archives are located in Benninghofen House, which incorporate:

  • Area Histories
  • Births 1856-1857 and 1867-1872
  • Business Collection
  • Cemetery Transcripts
  • Directories
  • Federal Census Returns
  • John Woods Papers(Court Papers)
  • Marriages 1803-1847 and 1853-1858
  • Newspapers
  • Obituaries 1908-1930
  • Plat Maps
  • Reference Files for a variety of topics
  • School Memorabilia

Website: 
http://www.bchistoricalsociety.com 


Carroll County Genealogical Society

The association was established 1981. Their aims are to encourage and promote the study of family history and genealogy.

Their aims are also to gather and record historical information and to give advice to people conducting their own family tree research.

Many resources are available in their Library, including:

  • Armed Service Index 1865-1889
  • Births 1869-1879
  • Carroll Union Press Obituaries 1863
  • Common Pleas Court Documents
  • Death Certificates 1909-1940
  • Death Records 1951-1960
  • Deaths 1867-1909
  • Deed General Index 1855-1893
  • Guardians Docket 1900-1929
  • Marriages 1833-1936
  • Obituary Collection 1874-2004
  • Patent Deeds 1833-1874
  • Probate 1833-1903
  • Sheriff's Docket Book 1853-1877
  • Sherrodsville Obituaries 1896-1897
  • Tax Documents

Some Cemetery Transcripts are also accessible, along with an Index of Death Notices in the Carroll Chronicle in 1929 and C. E. Gotschall Store Ledger Lamartine (Perrysville), Ohio 1919.

Many publications are also available for sale, which incorporate:

  • 1834 Tax Documents
  • 1874 Historical Atlas of the Area.
  • Births 1867-1908
  • Graveyard Transcripts
  • Marriages 1833-1875
  • Obituaries listed in the Free Press Standard from part of 1999 to 2001
  • Will and Estate Index 1833-1900
Website:
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohcarcgs/

Clermont County Genealogical Society

The association was organised in 1977.  Many databases and resources are accessible, which include an Index of First Family Pioneers, some Cemetery Records, Articles from past Issues of their Newsletter and a List of Newspapers.

The association has a Library where an extensive collection of archives are accessible, which incorporate:

  • Bible Records
  • Genealogies
  • General Correspondence Files
  • Graveyard Transcriptions
  • Obituaries

An Alphabetical list of these archives is also available.

Website:
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohclecgs